The below policies are subject to change. Updated: 17 May 2018

This website ( has adopted the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the Privacy Act). The NPPs govern the way in which we collect, use, disclose, store, secure and dispose of your Personal Information. A copy of the Australian Privacy Principles may be obtained from the website of The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner at

What is Personal Information and why do we collect it?
Personal Information is information or an opinion that identifies an individual, such as name, date of birth, email address. This website collects email addresses for our newsletter so we can keep in touch with you, as well as some computer Log Data when you comment on the blog section of this website. We will not collect information about you from a third party without your permission. Your Personal Information is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse and loss and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.

Comments on my blog

When you comment on blog posts on this website, some Log Data is stored by this website. This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of my website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. This information will not be shared with anyone or sold to a third party. It might get used, in the future, to create advertising on this website.


Renee Dahlia uses the Mail Chimp double opt-in system to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation, which came into effect on 25 May 2018. My infrequent emails all come with an unsubscribe button, and I won’t share your information with anyone.

Terms and Conditions of Use

These terms and conditions relate to your use of my website. By accessing this website, you are agreeing to be bound by these website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, please do not use this website. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this website, including photographs and graphical images, is owned by either the myself (the author), or my publishers, or another source as cited and must not be reproduced without my prior consent. Email me renee (at) for permission.

You are welcome to access this website without having to register any personal details with me. You are permitted to share this website via social media with reference to this website as the source material. Material on this website must not be republished online or offline without my permission.

Any links to third party websites located on this website are provided for your convenience only. This website has not reviewed all of the sites linked to it and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by this site. Use of any such linked website is at the user’s own risk. If you would like to link to this website, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, any page on this website. This website also uses some affiliated links, and earns a minor income when you click on them.