Simply make a purchase of more than $5 from a business whose advertisement appears in your local newspaper or any of the 17 weekly Community Newspaper Group publications, and you could be on your way to a spending spree.
Fill out an entry form, which you will find in the newspaper or at inmycommunity.|com.au, attach your purchase receipt and post it to us.
Small Motors Mower City owner Michael Romeyn said he saw the campaign as a ‘win-win’ situation for both clients and business.
‘By shopping local, you are ensuring the business will still be there next time to help out,’ Mr Romeyn said.
‘It’s good for small businesses that employ local people working in our local community.
‘Everybody will win if we shop local.’
Each week, five lucky readers will win $1000 each.
You can enter as many times as you like to bolster your chances, plus any unsuccessful entries will roll over to the following week, giving you even more chances to win.
At the end of the five weeks, all 25 winners will go back in the big barrel along with all the other entries to see who will snare the big one ” $25,000.
So support your local business as often as you can and win a share of $50,000 ” it is that simple.