Terms of


These terms govern the use of the Heck Media website at http://www.heckmedia.com.au (owned and operated by Heckin’ Concerned Media Pty Ltd).
All text, graphics, design elements (including “look and feel), layouts, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, and artwork (the, “Content”) contained on this site are owned, controlled or licensed by or to Heck Media, and are protected by copyright and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.
Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, no part of the site and related sites (including transcript databases) and no content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including “mirroring”) to any other computer, server, website or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without Heck Media’s express prior written consent.
You may use excerpts from Heck Media podcast transcripts purposely made available by Heck Media for downloading from the Site, provided that you (1) not remove any proprietary notice language in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your personal, non-commercial informational purpose, (3) credit the podcast hosts and link the excerpt to Heck Media’s website, (3) make no modifications to the tone, purpose and meaning of any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations relating to such documents.
Heck Media reserves the right to amend product offerings and prices without notice. Please contact us for up-to-date information on our products and services.



Collecting, storing, and using information about website visitors
Heck Media receives and stores information that you enter on our website or give us in any other way. This includes basic contact information such as your name, organisation name, phone number, and email address to enable us to send you information or process any purchases you may make. We may also collect additional information at other times, including but not limited to feedback received from the contact forms, responses to any surveys, or newsletter sign-ups.
We may use personal information collected from you to:
• provide you with email updates about your subscriptions or purchases
• improve the information on our website based on customer interests and requirements
• send you newsletters and email updates if you have opted-in to receive these
Individual and company information that we collect and store is not used for any purpose other than that defined above.
We will use all reasonable means to protect the confidentiality of your personal data while in our possession or control.
Use of cookies
Cookies are small packets of user data that websites collect to keep track of visits and activity.
Our website uses cookies to analyse website traffic and help us create a better website visitor experience. We may also use cookies to serve relevant ads to website visitors through third party services such as Google Adwords. These ads may appear on this website or other websites you visit.
You have the option of disabling or deleting cookies in your browser settings.
Disclosure of information
Heck Media does not disclose any personally identifiable user information to any third parties. This does not include parties who assist us in operating our website or conducting our business, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
We are obligated to disclose your information to third parties if legally required to do so, including to law enforcement agencies, or to maintain the security of our website or protect the rights and safety of our customers.
Accessing your information
You have the right to request a record of your information stored by Heck Media, subject to exceptions allowed by Australian/ Victorian law. Please contact us to access your information.
Third party links
Our website may include links to third party sites that we feel are relevant to our customers’ interests. These third party sites will have their own privacy policies and Heck Media does not have any responsibility or liability for how third party sites use visitor information.
However, we welcome any feedback about third party links in the interest of maintaining the integrity of our website.
Changes to Privacy Policy
This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.



Heck Media may serve audio or visual advertising in our podcasts, on our website, and in our newsletters and email updates.
This advertising may be from podcast sponsors or from other commercial partners.
Audio advertising that you hear in podcasts will be in the form of host read ads or ads produced by clients, inserted into episodes at various intervals.
Heck Media will ensure that all advertising is clearly demarcated from our podcast content through the use of oral disclaimers or audio cues such as music to mark ad breaks.
Heck Media will take all reasonable measures to ensure that advertising and sponsorship follows the company’s ethical principles and values, namely to not publish advertisements for, or promote in any other way, services or products that:

  • are related to industries or practices that are harmful to the environment, including but not limited to mining, fossil fuels, animal agriculture, and non-essential animal testing
  • promote hate speech or discriminatory policies against any community or group
  • contribute to the exploitation of workers and labour markets

If you hear or see an ad on a Heck Media podcast or other marketing asset that you think doesn’t uphold our advertising policy, please get in touch with us at contact@heckinconcerned.com, or use the form on the Contact Us page, and tell us about it. We will investigate the matter and take reasonable steps to rectify the situation.

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