Terms & Conditions

  • This competition runs from 25 January 2021 until 26 February 2021 with online entries from 25 January 2021.
  • To enter the competition on-air, go to brain.capetalk.co.za and play the game online.
  • Successful entrants who correctly answer the questions on online will be called for a second round of questioning by the Brain producer.
  • The entrant must answer at least 80% of these questions correctly, in order to progress to playing the game on-air.
  • Should the entrant successfully win a round on-air, they will be scheduled to compete in the following round on-air, against a new entrant.
  • Should an entrant successfully win one round but lose subsequent rounds, they will not be entitled to re-enter the campaign for that calendar year.
  • The entrant who successfully prevails at the end of the final execution of the day will be invited to compete in the live broadcast on the Saturday. Entrants will compete telephonically due to the Covid pandemic. If one of the week winners are not available they forfeit any right to compete further in the competition
  • Weekly finals occur for the four weeks with the final on the fourth Saturday.
  • The weekend telephonic competition will pit the week's winners (Monday through Friday - five competitors) against each other for a place in the finals to be held on the last Saturday of the campaign.
  • All of the winners from week one through to four will be invited to play in the final play-off on the final weekend activation.
  • Each round-winner on-air gets R1 500 in cash. The winner of each quarter-final gets R10 000 in cash. The Dis-Chem Brain of CapeTalk gets R20 000 in cash.
  • Kiddies round: The first execution from Monday to Friday is set to be a junior round. Children have to be aged between 10 and 12 to compete. Proof of age may be requested. The five daily winners will then compete against each other on four respective Saturday mornings telephonically.
  • Each Saturday Kiddies winner on-air gets a R1000 Dis-Chem Voucher.
    • The judges’ decision is final, and no further correspondence will be entered into.
    • The prize is not negotiable, and not transferrable.
    • CapeTalk and Dis-Chem will not be held responsible for any SMS charges, data charges or phone costs incurred while participating in this competition.
    • CapeTalk and Dis-Chem will not be held liable for entries not received for any reason whatsoever, and will not be responsible for network connectivity or hardware issues experienced while participating.
    • A participant will not be able to win this competition if they have won a prize on 947, 702, CapeTalk or Kfm within the past 90 days, whether on-air, online or via any of the station’s social platforms.
    • If a winner chosen does not comply, their entry will be disqualified, and a new winner will be randomly drawn.
    • If a winner cannot be successfully contacted, is ineligible to accept the prize, or contravenes the terms and conditions of this competition or of CapeTalk the prize will be forfeited.
    • Primedia Broadcasting will process the winner’s payment within 40 working days, from date of requested documentation received.
    • Primedia Broadcasting will notify the winner when the vouchers will be ready for collection or delivery, based on the receipt of requested documentation.
    • CapeTalk and Dis-Chem reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice. Any changes to the competition will be notified to participants as soon as possible by the promoter.
    • CapeTalk and Dis-Chem reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice. Any changes to the competition will be notified to participants as soon as possible by the promoter.
    • Employees of Dis-Chem, Primedia Broadcasting and their immediate family and friends, are not permitted to enter the competition.
    • By entering this competition, a participant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
    • All queries can be sent to comments@capetalk.co.za
    • All other standard terms and conditions apply.