Whanganui River,
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Terms & Conditions, Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

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Cancellation policies

We reserve the right to cancel services in relation to weather or river safety conditions.
If a cancellation is due to bad weather on the day, no fee is incurred.

Transfer service 
Cancellations at least 24 hours before scheduled departure time no charge.
Cancellations within 24 hours of scheduled departure time will incur a full charge.

Accommodation including meals
Cancellations at least 48 hours before arrival incur no charge.
Cancellations less than 48 hours of arrival will incur a fee of 50% of total booking.
No shows – full value of booking charged.

Accommodation only
Cancellations at least 24 hours before arrival incur no charge.
Cancellations less than 24 hours before arrival will incur a fee of 50% of total booking.
No shows – full value of booking charged.

Tours
Cancellations at least 24 hours before scheduled tour departure incur no charge.
Cancellations less than 24 hours before scheduled tour departure incur a fee of 50% of total booking.
No shows – full value of booking charged.

Tour Cancellations
We reserve the right to cancel any tour due to unsuitable river or weather conditions.
We also reserve the right to cancel a tour if our minimum clients numbers x 4 adults is not reached. 

If either of these situations occur you will be contacted as soon as possible and offered an alternative tour date or your deposit / payment refunded.

Safety Management
With any outdoor adventure activity there is an element of risk and it is impossible to eliminate all hazards. All aspects of our operation are designed to put safety first. Our aim is to manage risks to acceptable levels. All our staff are trained to a high level of competence.

Clients are responsible for their own safety management they must listen to and follow our staffs instructions.

Clients must meet any additional costs arising from bad weather, or injury.

Clients are required to replace any equipment lost and are liable for the repair cost of any equipment damaged.

If you are a school/educational group ask us for a copy of our SOP or Rams to help you with your planning.

Any client who will be canoeing will be required to sign our safety terms and customer declaration prior to embarking on our tours. 

Disclaimer
We cannot be held responsible for any electronic equipment or personal items that are taken on your trip.
All of our equipment is checked regularly.
Our liability is not guaranteed due to user error, and other circumstances out of our control.
Although greatly reduced, there is still a small risk of an accident and / or injury.
Bridge to Nowhere and / or their staff cannot be held responsible unless great negligence was involved on their part.

This website is operated by Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours.

By visiting our site and/or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply  to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.

Any new features or tools which are added shall also be subject to the Terms of Service.

We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

SECTION 1 – ONLINE BOOKINGS OR ENQUIRIES

By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

SECTION 2 – GENERAL CONDITIONS

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any content from our website  without express written permission by us.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

SECTION 3 – ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION

We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

SECTION 4 – MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES

Prices for our products and services are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.

We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

SECTION 5 – PERSONAL INFORMATION

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy.

SECTION 6 – DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk.

SECTION 7 – TERMINATION

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us.

You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

Privacy on our Website

Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours is committed to protecting your privacy. We only collect information about our customers for the purpose of answering inquiries, processing reservations and for sending email newsletters and announcements to those who have subscribed. We do not give any of your information to third parties, except when processing your payment, as described below.

When you visit our site

When you visit the Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours website, you are anonymous. We do not collect any personal information without your prior knowledge or consent.

Our purpose foPrivacy on our Websiter collecting this information is to answer your questions about our products and services.

When you place an order we require your contact details. Our purpose for collecting this information is to process your order. Our legal basis for processing your information is to fulfil a contract with you to provide you with products or services.

How do we handle your information?

The information you give to us is entered into the Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours database so that we can process your request or order. Your data is only processed by, and accessible to, Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours staff and only for the purpose of fulfilling your request or order.

When you place an order on the website, your payment details including credit card information is fully encrypted and secure, which means they meet the standards of security and penetration testing required by the credit card industry.

When you leave our site

Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours has no control over the privacy practices of sites outside our domain. If you follow a link to another website, we recommend that you read that site’s privacy policy and contact their administrator with any privacy-related questions.

Website Security Measures:

Our site security is managed by Let’s Encrypt Authority X3

This is a hacking protection and firewall that protects the website from attacks, and secures the information that is stored on the website.

Your rights

Right to withdraw consent and right to erasure

You always have the right to withdraw your consent to be in our database, and if you wish, to have your name and address completely erased from our system.

Right of access – We must provide your data to you if you request it.

Right to rectification – You have the right to rectify inaccurate or incomplete data

Exceptions

If any of the above requests are excessive, repetitive or unfounded, we are permitted to charge a reasonable fee or refuse the request.

If we refuse a request, we will inform you of:

our reasons for refusal,

your right to make a complaint to the relevant authority and your ability to seek to enforce this right through a judicial remedy within one month.

Right to make a complaint:

If you feel we are not handling your data correctly, please contact us. 

If you have any questions about privacy at Bridge to Nowhere Lodge and Tours, please contact us