Code of Conduct

All attendees, performers, and staff at Oktoberfest On The Coast (Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast) are required to comply with the following Code of Conduct. Oktoberfest On The Coast (Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast) will work diligently to enforce this code and expects cooperation from everyone to ensure a safe, inclusive, and welcoming environment.


Harassment

Oktoberfest On The Coast (Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast) is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone. Harassment includes offensive, verbal comments related to gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, ethnicity, religion, sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.


Enforcing

Oktoberfest On The Coast (Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast) reserves the right to take any action deemed appropriate in response to violations, from warning the offender to immediately expelling them from the events without refund.


Reporting

If you are being harassed, if you notice that someone else is being harassed, or if there is any other violations of this code, please don’t hesitate to talk to our Oktoberfest On The Coast (Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast) team members immediately. All members of our team can be identified by their “team” t-shirts. Your are part of our family, so please feel welcomed to talk to us, but if you can’t or don’t wish to speak in person, please email hallo@oktoberfestonthecoast.com.au. Any reports will be handled in the strictest confidence.


Attributions

This Code of Conduct was based on the work of Frontiers, BondXOXO, and Conference Code of Conduct and inspired by resources provided by Ashe Dryden and Thursday Bram. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.