What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website's server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or what's in your shopping basket.
What if I do not want to accept cookies on my machine?
You can find out how to control or disable cookies within most browsers here.
Cookies used are of the following types:
First party cookies - First party cookies are set by the Bunbury Festival website and they can only be read by that site.
Third party cookies - Third party cookies are set by a different organization to the owner of the website you are visiting. Bunbury Festival uses use a third party analytics company (Google Analytics) who will set their own cookie to perform this service. The website you are visiting may also contain embedded content (e.g., Instagram, YouTube, etc.) and these sites may set their own cookies. Bellwether Music Festival does not control the dissemination of these cookies so you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these. We may also use these cookies to serve you relevant ads across the Google Display Network.
Session cookies - Session Cookies are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the user's device when the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies - This type of cookie is saved on your computer for a fixed and is not deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are used where we need to know who you are for more than one browsing session. For example, we use this type of cookie to store your preferences, so that they are remembered for the next visit.
To learn about Google Analytics cookies, please visit the Google website. via this link.