Privacy Policy


Thanks for visiting the CMC Rocks website ( (Website).  

CMC Rocks Pty Ltd (ABN 29 614 691 977) (CMC Rocks, we, us and our) respects your privacy and is committed to  privacy compliance. A reference to CMC Rocks includes us as well as our related bodies corporate and affiliated  companies and partners. Any Personal Information transferred between the companies will be handled in  accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1998 (Cth), this Privacy Policy and any applicable laws and regulations.  

Below you will find info about our Privacy Policy regarding your Personal Information and how we might use the  information we collect, use, disclose and store information disclosed through our Website and social media channels (Sites) and any other means by which you provide Personal Information to us (either physically or electronically).  

By using the Website and/or submitting your Personal Information to us, you agree to the collection, use and  disclosure of your Personal Information by us as set out in this Privacy Policy. 

From time to time we may need to update our Privacy Policy. Any changes will be posted on our Website. Our Privacy  Policy forms part of our Website Terms of Use.  

Collection of Information

We collect two types of information through our Sites:  

1. Anonymous Information; and 

2. Personal Information. 

Anonymous Information is info that does not identify you. It includes things like analytics (info that we log regarding  access and use of our Website, including details of any device used to access our Website (such as IP address, host  and browser type). Analytics also include information about the date and time of access, geo-location and details of  pages accessed and any info downloaded.  

Personal Information is info that does and can identify you (such as your name, date of birth, email address,  postcode and other contact or identifying details). If you’re under 13 years of age, you should check with your parent  or carer before submitting any Personal Information about yourself on the Website.  

How We Collect Personal Information

  1. Directly from you 
    i. Email Lists: we may collect your Personal Information when you register as a subscriber of our Website or register for updates to a particular event or events about a particular kind of music.  

    ii. Competitions: we will only use your Personal Information for the purposes of conducting and fulfilling the Terms and Conditions of a promotion or competition. 

    iii. Other: we may collect Personal Information from you if you choose to interact with us or contact us via email, phone and social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 

    If you choose not to disclose your Personal Information you may not be able to register as a member, access certain areas of our Website or participate in competitions and promotions.
  2. From Event or Promotional Partners
    We might send you emails, text messages or call you about your account, ticket purchase, change of events  or ask you if you would like to provide us with feedback or reviews about an event you attended or if we are running a competition or promotion jointly with another company. We will ensure the third party has made you aware that your information will be passed on to us.   
  3. Cookies
    The cookies we use on our website allow us to record information whenever you visit our website. This may include your computer’s IP address, browser type, webpage visited before our Website, webpages visited on our Website, time spent on those webpages, items and information searched for on our Website, access  times and dates, and other statistics. This information is collected for analysis and evaluation to help us  make our digital services easier to use and more relevant. 

    If you don’t want to accept cookies, most browsers can be set to accept or reject all (or just some) cookies  or prompt you each time a cookie is offered. If you do block cookies, you may not be able to access certain Website features.

    There might also be some third party cookies on our Website where we embed a video clip or photo from a third party (such as Instagram and YouTube) and those third parties may have set cookies relating to that  content. We don’t control or block these cookies. 
  4. Google Cookies
    We may utilise cookies provided by Google, Inc (Google) to help analyse how users use the Sites. The information generated by these cookies is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United  States.  

    We may, from time to time, use the following services provide by Google which utilise cookies. These include Google Analytics, Google Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting and Google  Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. To opt-out of analysis by Google Analytics on our website and other websites, please visit 

    To opt-out of personalized ad delivery on the Google content network, please visit Google’s Ads  Preferences Manager at 
  5. Facebook Pixel
    We may use a tool provided by Facebook Inc. (Facebook) called Facebook Pixel that helps us understand  what actions you take after you click on our Facebook ads, including things like whether you sign up for a  newsletter or purchase a product. These actions are called conversions and Facebook Pixel helps us track  these conversions in order to create more effective Facebook advertising in the future. We may, from time to time, use Facebook Pixel to create custom audiences for retargeted advertising. For more information about how to opt-out of and/or manage your Facebook ad preferences, please visit

use of Information

Anonymous Information is used for our own statistical and internal business purposes and to improve the Website  and to provide certain features or functionality to improve the user experience (like suggesting artists or tours or  displaying info about events that are local to you). We also measure things like effectiveness of advertising or  promotions on the Website. 

Personal Information is used not only for the purpose for which you provided it (like subscribing to our Website or entering competitions and promotions) but also to contact you by email with news relating to the Website, artists,  festivals, tours or other promotions. We might also use your Personal Information for a specific purpose that you’ve authorised (like accessing a members only ticket pre-sale) and for pretty much any related or relevant business  purposes (such as sending you a newsletter, customer survey, special offers or promotions).  


There are limited circumstances where we must disclose your Personal Information to third parties, including:  

  1. To customise and promote our services which we think may be of interest to you;
  2. To provide fulfil the purpose for which you disclosed the Personal Information; 
  3. As permitted or required by law; 
  4. With your consent; and 
  5. Where we’ve contracted out specialised functions (such as mailing houses, printing companies and storage  servers). If we do disclose your Personal Information to a third party we will, where we are able to, impose  restrictions equivalent to those that we’re subject to under the Privacy Act 1998 (Cth).  

Other than these limited circumstances, we will not disclose your personal information to any third party (including  advertisers or other companies) unless you have authorised us to do so. 

If you don’t want to get emails from us, you can unsubscribe from receiving emails. On each email you receive from  us you’re given the opportunity to unsubscribe or opt-out. You can also contact us- see details below. When you unsubscribe we remove your email address permanently from our database.  

Accuracy, Security and Access

If you think we hold Personal Information about you which is incorrect or out of date please contact us and let us know. We take reasonable steps to maintain the security of your Personal Information and to prevent unauthorised  access to it by those who do not have a legitimate need for it. 

If at any time you wish to know what Personal Information we are holding about you, simply send us an email requesting your Personal Information.  

Please note also that we may use overseas facilities to store, process or back up our databases and information and as a result we may transfer and store your Personal Information to our overseas facilities. We abide by our Privacy Policy and the Australian Privacy Principles.  

links to webites from our Website

We provide links to websites outside of our Website. The content of these linked websites is not under our control. These other websites will have their own privacy policies and are not subject to this Privacy Policy. You should satisfy yourself as to the terms of the privacy policies provided by the operators of these other websites. We cannot accept any responsibility for the conduct of companies linked from our Website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or complaints concerning our Privacy Policy, or if you wish to access or correct your personal details, please contact us. Our contact details can be found below.  

By mail CMC Rocks Pty Ltd: PO Box 537 Surry Hills NSW 2010 

By email 

We’d appreciate an opportunity to fix any privacy-related complaints and will review your complaint and try to resolve your complaint at your first point of contact with us. We will generally provide a written response to your complaint within 30 days. If you are unhappy with our response, you can apply to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) to have your concern heard and determined. For more information about how to lodge a complaint to the OAIC please visit

Privacy Policy Changes

We may edit this Privacy Policy from time to time by publishing the changed Privacy Policy on our Website. Any variation becomes effective from the date of publication and by continuing to use the Website after the Policy has  been varied you agree to be bound by the variation.  

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 21 October 2021.