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HomeEconomics.com.au is the online information and reference website ("Site") owned and operated by Home Economics Victoria. This Site consists of information services and content, links, search capabilities and other Internet resources provided by Home Economics Victoria and third parties. Your use of this Site constitutes your agreement to the terms, conditions and notices below ("Terms of Use"). If you do not agree with these Terms of Use, please do not use this Site. Home Economics Victoria reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use at any time. Please check this page periodically for any modifications. Your continued use of this site following the posting of any changes will mean that you have accepted the changes.

Copyright Protection

All of the content on this Site, including site layout, functionalities, design, text and images are protected by international copyright laws. You may print or download content on this Site for your personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep all copyright and disclaimer notices intact.

Your Interaction with the Site

You may not post information or materials to this Site containing a virus or other harmful components. Nor may you use language or engage in any activity that is threatening, abusive, vulgar, discourteous or unlawful. Home Economics Victoria reserves the right to remove or edit messages or material submitted by users.

You are responsible for the validity of materials you post to the Site; you must not post materials that are copyrighted unless you are the owner of the copyright or have express permission of the owner to post it. By posting information to the Site you are acknowledging that other users will have access to this content and it may be open to copying, modification and distribution.

Communications by Other Users

Home Economics Victoria does not represent or guarantee the validity, accuracy, or reliability of any communications posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other users will be at your own risk. For specific information on the conditions of use of the Forums please click here.

Linking to This Site

Any linking to the Site shall be at your own risk and expense and shall not be construed as an endorsement by or implication of any affiliation with Home Economics Victoria, unless such linking is authorised by Home Economics Victoria. Home Economics Victoria reserves the right to object to or have removed any link that it determines in its sole judgment to be inappropriate, inconsistent with the Site's image and reputation or otherwise creates an undue burden on the Site.

Privacy Policy

Home Economics Victoria adheres to the 10 privacy principles outlined in the Privacy Act (1988). For extensive information on the policies operating on this Site, please read our Privacy Policy .


This site contains information, data, documents, policies, procedures, guidelines, images and general material prepared by Home Economics Victoria. The information also includes information derived from various third parties which is neither endorsed or supported by the Home Economics Victoria and does not necessarily reflect any policies, procedures, standards or guidelines of the association.

Whilst the information and the third party Information contained on this site have been presented with all due care, Home Economics Victoria does not warrant or represent that the information or the third party Information are free from errors or omissions.

This information is made available on the understanding that Home Economics Victoria, its Directors, its employees and agents shall have no liability (including liability by reason of negligence) to the users for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred or arising by reason of any person using or relying on the Information and/or the third party Information and whether caused by reason of any error, negligent act, omission or misrepresentation in the Information or the third party Information or otherwise.

Further, whilst the information and the third party information are considered to be true and correct at the date of publication, changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact on the accuracy of the Information and the third party Information. The information and the third party information may change without notice and Home Economics Victoria is not and will not be, in any way, liable for the accuracy of any information printed and stored or in any way interpreted and used by a user.

Home Economics Victoria takes no responsibility for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of the information and/or the third party information nor for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of links or references to information sources (including Internet sites) outside of this site. Although care has been taken in providing these links as suitable reference sources, due to the changing nature of the Internet content, it is the responsibility of the users to make their own investigations, decisions, enquiries about the information retrieved from other Internet sites.