Privacy Policy

Welcome to UpStreamPaddle, your trusted companion for exploring paddling destinations in the enchanting realms of Southern Queensland and Northern New South Wales. Your privacy holds paramount importance to us, and this Privacy Policy is designed to elucidate how we collect, utilize, and safeguard your personal information while you peruse our website. By accessing and utilizing UpStreamPaddle, you are expressing your consent to adhere to the practices delineated in this policy.

1. Information We Collect

During your interactions with UpStreamPaddle, we may accumulate the following categories of information:

a. Personal Information: When you reach out to us through email or our contact forms, we may gather your name, email address, and any supplementary details you opt to provide.

b. Usage Information: We may collate information pertaining to your utilization of UpStreamPaddle, encompassing your IP address, device particulars, browser type, pages visited, and the duration of your visit.

2. How We Utilize Your Information

We harness the information we gather for the subsequent purposes:

a. Communication: Your contact information may be employed to respond to your queries, provide assistance, or transmit updates linked to UpStreamPaddle.

b. Website Enhancement: We scrutinize usage data to ameliorate the content and functionality of UpStreamPaddle, thereby ensuring a more enriching user experience.

3. Information Sharing

We do not vend, barter, or lease your personal information to third parties. However, we may disseminate your information to:

a. Service Providers: We might enlist third-party service providers to assist us in administering and enhancing UpStreamPaddle. These providers may have access to your information but are contractually bound by confidentiality agreements and are authorized to employ the data solely for the purpose of assisting us.

b. Legal Mandates: In compliance with legal requirements, such as subpoenas or other judicial processes, we may unveil your information.

4. Cookies and Tracking Technologies

UpStreamPaddle may deploy cookies and analogous tracking technologies to heighten your browsing experience. You possess the capability to manage cookies via your browser settings; nevertheless, please be aware that certain features of our website may function improperly if cookies are deactivated.

5. Your Choices

You retain the subsequent choices with regard to your information:

a. Access and Rectification: You may request access to your personal information or rectify inaccuracies by contacting us at [email protected].

b. Opt-Out: You have the option to opt out of receiving promotional emails from us by following the unsubscribe instructions included in the email.

6. Security

We take rational precautions to safeguard your information against unauthorized access and utilization. Nevertheless, kindly be aware that no method of transmitting data over the internet is entirely impervious to security breaches, and we cannot furnish a guarantee of the security of your data.

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may periodically update this Privacy Policy to reflect alterations in our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons. We shall post the revised Privacy Policy on UpStreamPaddle along with its effective date. We urge you to periodically review this policy.

8. Contact Us

Should you harbor any queries, apprehensions, or requests related to this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please reach out to Peter Ringland at [email protected].

By making use of UpStreamPaddle, you are attesting that you have perused, comprehended, and concurred with this Privacy Policy. If any segment of this policy is at odds with your convictions, we respectfully entreat you to abstain from using this website. We extend our heartfelt gratitude for your understanding and your trust in UpStreamPaddle.