TERMS & CONDITIONS - GENERAL
Use of this website is at the viewers discretion and Home On the Hill advises viewers to consider if any information contained within this website is relevant to their circumstances before acting on the information.
We accept no responsibility for loss or damage to viewers, their businesses or family if they choose to follow advice offered on this website.
The views and information expressed on this website are those of the writers and not to be considered as a basis for any decisions you make regarding building or decorating your home, cooking for you or others, use of products used in our tutorials.
No photos or images on this website can be used anywhere in print or online without providing a link back to our website blog post or other page where the photo or image is located.
We are an agency partner with the WIX web design company and this website is designed using the WIX web platform.
We ship within Australia via Australia Post but will ship to international buyers on request - please contact us for a shipping quote BEFORE ordering if you are located outside of Australia.
Large items are collect or courier only - please contact us to arrange details.
WHO WE ARE
Home On the Hill is a lifestyle blog about our experiences living on a farm in Australia, building our farmhouse, interior design, crafts, upcycling, vintage items and related topics. We also sell hand made artworks that may incorporate used vintage materials and sell vintage items, all items sold are as is and any wear and tear is part of the intended design or due to age and is not considered a fault.
We are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of visitors to our web site. Home On the Hill does not sell, rent or trade email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes. Never - end of story.
TYPES OF DATA WE COLLECT
When someone visits we use WIX & Google analytics to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not provide permission to WIX or Google to make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.
As part of the registration process for subscription, we collect personal information. We use that information for a couple of reasons: to tell you about things you’ve asked us to tell you about; to contact you if we need to obtain or provide additional information; to check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don't rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
We use a third-party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our subscription emails and related offers. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our website. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails or by emailing our data protection officer Julie McClen at and we will unsubscribe you from our list as expediently as possible.
We don't share your information with any third party organisations, groups, or individuals.
ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Email your request to our data protection officer Julie McClen at
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THE COOKIES WE SET
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Third Party Cookies
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Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.
However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:
Phone: +61 2 64932036