This document sets out our privacy policy in respect of your personal information which governs the way we collect, use and protect any information that you provide to us.

Collegians adhere to the National Privacy Principles aimed at ensuring the information the Club holds about people is managed responsibly. All information collected by Collegians is protected by the Privacy Act 1988. Information will only be used for the purposes for which you have provided it. Personal information will not be used for any other purpose, and will not be disclosed except where authorisation is given or required by law. Employees of Collegians are subject to the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1998. This Act lays down strict privacy safeguards which the club must observe in handling personal information. More information about the Privacy Act can be obtained from the Privacy Commissioners website at


Information concerning you as an individual

This includes name, age, gender, address, telephone, mobile, fax, e-mail, social networking contact details, proofs of identity and address, copies of passports, driving licences, card and other payment details, and member number, and any other information provided to us by or in relation to you.

Sensitive information

In some instances it may be necessary to collect “sensitive information”, such as your religion and details of medical, dietary, mobility or factors relevant to your booking. As we are required by law to obtain your consent to the collection of “sensitive information”, we will assume, that when you provide such information to us, you have consented to our collection and use of it In accordance with this policy.

Social information

Any information (including your social media user details, feedback, comments and photos) you post on our social media channel or any forum which relates to us.

Website usage information

We may collect information about your visits to, browsing of, and use of our website, unless your web browser blocks this. The range of information we collect will depend on how you interact with our website. This information may include: your IP address (a unique identifier allocated to your computer for your connection to the internet); your computer device details (PC, tablet, smartphone, watch etc.); the make and version of web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome) you are using; your operating system (e.g. Windows, Windows Phone, OSX, iOS, Android, Linux etc); your time-zone; your browser plug-ins; any web-page you came from, identified as the referrer web page address by your web browser; cookies; page response times; download error; pages and parts of pages you visit; usage you make of our website, including enquiries and searches undertaken, and registrations for accounts, forums etc.; services and products you viewed; length of visit to website and pages; page interaction information (such as scrolling, keys pressed, mouse clicks, touches, and mouse-overs). This will normally be collected and used anonymously, and aggregated for analysis, with your name and any characteristics identifying you remaining anonymous, but our privacy policy will apply, and it will be treated as your personal information, if this information is in any way linked to you personally. This information may also include: information inputted into forms and field; registrations for any accounts, forum, feedback mechanism, social functionality, newsletters or other features of our site; feedback, review or other social functionality on our website.


This section outlines the ways in which we may collect or generate personal information concerning you:

  • Forms completed by you when: joining our club, entering promotion or giveaway, contacting club for information/ enquiries subscribing to receive marketing communication, submitting a job application, reporting an incident
  • When using your membership card: data is gathered at each point you swipe or insert your membership card in the gaming machines, when making any purchase (food, beverage, raffle tickets or gift shoppe purchases) and at the member kiosk throughout our various clubs, including but not limited to Collegians Wollongong, Collegians Balgownie, Collegians Port Kembla Leagues club, Red Dog on the Green.


Collegians respect your privacy and will not disclose or share your information with third parties unless for legal obligations or you have specifically consented us to do so. We will, however, use your personal information to:

  • Complete transactions
  • Deal and resolve customer enquiries or complaints
  • For direct marketing purposes, when we have obtained consent
  • To contact you for prospective employment opportunities
  • Legal obligations, in accordance with the Registered Club Acts 1976
  • User Generated Content, when your permision has been obtained
  • Manage and improve our business
  • Record keeping
  • Communication with you
  • Reporting information
  • Operate our website
  • Advertising


We will only disclose your personal infromation to other organisation when you have expressed consent or we are required or authorised to do so by law.

Your information remains under Collegians control at all times and employees and other persons who may have access to your information are bound by specific confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements.

All members’ information that has expired including temporary membership information is retained/ disposed of as required by s31 of the Registered Clubs Act 1976.


Collegians ensure that your personal information will be kept up to date and should you wish to update your information at any time, please contact club reception or admin.


If for any reason you wish to be removed from Collegians mailing lists, you can do so by selecting the opt out option on email and mobile messaging or by contacting Club Administration.


Collegians may make changes to this privacy policy from time to time for any reason with the most current document published on our website. For further information please email