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Privacy Statement

Online Privacy Policy

This online Privacy Policy is provided to make you aware of how Teraterra Pty Ltd collects, uses and manages information of visitors to its Internet websites. Teraterra Pty Ltd, the publisher of our web site, view the personal privacy of users as an important issue, and are committed to maintaining the security of personal information provided to Teraterra Pty Ltd by users in accessing our web site. This policy forms part of the terms of use of the website, and describes how Teraterra Pty Ltd treats personal information that it receives through your use of the website.

Please note: Teraterra Pty Ltd makes some other websites available to you from hyperlinks in our web site. These websites are not subject to Teraterra Pty Ltd's Privacy Policy. You should review the privacy policy of each individual website you access via hyperlinks from this website, and assess whether the policy of each website is satisfactory to you before you use the other websites.

What Information Do We Collect and How Is It Used?

Teraterra Pty Ltd collects the following information regarding visitors to our website: the pages that you view, the links you click and other actions taken in the website. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit such as your IP address (browser type, language, access times) and referring website addresses.  Teraterra Pty Ltd may collect and log this information for statistical purposes.

Teraterra Pty Ltd also uses this information in order to provide you with a personalized experience when you visit our web site. Through the use of a cookie (see under 'Cookies'), Teraterra Pty Ltd can record the pages you visit and the information you require. Through analysis of these records, Teraterra Pty Ltd provides you with an improved service when you revisit our web site. At times, we ask you to voluntarily supply personal information, such as your name, email address, website registrations, preferred means of communication and survey information, for purposes such as accessing our online content.

Other than as stated above, no attempt is made to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect logs, or where Teraterra Pty Ltd believes it is required to collect and produce relevant electronic documentation to fulfill its obligations to third parties, including statutory organizations under local law.


A cookie is a small data file that a website may write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain information, such as a userid, that the website uses to track the pages you have visited. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you personally supply. A cookie cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other websites.

Some websites use cookies to track user traffic patterns and to better serve you when you revisit the website. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, providing you with the opportunity to either accept or reject it. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. However, full functionality for our web site may requires the use of cookies.