Frequently Asked Questions

 

Q:  How long will the promotion run for?
A:  The on-pack promotion begins at 12:01am on 21 March 2014 and will continue until 11:59pm on the 27th April 2014.  The app promotion will continue until 11:59pm on the 22nd of April.

 

Q:  I have a promotional pack and want to enter promotion but it is after the 27th of April?
A:  Unfortunately once the promotion is closed, we are unable to accept any further entries.

 

Q:  What is the eligibility criteria?
A:  To be a winner in this promotion, you must be a New Zealand resident and you and your close relatives or housemates cannot work for J.H. Whittaker & Sons Ltd or any of its suppliers.

 

Q:  How do I earn points?
A:  You can earn points by entering the competition.


Q:  How do I enter the competition?
A:  There are three ways to enter the competition, these are:

(a) submitting a valid promotional code from a specially marked Whittaker's Creamy Milk Chocolate slab, Whittaker's Creamy Milk Share Pack or Whittaker's Peanut Slab chocolate bar (Promotional Products) with your full and correct name and email address at www.whittakersegghunt.co.nz (Competition Website) during the Competition Period;

(b) downloading The Whittaker's Big Egg Hunt Competition application (Application) and collecting points by finding, or sharing, eggs in the hunt via the Application between 12:01am on 21 March and 11:59 on 22 April 2014 (App Period); or

(c)  texting your first name and an unique key word found on a Competition egg plinth (Key Word) to 383 using a New Zealand mobile phone (mobile phone with a number commencing with 021, 022, 027, 028, 029, 0201, 0202 or 0204) during the App Period (Text Entry).

 

Q:  What do points mean?
A:  Every point is worth one entry into the competition. Points earned through the application add to your leaderboard score that determines winners in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch as well as an overall national winner.

Every point also counts towards entries into the draw to win the Whittaker’s GOLD Slab.

 

Q:  How is the Whittaker’s GOLD Slab prize drawn?
A:  The Whittaker’s GOLD Slab is a random draw of all the entries submitted from all sources.

 

Q:  How many prizes are there?
A:  There are a total of 5,005 prizes to be won. These are:

(a) 1x Whittaker’s GOLD Slab

(b) 1x Whittaker’s Mystery Weekend Away

(c) 3x Year’s supply of Whittaker’s Chocolate

(d) 5,000x Whittaker’s 50g Peanut Slab coupons

 

Q:  I won a Whittaker’s 50g Peanut Slab coupon, where can I redeem it?
A:  At your nearest Supermarket, dairy or convenience store and most service stations.

 

Q:  I can't read the unique code on my pack..
A:  Please call us on 0800 002 383 if you are unable to read your unique code on your pack.

 

Q:  There is no unique code printed on my pack, how do I enter?
A:  Please make sure you have a specially marked promotional pack with The Big Egg Hunt logo printed on the face. If you have a specially marked promotional pack and there is no unique code please call us on 0800 002 383. 

 

Q:  What determines the point value of each Egg?
A:  There are approximately 750 points alloted to each city (Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch) as well as 99 bonus points for collection of the roaming egg. Every Egg is worth a certain number of points depending on a certain criteria. Here are all of the Eggs and their point values:

#EGG01 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG02 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG03 Christchurch 58 PTS
#EGG04 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG05 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG06 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG07 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG08 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG09 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG10 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG11 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG12 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG13 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG14 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG15 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG16 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG17 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG18 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG19 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG20 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG21 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG22 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG23 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG24 Roaming Egg 99 PTS
#EGG25 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG26 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG27 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG28 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG29 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG30 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG31 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG32 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG33 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG34 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG35 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG36 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG37 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG38 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG39 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG40 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG41 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG42 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG43 Christchurch 56 PTS
#EGG44 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG45 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG46 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG47 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG48 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG49 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG50 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG51 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG52 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG53 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG54 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG55 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG56 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG57 Auckland 28 PTS
#EGG58 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG59 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG60 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG61 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG62 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG63 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG64 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG65 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG66 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG67 Christchurch 56 PTS
#EGG68 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG69 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG70 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG71 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG72 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG73 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG74 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG75 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG76 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG77 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG78 Wellington 17 PTS
#EGG79 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG80 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG81 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG82 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG83 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG84 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG85 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG86 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG87 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG88 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG89 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG90 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG91 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG92 Christchurch 56 PTS
#EGG93 Auckland 27 PTS
#EGG94 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG95 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG96 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG97 Wellington 29 PTS
#EGG98 Auckland 10 PTS
#EGG99 Christchurch 26 PTS
#EGG100 Wellington 29 PTS

Q:  What are achievements and how do I earn them?
A:  Achievements are earned through actions you take within the app, mostly around the collection of Eggs. They are based on the time of day, your speed of collection, your generosity, your progress and your travels.

First to collect First person to collect each non-cluster Egg (iOS/Android) 15 PTS
Night Owl 10 Eggs collected between 9pm-4am 10 PTS
Early Bird 10 Eggs collected between 5am-9am 10 PTS
1st XV 15 Eggs collected in a day 15 PTS
One Day Wonder 20 Eggs collected in a day 20 PTS
Bakers Dozen 13 Eggs collected 13 PTS
Half-way There 50 Eggs collected 50 PTS
Basket Full 100 Eggs collected 100 PTS
City Complete All Eggs collected in per city 33 PTS
Traveller 1 or more Eggs collected in 2 or more cities 25 PTS
Good Sort Gift an Egg to a friend 10 PTS