Cookies policy

Learn about the Cookies Policy.

Information about our use of cookies

Like many websites, (the “Website”) uses “cookies” to enable us to personalise your visits

to the Website, keep track of your preferences and to track the usage of the Website.

What are cookies

Cookies are small text files that are used to store or retrieve information so that certain functions can perform. Cookies are used by many websites to do a number of things e.g. remember your visits to a website; your preferences on that website; and counting the number of people visiting a website.

A further explanation about cookies is available on: and

What types of cookies we use

We use the following types of cookies:

Essential Cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the Website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie name Typical value Purpose Expires
A sequential client identifier
Uniquely identifies the client
2 hours
A random-number client security token
Uniquely identifies the client
2 hours
Identification data
Uniquely identifies the client
2 hours
Identification data
Uniquely identifies the client
2 hours

We cannot identify you from the cookies we place.

Third Party Cookies

We also use third party advertisements to support the Website. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on the Website, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including

your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit the Website, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed.

This is generally used for retargeting purposes (showing Australian property adverts to someone in Australia, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites). Further details on the specific types of third party cookies that we use.

Provider Cookie name Typical value Purpose Expiry
Google Analytics
Google Analytics
Used to distinguish users
2 years
Google Analytics
Google Analytics
Used to distinguish users
24 hours

For more information on the Google Analytics cookies used, click here.

To opt-out of Google Analytics cookies, click here.

Manage your Cookie Settings

To find out more info on how you can manage your cookie settings click on or

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.

If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies (as described above)) you may not be able to access all or parts of the Website.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after the retention period specified in the table above.

This Cookie Policy forms part of our overall Privacy Statement.

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