Terms & Conditions

By purchasing from Freshwater Fishing Australia Pty Ltd (ABN: 31616512953) Trading as AFN Fishing & Outdoors online shop, you agree to the following terms and conditions:


  1. General
    1. www.afn.com.au is a shopping website involving selection and order products advertised on the website from Freshwater Fishing Australia Pty Ltd A.B.N. 23060058997. 
    2. Please read these terms and conditions before accessing or using the website. If you are under 18 years of age, you must obtain your parent or guardian’s consent before accessing and using the Site. 
    3. Access to and use of the website and ordering of products is subject to these terms and conditions. 
  1. Disclaimer
    1. The information contained in this Site is provided in good faith on an “as is” basis. AFN does not represent or warrant to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website. To the extent permitted by law, AFN is not responsible or liable for any liabilities (direct, indirect or consequential losses and damages) arising in any way (including without limitation negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the information in this Site. However, AFN will endeavor to correct any inaccuracies on the website once AFN becomes aware of them. 
  1. Links

The Site may contain links to external websites that are not operated by us or our related corporate bodies. AFN does not make any endorsements, or representation as to the accuracy of information contained within those websites. These links are provided for your convenience only. 

  1. Intellectual Property
    1. You:

      1. acknowledge that the copyright in the Site, the software, design, text and graphics comprised in the Site, the selection and layout of the Site and the content and materials on the Site (together, the “Materials”) are owned by or licensed to us;
      2. must not modify, copy, adapt, store in a retrieval system, reproduce, upload, post, transmit, sell, distribute in any way or communicate to the public a Material without our prior written consent; and 
      3. must not frame or embed in another website any of the material appearing on this Site without our prior written consent.  
    2. You may:

      1. store a reproduction of the content on this Site on your local computer for the sole purpose of viewing the content and Materials; and 
      2. print hard copies of the content and Materials for the sole purpose of viewing and purchasing Products but not for any other use, including commercial use.  
    3. This Site contains registered trademarks and other trade marks which are protected by law. You must not use any of the marks or trademarks appearing on the Site or our name or the names of our related corporate bodies without our prior written consent. You must not use any of the other company, product and services marks on the Site that are owned by other third parties (including our suppliers) without obtaining the relevant third party owner’s consent. 


  1. Compliance with these Terms and Conditions

You agree to bound by, and comply with, these terms and conditions by: 

    1. using the Site; www.afn.com.au 
    2. completing your registration through the Site; www.afn.com.au and/or 
    3. obtaining or ordering Products from us using the Site www.afn.com.au 


  1. Registration
    1. You may complete the customer registration process through the website before placing an order. Any personal information that you give us will be held and used by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy. 
    2. If you choose to use a workplace email address for your account or to access the Site, then you are solely responsible for ensuring that you comply with the rules, policies or protocols that apply to the use of your email address and your workplace facilities. 
  1. Placing an Order 
  1. By selecting and submitting your order through the website in accordance with these terms and conditions. 
  2. Any order placed through this website for a product is an offer by you to purchase the particular product for the price notified (including the delivery and other charges and taxes) at the time you place the order. 
  3. Knives 
    1. If purchasing a knife, you confirm that I am over 18 years of age 
    2. You must be at least 18 years old to purchase a knife 
    3. Buyers agree to assume full responsibility for compliance with all applicable laws 
  1. Acceptance or Rejection of Order
    1. We reserve the right to accept or reject your order for any reason, including (without limitation) if the requested Product is not available, if there is an error in the price or the product description posted on the Site or in your order. 


  1. Cancelling an Order by Us
    1. Prior to the dispatch of an order, we may cancel all or any part of an order (including any orders that we have accepted) without any liability to you for that cancellation if: 
      1. the requested Products in that order are not available; or 
      2. there is an error in the price or the product description posted on the Site in relation to the relevant Product in that order; or 


  1. Cancelling an Order by purchaser
    1. Prior to the dispatch of an order, you may cancel all or any part of an order (including orders that we have accepted) due to circumstances beyond your reasonable control (e.g. loss of employment, serious injury or illness) but not if you simply change your mind, without any liability to us for that cancellation. 


  1. Delivery of Products

Please allow at least ten (14) working days for delivery from the receipt of your order and payment for your order. Delivery time is subject to stock availability, product size and location. 

  1. Prices, Fees and Charges
    1. Prices: 
      1. The prices of products and delivery and other charges displayed on this website are current at the time of issue, however, AFN fishing and outdoors, reserves the right to change prices at any time before we accept an order from you. 
      2. All prices shown on this website are in Australian Dollars (AUD). 
      3. We will charge you, and you agree to pay, the following fees and charges in relation to an order that we accept (as applicable): 
        1. the purchase price of each Product that is ordered; 
        2. the delivery fee for delivering the Products to you; and 
        3. any other fees and charges set out in these terms and conditions.  
      4. All fees and charges identified in these terms and conditions and all prices for the Products as shown on the Site are inclusive of GST (unless otherwise indicated). 
  1. Delivery
      1. If the delivery is by courier, products will not be delivered to an unattended address. The courier requires a signature from an occupant at the specified delivery address. If no one is available to sign for the parcel, a card will be left and the parcel will be re-directed to the nearest courier depot. The customer is then responsible for collecting the parcel from that depot or paying an additional charge for re-delivery. 
  1. Warranty and Liability
    1. AFN accepts liability for all legal guarantees and warranties expressed or implied to the transactions under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, or any other legislation (such as the Fair Trading Acts – or equivalent legislation – in each State and Territory) the effect of which cannot be excluded. However, where we are permitted by law, we will only: 
      1. in the case of services, resupply of the services or pay you the cost of resupply; and 
      2. in the case of goods, replace the goods, supply equivalent goods, repair the goods, pay you for the cost of replacing the goods (or of acquiring equivalent goods), or pay you for the cost of having the goods repaired.  
    2. Where we are permitted by law (and subject to clause 16.1): 
      1. we do not warrant or represent the suitability of the Site or a Product for any purpose; and 
      2. we will not be liable to you for indirect and consequential loss (including without limitation for loss of revenue, loss of profits, failure to realise expected profits or savings and any other commercial or economic loss of any kind) or loss or corruption of data, in contract, tort, under any statute or otherwise (including negligence) arising from or connected to the Site or the Product. 
    3. Our liability to you for loss or damage of any kind arising out of this agreement or in connection with the relationship established by it is reduced to the extent (if any) that you cause or contribute to the loss or damage. This reduction applies whether our liability is in contract, tort (including negligence), under any statute or otherwise. 
  1. Returns
    1. Unless you notify AFN to the contrary by email, telephone, or facsimile transmission within fourteen (14) days of delivery of any products and such notification is confirmed in writing within seven (7) days of its receipt by AFN, the products shall be deemed to have been accepted by you. 
    2. AFN will accept product returns and provide you with (at our discretion) a replacement for the product (subject to availability) an exchange voucher, refund or repair where: 
      1. The Product delivered is faulty or is not of merchantable quality, or 
      2. The Product delivered is not fit for its intended purpose, or 
      3. The Product delivered does not match the description on the Site. 
    3. If the Product delivered is faulty, not of merchantable quality, not fit for its intended purpose, does not match the description on the Site or covered under a warranty from the manufacturer, then please contact us on 03 9729 8788 or email internetsales@afn.com.au and one of our Customer Service Team will assist with your request. 
    4. We will evaluate your return request and issue you with a Returns Authorisation Notice once we have received details of your return request. We will send you full return instructions and return address. If we feel the problem described requires clarification we may contact you to clarify in order to provide more efficient service.