Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy when you visit this site

In complying with the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000, Port Phillip Estate / Kooyong Wines provides the following advice to users of this web site about the collection, use, disclosure and storage of personal information.

The aim of this advice is to inform users of this site about:
- what personal information is being collected;
- who is collecting personal information;
- how personal information is being used;
- access to personal information collected on this site; and
- security of personal information collected on this site.

What personal information is being collected

While we don't collect personal information (unless it is asked for through a form), however, like the vast majority of websites, we do track website visits and statistics. This allows us to understand how visitors are using the website and how we can improve our content and navigation.

To track usage statistics we log the folllowing information - a visitors computers ip address and country;
- the date and time the site was accessed
- the pages/content viewed;
- how a visitor was referred to our site
- browser type and screen resolution

Who is collecting personal information

The above information is collected by our Internet Service Provider.

If any personal information is collected through forms on this web site, it will only be used for the purposes stated at the time of collection.

Your personal information will only be added to Port Phillip Estate / Kooyong Wines mailing list. Whilst all reasonable effort will be made not to expose personal information, Port Phillip Estate / Kooyong Wines cannot guarantee that information will not be added to any other third party mailing list.

Cookies

Parts of this site require sthe use of session cookies in order to manage login processes.

This allows users to access parts of the site without the need to continually log in from page to page. Upon closing your browser the session cookie set by this web site is destroyed automatically by your browser.

Cookies can be either "persistent" or "session" based. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer, contain an expiration date, and may be used to track your browsing behavior upon return to the issuing web site. Session cookies are short-lived, are used only during a browsing session, and expire when you quit your browser.

Access to personal information collected on this site

Unless required by law to do so Port Phillip Estate / Kooyong Wines will only disclose personal information collected on this site to a third party if consent has been provided.

Security of personal information collected on this site

This site does not provide facilities to guarantee the secure transmission of information across the Internet. Whilst reasonable efforts are used to provide security, users should be aware that there are inherent risks in the transmission of information across the Internet.