Bank Balance Boost competition has now ended

Congratulations to all the winners listed below

The winners of the Bank Balance Boost $10,000 are K. Heald, P. Holmes and  J. Mathew and the $100 winners are D. Alexander, E. Amati, S. Anderson, C. Armistead, D. Arundel, S. Austin, P. Bartley, D. Bartusevics, P. Bautista, J. Blanch, E. Bokor, A. Bolton, T. Bowerman, B. Brady, D. Brandon, P. Broome, C. Bullard, F. Bylhouwer, M. Cameron, T. Cannon, F. Caruso, T. Chapman, P. Clark, M. Clifford, L. Cornale, D. Couchman, K. Cowley, D. Creasy, W. Cusick, P. Dawson, J. Dean, G. Dudley, N. Dunne, M. Eastwood, D. Eddy, B. Elliott, P. Ellis, J. Ferguson, I. Ferguson, P. Filsell, C. Fisher, C. Francis, M. Fung, J. Gall, L. Gardiner, C. Garrity, J. Gill, B. Graham, L. Green, R. Grieshaber, M. Gutterson, A. Hancock, C. Hanlon,  L. Harman, L. Hayes, A. Henwood, H. Hoepfner, A. Hogan, C. Holland, B. Hortin, M. Hughes, M. Hunter, M. Jackson, V. Jones, K. King, A. Kraulis, S. Lee, E. Lloyd-Taylor, S. Logan, D. Long, J. Lord, L. Mallia, L. Marlowe, R. Martin, D. May, K. Mckillop-Davies, D. Mcwhinney, L. Meaney, C. Minnas, J. Mok, C. Morsi, G. Mugavin, S. Muir, J. Newton, A. Noe-Nordberg, S. O’Connor, J. O’Rielley, M. O’Brien, G. Pascoe, A. Patterson, V. Payne, K. Petras, K. Porteous, A. Prentice, S. Pretyman, H. Rae, S. Ranieri, L. Renner, D. Roast, T. Ruuska, G. Schubert, T. Shackle, S. Shiels, T. Simmons, H. Skulander, A. Smith, J. Stevenson, R. Stocker, F. Stonewall Jackson, D. Strain, J. Suffolk, S. Szulc, C. Thewlis, A. Thornhill, K. Tinney, A. Vallario, T. Van Vugt, A. Varricchio, W. Venning, C. Williams, J. Wise, J. Wust, I. Wylie, J. Callaghan, T. Chapman, R. Cook, P. Crawford, B. Featherston, S. Gillies, C. Grivell, D. Kroll, B. Ninness, A. Obmasca, A. Paterson, K. Pugh, A. Tsacalos, J. Vanderboot, I. Veal, A. Wells, J. Bauer, V. Cahalan, H. Cameron, C. Clarkson, D. Coleman, L. Cowen, S. Craig, K. Cruse, D. De Zwart, J. Devery, S. Doherty, J. Druzic, H. Ellison, J. Fauth, M. Garbowski, C. Guppy, D. Healy, D. Holton, F. Hudson, C. Hughes, J. Hughes, E. Husnjak, J. Italiano, C. Kong, R. Lewis, J. Mack, J. Male, A. Mcdougal, J. Mcvilly, S. Micallef, A. Miller, C. Moy, J. Murray, O. Murray, J. Nicholson, J. Noble, J. O’Sullivan, M. Pettifer, B. Pietzsch, E. Pointer, J. Potter, E. Roche, H. Rolles, D. Ryder, M. Sanders, B. Semmler, S. Sowter, K. Starnawski, A. Stewart, W. Stoyel, O. Stuckey, J. Thomas, M. Tobin, T. Veivers, S. Walker, J. Ward, J. Watkins, G. Watters, B. Wheeler, P. Willimott, M. Zervas.

Frequently asked questions

How long is the Win a share of $50,000 competition running in paper?

The competition commences on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 12:01am AEST and concludes on Sunday, July 12. 2020 at 11:59pm AEST. The daily code must be entered online from that day’s Eligible newspaper.

Who is the competition available to?

The competition is open to all Australian residents (excluding WA) who are 18 year and over,  who purchase an Eligible Newspaper; between the Promotional Period of Sunday, June 28, 2020 to Sunday, July 12, 2020.

How do I win a share of $50,000?

One must locate the daily promotional code found within an Eligible Newspaper across the promotional period, Sunday, June 28, 2020 to Sunday, July 12, 2020

Individuals must on the same day, visit the  and enter the code for their chance to win. Entrants who are not digital subscribers on the day of entering this competition must retain their original Eligible newspaper(s) printed code(s) for all entries as proof of purchase unless a +Rewards member.

How many people will win a share of $50,000?

There will be 203 prizes, three major and 200 minor prizes totaling $50,000 prize pool. The 3 major prizes winners will each win one (1) x $10,000 and 200 minor prize winners will each win one (1) x $100.

How many times can I enter the win a share of $50,000 competition?

Individuals may be able to submit multiple entries throughout the Promotional Period subject to the following condition: No more than one (1) entry per person is permitted per day

When will the ‘win a share of $50,000’ prizes be drawn?

There will be 203 separate draws, one for each prize. Draws will be conducted at or about 11am AEST on Wednesday 15th July 2020 by Engage Australia, Level 8, 56 Clarence St, Sydney NSW 2000. The winners will be drawn by Engage Australia by random computer selection.

What are the Eligible Newspapers in the win a share of $50,000 competition?
NSWThe Daily Telegraph |The Sunday Telegraph
VICHerald Sun | Sunday Herald Sun | Geelong Advertiser
QLDThe Courier-Mail | The Sunday Mail | Cairns Post | Gold Coast Bulletin | Townsville Bulletin
SAThe Advertiser | Sunday Mail
NTNT News | The Territorian
TASThe Mercury | Sunday Tasmanian 
Can I trade in my prize for another prize?

Prizes are non-transferable. In order to receive any cash prizes, the name provided by the entrant in his or her entry must be the same as the name of an eligible bank account into which a cheque can be deposited.  If a winning entry does not contain this information, then the Promoter may not be able to distribute the prize to the winner.

Does it cost to enter?

No, it does not cost anything to enter your details and the daily code found in the corresponding newspaper. Maximum one entry per code per day.

I want to know more information about the competition, where can I get a copy of the terms and conditions?

You can find a copy of the full terms and conditions for the promotion online at the entry pages listed in the table above or alternatively, by contacting News Limited on 1300 696 397 between 9:00am – 5:00pm.

Do I need to keep a copy of my newspaper or proof of purchase?

Entrants who are not digital subscribers on the day of entering this competition must retain their original Eligible newspaper(s) printed code(s) for all entries as proof of purchase. Failure to produce the required code(s) for all entries when requested may result in invalidation of ALL of an entrant’s entries and forfeiture of any right to a prize.

Where do I get the daily code from?

The daily codes are available in a participating newspaper. The codes are not available by calling the helpline.

Is the competition open to all residents of Australia? Do I need to be 18 to enter?

Entry is open to all residents of Australia, excluding WA, who are over the age of 18 years.

I have a question that I can’t find an answer for in these FAQs. Who can I call to ask?

You can call the News Limited helpline: 1300 696 397 and one of the team will respond during business hours 9:00am – 5:00pm.

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