The Horticulture Industry Network is committed to protecting information about you and values and protects personal information it collects in the course of undertaking its activities.
This Privacy Statement applies generally to the whole Horticulture Industry Network website (hin.com.au).
Collection of Personal and Other Information
This Horticulture Industry Network website collects anonymous information through web servers. Information such as the number, date and timing of visits to the website and the pages of the website is collected for statistical purposes only to assist us to improve service’s to the horticultural industries.
This website uses "cookies" (small data files that are sent to your computer). These cookies do not collect personal information. They assist us to make your experience of our website easier and more efficient for you. For instance, if you choose to personalise this web site, the cookies will enable the site to remember your preferred settings for your subsequent visits.
Where you are asked to supply personal information, for example to register for an event, you will not be obliged to do so and be given other avenues to register your interest, such as contacting the event convener directly.
Use of Collected Information
The information (both personal information you voluntarily supply and other anonymous information mentioned above) that is collected by the Horticulture Industry Network is not traded, sold or licensed. Personal information provided by you will not be used/disclosed for any purpose other than the purpose of the transaction you have entered into (for example subscribing to an event, making enquiries by email or using a forum) unless such a disclosure is required to reduce the threat of harm or requested under an act of law.
Access to Information about You
You have the right to access and correct information about you that is held by the Horticulture Industry Network. Requests for access should be sent to the site administrator.
Website Usage Measurement
This website uses visitor logs to measure visitation numbers and logs the following information for statistical purposes:
- your server address
- your top-level domain name
- the date and time of your visit to the site
- the pages accessed and documents downloaded
- the previous site visited
- the type of browser used
- Clickstream data
Clickstream data refers to visitor logs and statistics that provide useful information about users’ online experience without identifying individuals. Typical clickstream data collected includes: A visitor’s computer address (i.e. Internet Protocol (IP) address) and relevant domains . Times and dates of site visits. Pages accessed (including most visited and least visited) and files downloaded Browsers, access speed and operating systems used by visitors The Horticulture Industry Network website uses clickstream data purely for statistical purposes (such as the most popular searches and the times of the day that the Horticulture Industry Network website is used most and least) without identifying individual users.
Hort Service Finder for iPhone:
Usage statistics for the Hort Service Finder will be collected via google. All the relevant privacy statements will also apply to this iPhone application. Most importantly, data will be collected utilising the capability of google and the data collected will not be capable of identify individual users.