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Life's a Beach

Life's a Beach

Life's a Beach

From Friday, 15 February 2019 to Friday, 29 March 2019

Need a holiday? Here’s your chance to win one!

There’s nothing quite like a chilled beach holiday. Kicking back and relaxing while you soak up some sun and sipping cocktails as you look out over the ocean. 

That’s why we are giving you the chance to win an all-expenses-paid holiday to Paradise Sun in the Seychelles or at The Beverly Hills or Suncoast Towers in Durban. That’s right, by entering our Life's A Beach promotion, you could be on your way to one of these incredible destinations sooner than you think! Oh, and we’re also giving away over R200,000 in cash and prizes. Amazing, wouldn’t you say?

How to enter

All you need to do is play Slots and/or Tables with your Blackrock Rewards card. 

Bonus Draws 2 March 2019 at 19h00, 20h00 and 21h00

  • Points earning criteria is the same for all Rewards cardholders. You will need to earn 100 points per draw ticket to enter this draw for your chance to win a share of R65,000 in cash and FreePlay.
  • Points earning period for the bonus draws is from 15 February 2019 at 08h00 until 02 March 2019 at 08h00

Holiday Prize Draw 29 March 2019

Points earning is as follows:

  • Gold: 250 points per ticket
  • Platinum: 500 points per ticket
  • Black: 1,000 points per ticket
  • Points earning period for the Final holiday draws is from 15 February 2019 at 08h00 until 29 March 2019 at 08h00


Promotional rules:

  1. No person under 18 is allowed to gamble or participate in this promotion; 
  2. Any person who has been issued with a Refusal of Entry order, or who is self-excluded, or who fall into category of excluded persons, is expressly prohibited from participating in this promotion; 
  3. This promotion is closed to any persons who are directors, members, partners, employees, agents or consultants of or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the company or marketing service providers, or spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members;
  4. Participants earn points by playing Slots or Tables whilst using Blackrock Rewards card at Blackrock Casino
  5. Tickets earned for Bonus draw valid from 15 February – 02 March 2019
  6. Tickets earned for Final Holiday draw valid from 15 February – 29 March 2019
    • Promotion is Exclusive to Blackrock Rewards cardholders
    • Draw takes place at the casino stage area
    • Guests must swipe their Blackrock cards at the eHost on the draw dates in order to enter the draw, receipts must be kept for the draw times (Electronic draw without tickets) 
    • Tickets may be entered from 10h00 on the day of the draw.
    • The cut off time to enter will be 15 minutes before each draw.
    • The points earning criteria are as follows:
    • Bonus draw all points earning criteria will be the same for all tiers at 100 points for one ticket from 15 Feb – 02 March 2019
    • Active database in the last three months will be awarded with a free ticket into the bonus draw only.
      Main holiday draw points earning as follows tiered, to take place 29 March 2019
      • 250 points per ticket - Gold
      • 500 points per ticket - Platinum
      • 1,000 points per ticket - Black
    • Tickets are valid per draw date
      Draw Mechanics for Cash and FreePlay Draws 02 March 2019
    • Winner will be determined by drawing a ticket electronically 
    • Three tickets on the hour 
    • In order of selection (lowest value prize to highest value prize) cardholders stand a chance to win a share of Cash and FreePlay prizes based on prize breakdown
      Draw Mechanics for the Holiday prize 29 March 2019
    • 1 tickets will be drawn per tier and verified, 3 tickets in total to be drawn on the hour (1 Black, 1 Platinum and 1 Gold at 19h00, 20h00 and 21h00
    • At 09h00 all 9 participants in the order of Black, Platinum and Gold will participate in an elimination game to determine the 1st, 2nd, 3rd place per tier.
    • 3 identical mechanisms will be chosen by Black, Platinum and Gold finalists in the order they were selected at the hourly draws, the mechanism will reveal their prizes.
    • 1st prize winner from each tier will win a holiday based on their Rewards card status.
  7. Draw entries cannot be purchased for cash or through any other form of consideration.
  8. Prize Winners will be selected by way of random draw. Draw times and dates; and points criteria to earn tickets, will be advertised through advertising mediums used for this promotion. 
  9. Participants must activate their entry into the draw(s), on the day of the draw(s) prior to the actual draw(s) within the specified times during which the entry bins are open. The opening and closing times for the entry bins will be advertised through mediums used within the casino. 
  10. A process for declination to be present at a draw will be available at the Customer Service Desk on the day of the draw for the period between the opening and closing times of the entry bins before the actual draw, where a participant can register to still be acknowledged for the prize, should he/she decline to be present for that draw(s) or when the prize winners are announced on that day. 
  11. Participants must register to decline to be present at draws in person. No person shall be permitted to act on behalf of a participant to exercise this rule. Positive and acceptable form of identification must be presented by relevant parties when completing this process. (Please enquire with our Customer Service Desk).
  12. Prize winners or nominated Proxies who are present will be given 90 seconds to present themselves and must be in possession of evidence of the winning ticket and/or Blackrock Rewards card belonging to the winner; and positive and acceptable form of identification.
  13. Should the prize winner or nominated Proxy not present themselves within 90 seconds, a re-draw will take place.
  14. Should a prize winner who is eligible for a prize but who is not present as a result of declining an invite to be present for the draw, the casino shall take all reasonable steps to contact the prize winner via the contact details provided on the Proxy nomination form or otherwise readily available. In such circumstances the prize winner may within 15 days of the draw claim the prize at the Customer Service Desk. 
  15. Prizes are not transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash unless otherwise advertised. Prize winners must sign for receipt of prizes. 
  16. The prize winner must claim the prize at the casino within 15 days of the draw at the Customer Service Desk.
  17. All decisions are final and binding and no correspondence or appeals will be entered into; 
  18. Any person transgressing the rules of this promotion will be disqualified; 
  19. In the event of technical failure or damage to the device used for the promotional draw, irrespective of the cause, another suitable device or method will be used, at the sole discretion of Management; 
  20. Every participant in the promotion shall be deemed to have acknowledged and accepted the rules by virtue of their participation; 
  21. The above clauses are severable from each other. Should any clause or part thereof be found to be unenforceable by operation of the law, such clause or part thereof will be severed, and the remaining clauses shall remain in force; 
  22. Copies of these rules are available at the Customer Service Desk upon request
  23. Licensed by the Kwa-Zulu Natal Gambling Board. No persons under 18 years allowed in the casino. Winners know when to stop. National Problem Gambling Counselling Toll free Helpline: 0800 006 008