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0106/1211 April 2012Territory Insurance Office
The TVC depicts social occasions when drink driving is likely to occur to demonstrate how easy it is to find yourself over the limit and how easy it is to get caught by the Police. In one scene we see a man out to dinner with his partner and the voice over says, "Grabbing a bite with the missus. You deserve it" as we see the man drinking beer. We then see the man being breathalysed by the police.
0115/1211 April 2012GoDaddy.com
A Colombian model is being painted by Danica Patrick, a famous American race car driver, and Jillian Michaels, a celebrity fitness expert. The words painted on the model and the spoken lines in the commercial promote Go Daddy’s offering of .CO domain names.
0116/1211 April 2012Ubank
A man onboard a plane, during a flight, is standing in the aisle struggling to release his luggage from one of the overhead lockers. All of a sudden the bag is released with enough force to pull him down the aisle, into a trolley and from the plane. The next scene cuts to him falling through the sky from the plane and towards a forest. He is then seen landing on the forest floor, alive and uninjured. Here he looks up to be presented by what appears to be a wolf and then witnesses the wolf being struck by his luggage which has also fallen from the plane. The advertisement ends with a pause back onto the man’s face – which is then covered by the end frame which displays the UBank branding and the campaign tag line of Since Today. During the advertisement the man is accompanied by a voiceover which focuses on questioning big decisions in life and ends with raising a question about changing the way you bank.
0118/1211 April 2012Woolworths Supermarkets
Outdoor advertisement featuring images of grocery products sold by Woolworths, including apples, strawberries, yoghurts, bread etc. At the top of the advertisement it reads, ">Scan here to start shopping" and at the bottom is information about the Woolworths app and the words, "Woolworths the fresh food people." Underneath the pictures of the produce are barcodes and descriptors of each product, for example fresh carrots, fresh apples.
0119/1211 April 2012RW Steel
Two workmen are talking - one whistles (very badly) at a woman on the street, who tells him to “shut up you moron!" The other workman then whistles well. The ad then promotes RW Steel products at the best prices. The Ad finishes with the original workmen saying "is that her husband coming?" after which the second workman runs away.
0120/1211 April 2012Australian Pork Limited
The commercial opens with sounds of a typical family luncheon. A grandmother is chatting with her granddaughter and her granddaughter’s boyfriend. The grandmother raises the topic of marriage and grandchildren. The grandmother then suggests that it’s time for the granddaughter to “pork” the boyfriend. Misinterpreting what the grandmother has said, the granddaughters’ reaction is one of shock. The grandmother then continues to suggest that regular pork consumption is one of the reasons why her husband is so fit and healthy. A voice over is then heard outlining the nutritional benefits of trimmed lean pork and the tagline - “Get some pork on your fork”
0121/1211 April 2012Sealy
The TVC is called ‘Apartment’: the camera pans through the floors of an apartment building and we see people engaged in various activities centred around their bed and bedroom. The text on screen asks, “What do we do in bed?” and we see a man playing a guitar, a woman using the bed to store guests’ coats, children playing and a man and woman starting to kiss before switching out the light.
0122/1211 April 2012Sexpo Pty Ltd
We see a crowd of people at a Sexpo venue and the male voice over says, "Everyone's going to Sexpo" before continuing to say that the Harley Davidson stunt team will be there and the Bombshell Babes will be live on stage. We then see a brief clip of the Bombshell Babes gyrating on a stage followed by a still image of them dressed in leather or pvc style studded black lingerie. The final screen shot shows a couple embracing and includes the text, "Sexpo March 15-18 Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre."
0123/1211 April 2012Merial
The TV advertisement is an animated cartoon which shows two cows torturing a parasite. The first cow uses a rack to stretch the parasite and then another cow falls from above to land on the parasite and squash it. The voiceover asks, "Do parasites die a painful death? We hope so."
0124/1211 April 2012Coca-Cola South Pacific Pty Ltd
To prove to consumers that 'Coke Zero' really does taste like 'Coke', Coca-Cola invited consumers to a movie screening. The consumers are given 'Coke' and popcorn and take their seats in the cinema. They are then told to open the lid oftheir cups to reveal a 'Coke Zero' inside.
0125/1211 April 2012Pepsico Australia Holdings Pty Ltd
In the "Cash or Car" television advertisement, the main character emerges from a corner store with two mates. He has a 600ml bottle of Pepsi Max in his hand. It is the promotional "Cash or Car" bottle identifiable with the green graphics. After taking a sip he begins to day dream about the dilemma he would encounter should he win the main prize. In the day dream, V8 racing driver Greg Murphy appears, tempting the hero to choose the HSV E3 GTS prize, before being interrupted by a young man in a hot tub with the Pepsi Max Twins and being served by a butler, suggests he takes the money. The ad finishes with the voice over: "Which will you choose in the Pepsi Max Cash or Car competition - $50,000 cash or the car?"
0126/1211 April 2012Yum Restaurants International
The Advertisement opens on the farm with the teenagers waking up and helping out the farmer with collecting and carrying bags of feed for the free range chickens on the farm. A female voiceover says that the KFC staff have been sent to the farm to see free range chickens first hand as KFC now serves free range chicken tenders. Various montage shots of the teenagers' farm experience are shown throughout the Advertisement, including a girl slipping on the muddy ground and teenagers rounding up the free range chickens on the farm. Towards the end of the Advertisement, the teenagers and farmer are shown sitting around a table eating KFC Free Range Chicken Kebab and Tenders meals. The Advertisement ends with KFC's "The Goodification", "KFC Free Range Tenders" and "So Good" trademarks.
0127/1211 April 2012Yum Restaurants International
The advertisement is an outdoor billboard advertising the KFC Original Recipe Fillet burger and features an image of the burger and the text, "How do you goodify a burger? With the freshest, tasties chicken. It's all a part of the goodification." The KFC logo and slogan also appears, "sogood".
0128/1211 April 2012AAMI
The advert shows a female charactercalled Rhonda in Bali getting a foot massage, indulging in a few more pleasures with the money she has saved on her car insurance. Following on from Rhonda's fame in a previous AAMI ad, her fame has now spread overseas and the masseuse recognizes Rhonda and her 'beautiful brake foot'.
0129/1211 April 2012Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Limited
Various models of Volkswagen cars are shown as well as people or animals imitating the different noises the cars make. In the final scene we see a man reverse park his car using Volkswagen technology instead of his hands. A young girl and her grandfather are watching from a nearby cafe table and the girl exclaims, "well beep me". The car horn beeps as she says the word "beep". Her grandfather looks at her and then the words, "The Germans have a word for it" appear on screen followed by the VW logo and the words, "Das Auto".
0130/1211 April 2012Brand Developers
An infomercial for the Dual Saw, a hand held electric saw with counter rotating blades. Two men demonstrate how the saw can be used and discuss its advantages over other types of saws.
0131/1211 April 2012Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Limited
Various models of Volkswagen cars are shown as well as people or animals imitating the different noises the cars make. In the final scene we see a man reverse park his car using Volkswagen technology instead of his hands. A young girl and her grandfather are watching from a nearby cafe table and the girl exclaims, "well beep me". The car horn beeps as she says the word "beep". Her grandfather looks at her and then the words, "The Germans have a word for it" appear on screen followed by the VW logo and the words, "Das Auto".
0132/1211 April 2012St George Group
A webpage for St. George Bank which has a picture of a man and boy floating in a pool wearing board shorts and next to them the text reads, “Hot term deposit”.
0133/1211 April 2012Suzuki Australia Pty Limited
The TVC shows a Swift Sport at a car park boom gate, with a couple inside. The car then enters the car park, driving up the ramp. Whilst driving, the car parks sprinklers go off. The car parks and the couple get out, with sprinklers going off behind them.
0134/1211 April 2012Challenger Limited
A man is fishing on rocks in shallow waters. Throughout the scene, he speaks of the volatility of the global financial crisis; and contemplates the longevity of his retirement savings and the likelihood that it will last until he’s 75.
0135/1211 April 2012BCF
Two men admire each other's camping chairs and then we see various outdoor scenes such as fishing, camping, driving on a beach and a scene where a four wheel drive vehicle is towing a caravan through some water.
0136/1224 April 2012Stuart Alexander & Co Pty Ltd
The website is for the current Chupa Chups competition called ‘Rollercoaster Around The World’. You can enter the unique code found underneath an Australian Chupa Chups stick into the competition page www.lifelessserious.com.au or entries can also be made via SMS. The prize is for 3 families (each family consisting of 4 people) to win around the world airfares and tickets to some of the world’s best theme parks.
0137/1211 April 2012Australian Fast Foods
The “Family Dinner Your Way” advertisement depicts a mother bringing a tray of Red Rooster products to the dinner table where her family is sitting down ready to eat. The voiceover says “You deserve a night off. Buy a Red Rooster roast chicken and choose four sides (garlic bread, large potato and gravy, 4 nuggets, 10 spicy bites, large chips or large peas shown on screen) for $10 more. Have the night off and eat well with Red Rooster’s family dinner, your way”.
0138/1211 April 2012Fosters Australia, Asia & Pacific
The simple billboard includes an image of a glass of Carlton Draught beer on the right of frame, with the Carlton Draught logo on the glass with some accompanying script/words to the left of the frame. It also includes the Enjoy Responsibly logo in bottom left hand side of the billboard.
0139/1211 April 2012Lindt
The TVC is for Lindt Easter chocolates. It shows a Lindt chocolate store with Lindt chocolatiers. A young girl asks "Where have all the bunnies gone?” The Chocolatier says "Well they're very shy. But as it's Easter, maybe you can find one." There is also an animated Gold Bunny and banner across the bottom of the screen during the TVC, which promotes a consumer promotion to find the Lindt Gold Bunny for the opportunity to win daily prizes.
0140/1224 April 2012Nena & Pasadena
Short video on the Nena and Pasadena website which opens on a newspaper featuring a naked woman on one page. We then see a male model walking around a derelict building, smoking a cigarette and spraying graffiti on the walls. There are also close ups of the newspaper and we see a man and woman pictured on one page apparently engaged in oral sex.
0141/1211 April 2012Big Night Recovery
An image of a man under the influence of alcohol, enjoying a night out with friends. The caption reads, “In 5 hours time he’ll be pulling levers on a 20 tonne crane”. An image of a man under the influence of alcohol, enjoying a night out with friends. The caption reads, “In 4 hours time he’ll be using a nail gun on a worksite” An image of two men under the influence of alcohol, enjoying a night out with friends. The caption reads, "In 5 hours they'll be trading shares on behalf of your Super Fund." An image of a man under the influence of alcohol, enjoying a night out with friends. The caption reads, "In 5 hours he'll be clearing flight 87 for take off." At the bottom right hand corner it says, "Thank God for...bignightrecovery.com.au" and there is an image of a bottle of Big Night Recovery tablets.
0142/1211 April 2012Big Night Recovery
An image of a man under the influence of alcohol, enjoying a night out with friends. The caption reads, “In 4 hours time he’ll be using a nail gun on a worksite” At the bottom right hand corner it says, "Thank God for...bignightrecovery.com.au" and there is an image of a bottle of Big Night Recovery tablets.
0143/1224 April 2012Stop the Loss
A young schoolgirl arrives home opening the front door to find no one at home. She sits down to do her home work alone at a kitchen table. She checks the fridge to find something to eat but finds nothing there. A super reads 'Her Mum is feeding the Pokies'.
0145/1224 April 2012iiNet
A man is auditioning in a theatre and is asked by the casting director to portray how he would feel if he had no internet connection. The actor then pulls a face and makes a groaning noise and the casting director mutters, “How did he get in here?” A female voiceover then says that iinet can connect you faster.
0146/1224 April 2012Bras n' Things
Image of a woman lying on her side with one hand against her head. She is wearing black and pink lacy lingerie (bra and briefs). The image appears in a lightbox outside a Bras N Things store.
0147/1224 April 2012Commercial Radio Australia
The “Quality Shhh” advertisement portrays is a series of announcements about the weather which are distorted by radio static due to poor reception. On a couple of occassions the announcer says the word "sh..." when referring to weather conditions.
0148/1224 April 2012Rossdale Homes
The TV advertisement in question shows a couple inspecting their new house from their builder. As they walk through the home, they notice things missing that the salesman points out were ‘not’ in the contract like door handles, the kitchen sink and even the toilet. The voiceover asks people not to compare apples with oranges and to ask Rossdale Homes about their fixed price guarantee so as to avoid costly variations to contracts.
0149/1224 April 2012HBF
Poster displayed in trains for the HBF 'Run for a Reason'. The heading reads, 'Don't just sit there" and underneath are three images of train passengers using train fittings to assist their exercises. The titles of the three images are: 1. Dips, 2. Mini Pull Ups, 3. Train Surfing and each image is accompanied by text describing how to perform the exercises.
0151/1224 April 2012Australian Pork Limited
Two women from the previous Pork commercials are in a kitchen drinking tea and looking out of the window. Outside we see another woman chatting at length with the postman. One of the woman in the kitchen says that the woman outside has porked both the postman and the rest of the neighbourhood and her friend spits out her tea in shock. We then see a house-warming party the week before showing the woman from outside serving Pork Bolognese to her guests - one of whom is the postman. A male voice then states “An authentic Italian spag bol tastes better with pork mince. So if you really want to impress – get some pork on your fork”. The Australian Pork logo is then shown on a black background along with the end line written in white text “Get some Pork on your fork”.
0153/1224 April 2012Reckitt Benckiser (Aust) Pty Ltd
A mum talks about how she wants her children to be healthy, happy and safe and so she used ‘Nurofen for children’ for her daughter's fever. We then see the mum holding her baby who is wearing a teething bead necklace.
0154/1224 April 2012Sunday Times Perth
An over-the-top VIP fashionista, Frederick Alfonzo, invites readers to enter a Sunday Times competition to win a year’s worth of VIP treatment, comprising mainly of free tickets and premium seating at major Perth events.
0155/1224 April 2012Novus Auto Glass
The ad features a Billy Connelly imitation voice over: "... if you need a scratch or a stone chip in your windscreen repaired, or even if you need them to fill your crack my god call Novus...132234"