Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


This Privacy Policy sets out our commitment to protecting the privacy of your personal information that we collect through this website (site) or directly from you.


Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. Please contact us via if you have any questions.


You providing us with personal information indicates that you have had sufficient opportunity to access this Privacy Policy and that you have read and accepted it.


If you do not wish to provide personal information to us, then you do not have to do so. However, it may affect your use of this site or any products and services offered on it.


What type of personal information is collected?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, join our wine club, respond to a survey, fill out a form or enter information on our site.


As appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, date of birth, credit card information or other details to help you with your experience.


​How do we use your information?

We may use the information in the following ways:

  • To personalise your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
  • To follow up with you after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries).


        How do we protect your information?

        Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. We use regular Malware Scanning.


        Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.


        We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order, enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.


        All transactions are processed through a payment gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.


        If we receive your personal information from third parties, we will protect it as set out in this Privacy Policy.


        Do we use ‘cookies’?

        Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web Browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.


        For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.​


        We use cookies to:

        • Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
        • Keep track of advertisements.
        • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

        You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. 


        If users disable cookies in their browser:

        If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.


        Third-party disclosure

        We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.


        We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.


        Third-party links

        Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.



        Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.


        We may use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.


        Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.


        We may implement the following:

        • Remarketing with Google AdSense
        • Google Analytics
        • Demographics and Interests Reporting


        We, along with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.


        Can we access or ask for our personal information to be updated?

        Access: You may request details of personal information that we hold about you, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). An administrative fee may be payable for the provision of information. We may refuse to provide you with information that we hold about you, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act.


        Correction: If you believe that information we hold on you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please contact us by email. We rely in part upon customers advising us when their personal information changes. We will respond to any request within a reasonable time. We will endeavour to promptly correct any information found to be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date.


        Can we complain if we believe you have breached out rights?

        If you believe that we have breached the Australian Privacy Principles and wish to make a complaint about that breach, please contact us on the email address below.


        Can we unsubscribe from newsletters and communications?

        To unsubscribe from our email database, or opt out of communications, please use the unsubscribe button in the footer of the email or contact us at the details below.


        For any questions or notice, please contact us at:

        Shanahans Wines Pty Ltd | ABN 52 133 027 460

        Last update: 10 April 2020