How to enter


To enter simply purchase a six pack of Bavaria 0.0% from your local TOPS at SPAR and swipe your SPAR Rewards card at the till.  



Terms & Conditions


 Applicable special offer conditions for The TOPS at SPAR (Bavaria 300 years) special offer by Swinkels Family Brewers and The SPAR Group Ltd.


1.  This special offer is organised by Swinkels Family Brewers (Bavaria) in collaboration with The SPAR Group Ltd and is hereinafter referred to as “the special offer”. Whenever these conditions refer to Swinkels Family Brewers, they also refer to subsidiaries of Swinkels Family Brewers and/or third parties who (help to) facilitate and/or are involved in the special offer and/or the events relating to this special event, for, on behalf or in the name of Swinkels Family Brewers. These conditions also apply to them.


2.   The participant in the special offer (the natural person taking part in the special offer) and/or participating third parties who have been invited by or via the participant, both to participate in the special offer and thereafter (when they win the sole prize, for instance), are bound by these conditions. Swinkels Family Brewers reserves the right to unilaterally change these conditions at any time and/or to attach further conditions to the participant and/or participating third parties for participation in the special offer and/or thereafter. By taking part in the special offer, including the acceptance of the prize, these and any further conditions are accepted in full.


3.  Participants must be at least 18 or older and, if this age is higher in deviation from these conditions, must have reached the minimum age for consuming alcohol. Minors or those not entitled to consume alcohol are therefore excluded from taking part, even if they have permission from their parents/carers. Employees of Swinkels Family Brewers and/or employees of third parties hired by Swinkels Family Brewers, as well as their immediate family members, are excluded from participation. Employees of The SPAR Group Ltd, as well as their immediate family members, are excluded from participation. Further, the consumer competition will be valid for South African citizens, residing in South Africa only.


4.   Participants take part in the special offer by entering the SPAR Rewards competition conducted by The SPAR Group Ltd between 05 March and 05 May 2019. Entrants must purchase a participating Bavaria 0.0% 6-pack product and swipe their SPAR Rewards card for an automatic entry. The consumer will receive a proof of purchase indicating their entry into the competition. (Each participating 6-pack purchase counts as one entry.) By doing so, they register for participation. In the event of fraud and/or misuse, as well as in the event that certain details have been entered incorrectly, Swinkels Family Brewers and The SPAR Group Ltd reserves the right to exclude a participant and/or participating third party from further participation (including the prize to be won). Participation is subject to purchase of a Bavaria product (“Bavaria 0.0% 6-Pack”)


5.   The special offer starts on 05 March 2019 and ends on 05 May 2019. No correspondence about the result is entered into, nor can Swinkels Family Brewers be contacted about this.


6.  There will be 2 (two) prize winners, winning an anniversary trip for two to the Netherlands. This prize encompasses plane tickets, hotel accommodation, visit to Amsterdam, visits to Bavaria locations and bars, visit to the Bavaria brewery and a visit to a Dutch festival. Any other expenses relating to the trip will be for the winner’s expense.


7.  All prize winners will make this trip as part of a group. The trip will take place in August 2019 and will last 3 (three) days (one weekend). Prize winners and their chosen partners must have a valid passport. Prize winners are personally responsible for vaccination, if needed. If, for whatever reason, a visa is refused, Swinkels Family Brewers reserves the right to choose another winner.


8.  The prize will be drawn on two separate dates during the duration of the special offer from 05 March – 05 May 2019. The first draw will take place on the 8th of April 2019 and the second draw on the 6th of May 2019 respectively. All entrants not selected to win in the first draw will still be eligible to win in the second draw. The prize winners will be notified telephonically through the number associated with their SPAR Rewards card. The participant is personally responsible for being contactable by DGB (Pty) Ltd. DGB (Pty) Ltd is not obliged to take any technical, software-related, communication and/or other problems into consideration.


9.  The special offer and/or prizes to be won are subject to the event related to the prize going ahead, in that sense that it will not be obstructed by unforeseen circumstances. The same proviso also applies to other (unforeseen) circumstances as a result of which continuation of the special offer and/or awarding or effectuation of the prize is no longer possible, desirable or wise. In such cases, the participants and/or prize winners and/or participating third parties have no further entitlement or right to compensation. It is at the discretion of Swinkels Family Brewers to decide whether the event constitutes a(n) (unforeseen) circumstance.


10.  A prize cannot be exchanged for cash and cannot be enjoyed in another form and/or at a different date. The prize is personal and non-transferable. In such cases, a prize-winning participant has no claim against Swinkels Family Brewers, nor a right to compensation.


11.  Participating prize winners and/or the participating third parties associated with him or her must conduct in such a way that the reputation of Swinkels Family Brewers and the Bavaria brand is not harmed.


12.  Participants take part in the special offer at their own risk. Swinkels Family Brewers is not obliged to compensate any damage that directly or indirectly ensues from participation in the special offer, regardless of how such damage may manifest itself, including damage to hardware, software and/or communication equipment. Prize-winning participants and/or participating third parties associated with him or her take part in the event, including the trip and accommodation, at their own risk and they have to take out their own proper (travel) insurance. Swinkels Family Brewers is not obliged to compensate a prize-winning participant and/or participating third parties associated with him or her and/or any other third parties for any damage suffered or to be suffered, which directly or indirectly ensues from participation in the event and all that is related to it, including the trip and accommodation. Any liability of Swinkels Family Brewers is explicitly excluded.


13.  The names of the participants and/or participating third parties, or their e-mail addresses (or other personal details) will be stored in an electronic file in accordance with appropriate Dutch regulations. This file will not be sold or made available to third parties, but Swinkels Family Brewers and The SPAR Group Ltd reserves the right to use this file for this or any future special offer for its own promotional activities, yet only if the participant has given his or her explicit approval for this via the opt-in on the website itself. Participating prize winners and/or participating third parties can also be used for promotional purposes, including the use of photo and/or video material from (social) media. By taking part and/or by accepting a prize, they hereby declare to waive any rights of intellectual property, or to demand any payment for that.


14.  Swinkels Family Brewers reserves the right to assess the winners sent in by The SPAR Group Ltd.


15.  This special offer is governed by Dutch law. Any disputes directly or indirectly related to the special offer will be settled exclusively by the competent court in ’s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.