Wirib Aboriginal Corporation is committed to protecting the privacy and
confidentiality of our clients and supporters. We support and are bound by the
Australian Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act 1988 (the Act). We will
only collect, use, and disclose personal information in accordance with the Act
Act. It includes information or an opinion about an identified person or a
person who is reasonably identifiable, such as a person’s name and address.
will be available at www.wirib.com.au and will apply whether or not we
have given you specific notice of any change.
Collection of Information
We may collect personal information in a number of ways, including directly
from you and with your consent, or where otherwise permitted by law from third
parties such as your family members or health care professionals.
collect personal information about you, we will take reasonable steps to notify
have collected the information;
parties or types of third party to which we usually disclose this kind of
can seek access to any personal information held by us; and
matters required by law.
take reasonable steps to protect the personal information the WAC holds from
misuse, interference, loss, or unauthorised access, modification, or
disclosure. Should a notifiable data breach occur through unauthorised
access, disclosure or loss (accidental or inadvertent) of personal information
we will take all reasonably practicable steps to notify you. If we are unable
to notify you directly, we will publish a copy of the disclosure statement
submitted to the Australian Information Commissioner on our website www.wirib.com.au.
We train our workforce about the importance of confidentiality and maintaining
the privacy and security of your information.
Use and Disclosure
The personal information we collect about you may be used for the following
purposes (depending on the purposes communicated by you or us at the time we
collect the information and on what may otherwise be permitted by relevant
provide you with Wirib Store and Tourism Park information, newsletters, and/or
register you to attend Wirib Store and Tourism Park events;
your queries or address issues or problems with your use of our services;
the continual improvement of our operations;
customise advertising and marketing content;
research purposes and to collect statistics;
process transactions, e.g. in connection with the making of a donation or a
request for information; and
with legal requests from government departments or statutory authorities; and
any other purpose disclosed or otherwise apparent to you at the time we
collected the information. We may also use your personal information for other
purposes permitted or required by legislation.
request not to receive direct marketing material from us please contact the Wirib
Store and Tourism Park, Lot 13 Victoria Highway, Timber Creek 0852 or firstname.lastname@example.org
not disclose your personal information to any third parties except:
contractors and other third parties appointed by us; including for example
website and data hosting providers, technology service providers, advertising
and promotional agencies and other persons who perform services for us (and we
will seek to agree upon confidentiality terms binding such contractors and
other third parties in order to protect any personal information we disclose to
volunteers who assist us (we will seek agreement by our volunteers to
confidentiality terms protecting any personal information we disclose to
professional advisers, accountants, insurers, lawyers and auditors on a
with your consent; or as otherwise required or permitted by legislation.
Types of Personal Information Held
Personal information that is collected and held by the WAC often falls into the
following categories (however these categories are not exhaustive):
for travelling to Timber Creek
Sending Personal Information Overseas
WAC may send your personal information outside Australia to third party service
providers who perform services for us, such as for the purposes of data hosting
or processing. We will seek to agree upon confidentiality terms binding such
contractors and other third parties in order to protect any personal
information we disclose to them.
Subject to some exceptions that are set out in the Act, all persons may gain
access to their personal information that is held by us. Access may be refused
in accordance with the Act, including if access would have an unreasonable
impact on the privacy rights of other persons.
permitted by the Act, we may charge an access fee for giving you access to your
8. Correction of Personal Information
From time to time, we may request that you check and update the personal
information that we hold about you. Alternatively you can seek to update or
correct your personal information at any time by contacting the Wirib Store and
Tourism Park, Lot 13 Victoria Highway, Timber Creek 0852 or email@example.com.
9. Information Destruction or De-identification
If we hold personal information about an individual and no longer need that
information, we will take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify the
information unless we are required by law to retain it.
If you have any questions or concerns about our collection, use, or disclosure
of personal information, or if you believe that we have not been compliant with
Highway, Timber Creek 0852 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
all feedback seriously. We assess negative feedback with the aim of resolving
any issue in a timely and efficient manner. We will use reasonable endeavours
to review your feedback within 30 days of receipt and otherwise in accordance
with the Act. Resolution of your feedback may be delayed if we are unable to
Further details on our enquiries
and feedback policy can be found on our website www.wirib.com.au