Warranty & Returns Policy
Afterpay & Zip Orders
We do not have to offer refunds, but if you "Change your Mind" and request a refund then the transactions fees will be deducted from the refunded amount. This is due to these charges paid by Hide & Seek Kids.
If the items have been sent then NO refunds will be offered for change of mind.
Hide & Seek Kids do not accept returns on Change of Mind.
Damaged or Faulty Goods
If you have discovered that the equipment purchased is damaged, faulty or possesses a major problem of receiving your item, you have the right to ask for a refund, exchange or repair.
Please see below in relation to warranty claims.
Warranty & Repairs
All Hide & Seek Kids products go through vigorous quality control and assurance testing to ensure that we bring high quality products that will last the distance. However in the rare occasion, if faults do happen, we’ve got excellent after-sales service with parts that will get your equipment up and running again.
If you have a faulty or damaged product, please email through to firstname.lastname@example.org with supporting pictures, your invoice number and basic details. Our team are quick and will normally replies within one business day.
Australian Consumer Law
Many of our products come with a guarantee or warranty from the manufacturer. In addition, they
come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer law. You are entitled
to a replacement or refund for a major failure and compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable
loss or damage.
You are entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality
and the failure does not amount to a major failure. Full details of your consumer rights may be found
Please send all warranty and support inquiries through to the email address:
Our warranty only applies to the original purchaser from where the purchase was made from our www.hideandseekcubbies.com.au online store and is strictly not transferable. All warrantees commence on the date of purchase.
Warranty Terms and Conditions
*Our terms and conditions laid out does not limit any statutory rights which may be available to the Australian consumer in respect of the product, including those under the Australian Consumer Law.
- All warrantees provided are conditional upon family domestic use of the product (not for commercial use)
- All warrantees commence on the date of purchase
- Failure to service the equipment in accordance with the user manual’s specifications and recommendations will void your warranty. For example, Timber components exposed to harsh weathering will need to be re-coated & re-sealed with appropriate paint and sealants to preserve the wood rot/insect damage warranty.
- Timber surface cracks are normal and will not affect the structural integrity of your product. This is not considered a fault under warranty.
- Any modifications made to the equipment will void the warranty. This does not include maintenance or replacing damaged parts with Hide and Seek Cubbies parts.
- Only fittings and accessories provided by Hide and Seek Cubbies should be used with Hide and Seek Cubbies products or your warranty may be invalidated.
- Our warranty does not apply to ordinary wear & tear of the product.
- Liability is limited to the faulty part, which will be repaired or replaced at our discretion.
- The Warranty only applies to purchases made in Australia, and the item must be kept in Australia.
- The Warranty will be void if the product’s fault arises from abuse, incorrect installation, inappropriate usage, weather related damage or Acts of god.
- Having the product assembled by a professional assembler will not extend the warranty term.
- Damage resulting from:
- Transportation (excludes transit damage when dispatched from Northline Freight)
- Abuse, misuse, excessive use, failure to follow instructions, improper or abnormal usage;
- Alteration, modification, defective installation;
- Unauthorised repairs, alterations or modifications from an unauthorised third party;
- Pests, mice, cockroaches or other insects;
- Failing to not seal/paint the cubby house as per Hide and Seek Cubbies recommendations;
- Consumable or Expendable parts (pre-stained Cubbies) such as paint and finish is not covered under warranty, and is considered ordinary wear & tear.
Nothing in this warranty policy limits or excludes any guarantees, warranties, representations or conditions implied or imposed by law, including the Australian Consumer Law (“ACL”) (or any liability under them) which by law may not be limited or excluded. If you are a “consumer” under the ACL, the following notice applies to you:
“Our goods come with warranties and guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law (“Consumer Guarantees”).
You are entitled to a replacement or a refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage.
You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.”
Warranty Period Details
Hide & Seek Kids provides a full minimum 12 months warranty coverage on all new products sold. Warranty begins on date of purchase.