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Feel The Thrill

Feel The Thrill

Feel The Thrill

From Saturday, 30 June 2018 to Friday, 31 August 2018

Be thrilled at Hemingways Casino with our exclusive FEEL THE THRILL promotion. Gold and Platinum Rewards members stand a chance to win a share of over R450,000 in CASH including the new Hyundai i20!

Simply play Slots and or Tables to earn points for the draws

Promotional Draws

30 JUNE 2018 – CASH DRAW: R40,000 to be won

  • All active Gold and Platinum cardholders will receive one free entry into the manual draw.
  • 3 semi-finalists will be drawn per hour from 19h00 to 21h00
  • 1st  to 9th  prize winners will be determined via an elimination game

Prize Breakdown

  • 1st - R20,000
  • 2nd - R10,000
  • 3rd - R4,000
  • 4th - R1,000
  • 5th - R1,000
  • 6th - R1,000
  • 7th - R1,000
  • 8th - R1,000
  • 9th - R1,000


28 JULY 2018 - CASH DRAW: R84,000 to be won

  • 1,000 points per entry 
  • Points earning period: 1 – 28 July 2018
  • 3 semi-finalists will be drawn per hour from 19h00 to 21h00
  • 1st  to 9th  prize winners will be determined via an elimination game

Prize Breakdown

  • 1st - R50,000
  • 2nd - R20,000
  • 3rd - R5,000
  • 4th - R3,000
  • 5th - R2,000
  • 6th - R1,000
  • 7th - R1,000
  • 8th - R1,000
  • 9th - R1,000

3 AUGUST 2018 - BONUS DRAW: R50,000 to be won

  • 1,000 points per entry
  • Points earning period: 1 July – 3 August 2018
  • 3 semi-finalists will be drawn per hour from 19h00 to 21h00
  • 1st  to 9th  prize winners will be determined via an elimination game

Prize Breakdown

  • 1st  - R20,000
  • 2nd - R15,000
  • 3rd - R5,000
  • 4th - R3,000
  • 5th - R2,000
  • 6th - R2,000
  • 7th - R1,000
  • 8th - R1,000
  • 9th - R1,000

31 AUGUST 2018 - CAR DRAW: Hyundai i20 or R200,000 plus R46,000 to be won

00 Days 00 Hours 00 Minutes 00 Seconds
  • 2,000 points per entry 
  • Points earning period: 1 – 31 August 2018
  • 3 semi-finalists will be drawn per hour from 19h00 to 21h00
  • 1st to 9th prize winners will be determined via an elimination game
  • 1st  prize winner will have a choice of driving away in style with the new Hyundai i20 or walking away with an R200,000 CASH prize

Prize Breakdown

  • 1st - Hyundai i20 or R200,000
  • 2nd - R20,000
  • 3rd - R10,000
  • 4th - R5,000
  • 5th - R3,000
  • 6th - R2,000
  • 7th - R2,000
  • 8th - R2,000
  • 9th - R2,000

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 a 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 and/or Tables whilst using the Hemingways Rewards Programme cards
5.    Draw entries cannot be purchased for cash or through any other form of consideration
6.    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 manual/electronic entry bins are open. The opening and closing times for the entry bins will be advertised through mediums used within the casino
7.    Draw times, dates and points criteria to earn tickets will be advertised through advertising mediums used for this promotion
8.    Prize Winners will be selected by a way of random draw, all draws will be done electronically
9.    All Participants are required to be present on the respective dates/times to be eligible for a prize: Provided that a participant elects not to be present in person when the winner/s are announced, the participant must nominate another person who has been duly authorized in writing to attend the draw on behalf of a participant in the form and manner determined by management. Nomination forms will be available at the Customer Services Desk from the opening and closing times for the electronic entry bin
10.    Participants or duly authorized representatives shall be required to present themselves within 90 seconds from the time of announcement, and must produce the valid ticket entry and positive and acceptable form of identification e.g. a South African I.D./South African Driver’s License/Passport or other official form of identification as approved by the casino, Hemingways Casino Rewards card of the individual that they are representing and any other details as required. A redraw will occur should participants not present themselves within 90 seconds
11.    Authorized representatives or a participant shall not be entitled to any prizes and shall not take receipt of prizes accruing to the Participants they represent
12.    Prizes are to be collected and signed for receipt thereof by the relevant Prize Winner (not representative), as the case may be, within 15 days from the date of the draw from the casino where the prize(s) were won
13.    Prizes are not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash or any other item(s) unless otherwise advertised
14.    Prize winners who are present will be given 90 seconds to present themselves and must be in possession of evidence of the winning ticket and/or Hemingways Card belonging to the winner; and positive and acceptable form of identification
15.    Should the prize winner not present themselves within 90 seconds, and there is no record of the prize winner nominating a representative to act on their behalf, a re-draw will take place
16.    Should the prize winner who is eligible for a prize but who is not present as a result of nominating a representative to be present for the draw, the casino shall take all reasonable steps to contact the prize winner via the contact details provided in the proxy form or otherwise readily available.  In such circumstances, the prize winner may within15 days of the draw claim the prize
17.    Prizes are not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash unless otherwise advertised.  Prize winners must sign for receipt of prizes
18.    The prize winner must claim the prize at the casino within 15 days of the draw
19.    Participants cannot be drawn more than once during all FEEL THE THRILL draws
20.    All decisions are final and binding, no correspondence or appeals will be entered into; any complaints arising at the event will be investigated and forwarded to the ECGBB for investigation and final decision
21.    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
22.    Every participant in the promotion shall be deemed to have acknowledged and accepted the rules by virtue of their participation
23.    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.
24.    Copies of these rules are available at the Customer Service Desk upon request