Category: News
United Kingdom Government To Clamp Down on FOBTs

United Kingdom Government To Clamp Down on FOBTs

Government To Begin Crackdown on the Infamous FOBTs It seems that the government is seriously planning to clamp down on the FOBTs (Fixed Odds Betting Terminals), by decreasing ...

READ MORE +
Ladbrokes Coral Witnesses Increase in its Digital Sector

Ladbrokes Coral Witnesses Increase in its Digital Sector

Ladbrokes coral is one of the betting giants in the United Kingdom market, and it has stated that despite the lackluster sporting season this year, the company still managed to ...

READ MORE +
888 Holdings Fined 7.8 Million Pounds for Failing to Protect Customers

888 Holdings Fined 7.8 Million Pounds for Failing to Protect Customers

888 Holdings, which is one of the biggest British online wagering companies is going to pay a penalty that is the highest so far in the industry. The fine is equal 7.8 million ...

READ MORE +
New Gold Coast Casino to be Owned by the Chinese Government

New Gold Coast Casino to be Owned by the Chinese Government

Reports emerged last month that the Gold Coast Casino project is going to be partially owned by the government of China. The multimillion project will have a three billion ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Chiefs of Commercial TV Comment on the Compromise

Aussie Chiefs of Commercial TV Comment on the Compromise

The Aussie chiefs of Commercial TV have stated that they will not accept the proposed compromise. The compromise includes trading in a fee reduction on the license in return for ...

READ MORE +
The Offer to Buy Tatts Group by Tabcorp Holdings Raises Concerns

The Offer to Buy Tatts Group by Tabcorp Holdings Raises Concerns

The Australian regulator of national competitions has shown its concerns rewarding the buyout of Tatts Group. This proposal is worth 4.44 billion dollars, and it was given by ...

READ MORE +
New March Pokies That Hit the Aussie Online Casinos

New March Pokies That Hit the Aussie Online Casinos

New pokie machines make their way on a monthly basis to Aussie Online Casinos. This is how the developer and the casinos keep the experience entertaining and fresh for the ...

READ MORE +
William Hill Investments to Increase as it Grows Strong in Australia

William Hill Investments to Increase as it Grows Strong in Australia

It seems that any thoughts that anyone had about the tough couple of years and their effect on William Hill are dismissed. This is because the gambling giant has confirmed that it ...

READ MORE +
Australian Hotels Feel the Sting of the Chinese VIP Market Tightening

Australian Hotels Feel the Sting of the Chinese VIP Market Tightening

Following the tightening of the VIP Chinese market, many expected that the Aussie casino operators will suffer. It seems that it is not only going to be the Aussie casino giants ...

READ MORE +
NRL Bans Gambling on the Under 20 Competitions To Increase Integrity

NRL Bans Gambling on the Under 20 Competitions To Increase Integrity

NRL Australia has made a decision that it would ban all forms of gambling on any of its under 20 competitions. It also banned a set of exotic bets in the professional ranks. All ...

READ MORE +
Crown Perth Cuts 200 Jobs as Share Prices Leap 10 Percent

Crown Perth Cuts 200 Jobs as Share Prices Leap 10 Percent

Crown Resorts has been suffering from multiple problems these fast few months. It seems that the staff that works at the Crown Perth Casino are the ones who will feel the first ...

READ MORE +
Australian Players Might Lose Access to Aussie Online Poker

Australian Players Might Lose Access to Aussie Online Poker

Online poker players from Australia have been worrying nonstop since last November. This is because of the potential that they might lose complete access to their favorite online ...

READ MORE +
New Pokies Hit the Market this February at Aussie Online Casinos

New Pokies Hit the Market this February at Aussie Online Casinos

New Pokies come out every month by the biggest developers in the industry. This is how they manage to keep their content fresh and updated so players never feel bored. Three of ...

READ MORE +
Star Entertainment To Decrease Its Reliance on Asian High Rollers

Star Entertainment To Decrease Its Reliance on Asian High Rollers

Following the arrests in China, in which 18 employees of Crown Resorts were arrested on the Chinese mainland, changes are occurring to the strategy of the company. The Aussie ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp Holding to Pay Fine to Settle Money Laundering Case

Tabcorp Holding to Pay Fine to Settle Money Laundering Case

The Aussie gaming operator and sportsbetting giant, Tabcorp Holdings was faced with money laundering charges. Reports indicate that the Aussie giant is planning to pay a fine to ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Firm – Crown Resorts Signs New Agreement with Clubs NSW

Aussie Firm – Crown Resorts Signs New Agreement with Clubs NSW

The Australian casino operating giant, Crown Resorts Ltd. has stated that the online betting service, Crown Bet has signed a new deal. This deal is a 10 year agreement that would ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resorts Ltd. To Build New Skyscraper in Melbourne

Crown Resorts Ltd. To Build New Skyscraper in Melbourne

Crown Resorts Wins Approval for New Melbourne Skyscraper The Australian casino industry is booming, and proof of that are the reports that state that Crown Resorts has gotten ...

READ MORE +
Star Entertainment Acquires the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort Gold Coast

Star Entertainment Acquires the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort Gold Coast

The well-known Aussie firm, The Star Entertainment Group Ltd. has made an important announcement. It has stated that it has managed to acquire the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp’s Profit dragged Down by Money Laundering Allegations

Tabcorp’s Profit dragged Down by Money Laundering Allegations

The currently ongoing court action that is regarding money laundering allegations, as well as the ambitious plans of Tabcorp to expand its businesses have had a bad effect on its ...

READ MORE +
Class Action Law Suit Waiting for Crown Resorts Ltd.

Class Action Law Suit Waiting for Crown Resorts Ltd.

The Australian casino industry is always full of surprises and news. According to the latest reports, there are news that a group of shareholders of Crown Resorts Ltd. are going ...

READ MORE +
Petrangelo Wins the Super High Roller in Melbourne

Petrangelo Wins the Super High Roller in Melbourne

The cards were unkind to Nick Petrangelo a single time in 2016 when he managed to barely sneak into the top thousand, taking home what to Nick was a paltry $15,000 from an event. ...

READ MORE +
Australian Land Casinos Revenue Declines

Australian Land Casinos Revenue Declines

ASF Group Limited, an Australian investment, and trading company in partnership with China State Construction Engineering Corporation and CCCC Guangzhou Dredging Co Limited plan ...

READ MORE +
Popularity of Fun Casino Games Online Casinos

Popularity of Fun Casino Games Online Casinos

Fun casino games at online casinos are extremely popular right now. Not only are they much more convenient than standard casinos but they also offer a large variety of fun casino ...

READ MORE +
Australia Open Ads by William Hill Prompt Crackdown on Wagering Ads

Australia Open Ads by William Hill Prompt Crackdown on Wagering Ads

A crackdown on gambling ads during sports is being prompted in Australia. This is because the children during the school holidays who were watching the Australia Open tournament ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Market Proves to be a Successful Investment for Sports Betting Companies

Aussie Market Proves to be a Successful Investment for Sports Betting Companies

The world is going through much right now, amidst the confusion from the Brexit, and Donald Trump’s victory in the USA, it seems that the Aussie gambling market is not phased. ...

READ MORE +
Adelaide Bite Australian Baseball History and Ready for Their Best Year Yet

Adelaide Bite Australian Baseball History and Ready for Their Best Year Yet

While experts are not one hundred percent certain about the geographic origins of the game that we know as baseball everyone can agree that the game caught on strongest at one ...

READ MORE +
Nick Petrangelo Takes Home The Top Prize In Australian Poker Tournament

Nick Petrangelo Takes Home The Top Prize In Australian Poker Tournament

Playing poker at the professional level is an incredibly high-stakes way to make a living. The field has a penchant for being very cut throat. It requires persistence, the ...

READ MORE +
Casino Heists – The True Stories

Casino Heists – The True Stories

First there was Oceans 11, then came Oceans 12 and Oceans 13. These movies all portrayed some of the biggest casino heists and while you would think it only happens in the movies, ...

READ MORE +
James Chen Wins Two Rings during Aussie Millions 2017

James Chen Wins Two Rings during Aussie Millions 2017

James Chen, the Thai player sure enjoyed his time during the 2017 Aussie Millions event. This is because so far, the Thai player was able to score 2 championships rings. Two days ...

READ MORE +
Aussie News Update – New Pokie Limit and James Packer Becomes Crown’s Director

Aussie News Update – New Pokie Limit and James Packer Becomes Crown’s Director

Pokie machines in SA (South Australia) now have a maximum bet that can be placed by the players on these gaming machines. The previous limit, which was 10 AU$ has been cut down by ...

READ MORE +
888Poker Pulls Out of Aussie Market After the IGA Amendments

888Poker Pulls Out of Aussie Market After the IGA Amendments

888 Poker is one of the biggest names in the online poker gaming industry, and it has always had a strong presence in the Aussie market. 888poker, following the great anticipation ...

READ MORE +
Cricket Australia Promises to Evict Pitchsiders Became a Reality

Cricket Australia Promises to Evict Pitchsiders Became a Reality

Cricket Australia has been having a lot of trouble with Pitchsiders. The sport has vouched to deal with the problem, and it seems that Cricket Australia is living up to that ...

READ MORE +
Tennis Star Faces Match Fixing Allegations In time for the Australian Open

Tennis Star Faces Match Fixing Allegations In time for the Australian Open

The Australian Tennis sport has been shaken by the reports that one of its aspiring stars is being charged by match fixing charges at the age of eighteen. This coincided with the ...

READ MORE +
Phoenix Sun – Newest Quickspin Powered Pokie Game

Phoenix Sun – Newest Quickspin Powered Pokie Game

Phoenix Sun is the newest Quickspin powered pokie. This game has 243 ways to win and offers players a 5 reeled experience. The new game is playable on all different devices. This ...

READ MORE +
News Update from Australia – AU$1 Pokie Limits and Tabcorp Illegal Ads

News Update from Australia – AU$1 Pokie Limits and Tabcorp Illegal Ads

This news update from the Australian gambling scene includes the pursuit of new bet limit on pokies, AU$1, and the news about Tabcorp, being found guilty for illegal advertising. ...

READ MORE +
James Packer Scales Back International Ambitions to Focus on Aussie Market

James Packer Scales Back International Ambitions to Focus on Aussie Market

James Packer, who is the owner of one of the biggest gambling entities in Australia has decided to focus more on his Aussie business. He will achieve that by scaling back on his ...

READ MORE +
Senator Xenophon Talks About Stephen Conroy’s New Appointment

Senator Xenophon Talks About Stephen Conroy’s New Appointment

Stephen Conroy, the previous factional powerbroker and the previous Labor Minister has gotten a new job as Responsible Wagering Australia's head of lobbyists. This new job has ...

READ MORE +
Star Entertainment Ltd. Development Plans for The Star Sydney

Star Entertainment Ltd. Development Plans for The Star Sydney

In Australia, the award winning Architectural office Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp seems to be having tough rivalry from competitors like BVN and Grimshaw. This competition is ...

READ MORE +
William Hill Loses its Courtside Presence during the Australian Open

William Hill Loses its Courtside Presence during the Australian Open

William Hills Australia, which is the Aussie branch of the UK betting option, has made news and made history during the 2016 Australian Open. This is because it managed to become ...

READ MORE +
Ladbrokes Enters Agreement with online Operator TopBetta Holdings

Ladbrokes Enters Agreement with online Operator TopBetta Holdings

The online operator, TopBetta Holdings has made a great announcement. It has announced that it has entered a deal, which it described as a landmark agreement, which will allow ...

READ MORE +
Corruption and Illegal Cricket Wagering Poses Danger to Aussie Cricket

Corruption and Illegal Cricket Wagering Poses Danger to Aussie Cricket

Cricket Australia’s Senior Legal Counsel, Iain Roy, has stated that illegal gambling and corruption in cricket in Australia is posing a great threat to the sport’s integrity. He ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resorts Ltd. To Change Its Plans Following The Situation in China

Crown Resorts Ltd. To Change Its Plans Following The Situation in China

Crown Resorts Ltd. had great plans announced for its international businesses. The Aussie casino operator was planning to cleave off big parts of its business, internationally, by ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp and Tatts Group Merger News Update

Tabcorp and Tatts Group Merger News Update

In a move that has strategic purposes that has a lot to do with the planned merger between Tabcorp and the Aussie gaming operator Tatts Group, Tabcorp has purchased a ten percent ...

READ MORE +
Warlords Crystals of Power Pokie Released at Aussie Casinos

Warlords Crystals of Power Pokie Released at Aussie Casinos

Net Entertainment is one of the biggest gaming developers in the industry. The developer has managed to stay at the top of its game thanks to its constant release of new pokies. ...

READ MORE +
Holiday Season – New Play n Go Slot At Aussie Casinos

Holiday Season – New Play n Go Slot At Aussie Casinos

Play n Go is one of the great gaming developers. It is known for releasing new games regularly, high quality games. This is why a lot of the top Aussie Casinos aim to offer the ...

READ MORE +
Aristocrat Share Prices Plunge as James Odell Announces his Retirement

Aristocrat Share Prices Plunge as James Odell Announces his Retirement

The share price of Aussie company, Aristocrat Games, witnessed a great slump. This happened after the announcement was made regarding the departure of the chief executive, James ...

READ MORE +
Possible iGambling Laws to Affect Poker Brands in Australia

Possible iGambling Laws to Affect Poker Brands in Australia

Earlier in 2016, the Aussie Human Services' Minister, Alan Tudge, made an important announcement. He stated that he would be introducing an amendment to the IGA (iGambling) of ...

READ MORE +
Gambling Operators Pay Up As World is Shocked by Donald Trump Win

Gambling Operators Pay Up As World is Shocked by Donald Trump Win

Donald Trump, who is now the president of the United States of America, has shocked the world. The new president secured his place in the White House after defeating Hillary ...

READ MORE +
New Zealand’s SkyCity Empire Gets a Boosts from The Australian Market

New Zealand’s SkyCity Empire Gets a Boosts from The Australian Market

The New Zealand based gambling empire, SkyCity has received a much needed and a welcome boost from the Aussie market. This is a result of a brand new investment from down under. ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Gaming Authority in Norfolk Island To Get Shut Down Completely

Aussie Gaming Authority in Norfolk Island To Get Shut Down Completely

The Gaming Authority of Norfolk Island is going to be shut down. This is following the scathing report that revealed that it has internal controls that can result in increase of ...

READ MORE +
Documents Reveal the Covering Up of Violent Crimes at Star Casino

Documents Reveal the Covering Up of Violent Crimes at Star Casino

The Sydney Star Casino seems to be covering up some of the most violent criminal activities that take place on its casino premises. It also involves assaults that take place ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp Investors Express Disappointment Regarding Merger Vote

Tabcorp Investors Express Disappointment Regarding Merger Vote

Some of the Tabcorp investors have expressed their disappointment regarding the decision of the Chairman of Tabcorp, Paula Dwyer. This is because the Chairman Paula Dwyer has ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Giants – Tabcorp and Tatts Group Enter a Merger

Aussie Giants – Tabcorp and Tatts Group Enter a Merger

The Aussie wagering market is changing, especially after the merger of two of the biggest Aussie gambling entities. This is because Tatts Group and Tabcorp Holdings have revealed ...

READ MORE +
Ruby Fortune Readies for a Jackpot Win of 13 Million

Ruby Fortune Readies for a Jackpot Win of 13 Million

Ruby Fortune casino and other Microgaming casinos connected to the nearly 13 million progressive jackpot are gearing up for a win this week.  Statistics reported by ...

READ MORE +
ACT Greens Aims to Implement $1 Max Wagers on Pokies in Canberra

ACT Greens Aims to Implement $1 Max Wagers on Pokies in Canberra

The Aussie ACT Greens group is now working on a new program that it calls “Community First”. This new program aims to support putting the future of the Aussie individuals before ...

READ MORE +
Lost Vegas- New Pokie Available for Aussies by Microgaming

Lost Vegas- New Pokie Available for Aussies by Microgaming

Microgaming is one of the leading names in the industry of online gambling. It stays on top of its game with the release of new pokies to different markets, including the Aussie ...

READ MORE +
Retrospective Testing Might be in Order on Pokies in Tasmania

Retrospective Testing Might be in Order on Pokies in Tasmania

There is a new proposal by the Tasmanian government that might be cleared soon. If this new proposal goes ahead, this would mean that the poker machines in the Aussie state of ...

READ MORE +
The Victorian Elections To Affect Current Pokies Situations

The Victorian Elections To Affect Current Pokies Situations

As the Victorian council elections get closer, there is a recent survey that was conducted by the government. This survey’s results indicated that 98% of the participants prefer ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Company Aristocrat Leisure Signs Deal with Minnesota Casino Chain

Aussie Company Aristocrat Leisure Signs Deal with Minnesota Casino Chain

Aristocrat Leisure, the Aussie based gaming software operator, has entered a big deal with a well known chain of US based casinos. The gaming developer has signed at the bottom of ...

READ MORE +
Mr Green to Launch a Dedicated Live Casino Environment

Mr Green to Launch a Dedicated Live Casino Environment

Mr Green is, without a doubt, one of the biggest iGaming operators in the industry. This major developer is planning to launch a dedicated live casino experience which is going to ...

READ MORE +
Upcoming Greyhound Ban Under Attack in Australia

Upcoming Greyhound Ban Under Attack in Australia

In Australia, Mike Baird, the NSW Premier is urged to re-consider the institution of the impending greyhound racing ban. This comes amid many signs and warnings that this ...

READ MORE +
Ladbrokes Australia Hires a New Head of Operations

Ladbrokes Australia Hires a New Head of Operations

Ladbrokes Australia is one of the biggest players in the Aussie gambling market, which is originally based in the UK. The company has hired a new head for its Aussie operations. ...

READ MORE +
Eddie Hayson Denies NRL Match Fixing Allegations

Eddie Hayson Denies NRL Match Fixing Allegations

The Aussie famous gambler, Eddie Hayson who was once in debt for millions has stated that he is now winning and solvent. He stated that he has been winning in his horse racing ...

READ MORE +
Justice League Pokie Released At Aussie Casinos by Next Gen

Justice League Pokie Released At Aussie Casinos by Next Gen

Justice League is the latest game to be released by Next Gen gaming. The game is already taking the entire world of online gaming by storm. This is because the game is riding on ...

READ MORE +
6-Star Hotel to Be Constructed at The Star Sydney Australia Site

6-Star Hotel to Be Constructed at The Star Sydney Australia Site

The Star Entertainment group Ltd. has made an announcement that the current renovation process of its Star Sydney premises is going to include an addition. This addition is going ...

READ MORE +
Advertisements of Aussie Bookmakers Reach New High

Advertisements of Aussie Bookmakers Reach New High

The Aussie market is expected to witness great changes and shifts in regards of gambling. It is expected that the political winds are going to shift in the favor of Senator ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resorts and Aristocrat Leisure to Face A Law Suit

Crown Resorts and Aristocrat Leisure to Face A Law Suit

Crown Resorts Ltd. Is one of the biggest casino operators in Australia that runs multiple casinos.  This company, as well as the well known gaming machine developer and ...

READ MORE +
Queensland State Government Remains Silent Towards New Casino at the Gold Coast

Queensland State Government Remains Silent Towards New Casino at the Gold Coast

There has been a lot of reports that state that the ASF Consortium  is currently planning a new casino that contains a 3-tower development on crown land, at the Gold Coast. This ...

READ MORE +
The Australian State of Victoria Sets New Laws for Gambling Ads

The Australian State of Victoria Sets New Laws for Gambling Ads

It seems that the incredible increase and spread of gambling ads in the Aussie state of Victoria over the last 10 years is about to end. This is because the government of the ...

READ MORE +
Tony Fung Pulls Plug on His Aquis Great Barrier Reef Casino Plans

Tony Fung Pulls Plug on His Aquis Great Barrier Reef Casino Plans

Tony Fung, the Hong Kong Millionaire has confirmed that his company is dropping its plans that were set to develop a huge casino in Cairns. This casino was the Aquis Great Barrier ...

READ MORE +
The Australian Wagering Council (AWC) Disbands After Major Hits

The Australian Wagering Council (AWC) Disbands After Major Hits

The Australian Wagering Council, the AWC, is the biggest and the most prominent lobby organization that represents some of the major internet offshore gaming enterprises. After so ...

READ MORE +
Karaoke Party – Newest Pokie to Hit Aussie Online Casinos

Karaoke Party – Newest Pokie to Hit Aussie Online Casinos

Karaoke Party is one of the latest pokie machines to be released by the online pokie developing giant, Microgaming. Microgaming always released brand new pokies, every month, 1 ...

READ MORE +
SkyCity Entertainment Publishes Its Annual Financial Results

SkyCity Entertainment Publishes Its Annual Financial Results

The giant Aussie casino corporation, the SkyCity Entertainment group has issued its fiscal results that cover the 12 months that ended on June. These numbers witnessed an ...

READ MORE +
Crown Casino Workers Fight the Wage War

Crown Casino Workers Fight the Wage War

Few days ago, last weakened, hundreds of restaurant workers, security guards, hotel staff and casino dealers that work at the Crown Casino complex that is located in Melbourne ...

READ MORE +
The Mildura Casino Aims to Gain the Approval of the Victorian Government

The Mildura Casino Aims to Gain the Approval of the Victorian Government

The developer that is backing the plans for the convention center and Mildura casino, which are estimated to cost 300 million dollars, is aiming to gain the approval of the ...

READ MORE +
Sportsbooks in SA Fight Back against the Proposed Tax

Sportsbooks in SA Fight Back against the Proposed Tax

There is a pioneering move in South Australia that is aiming to tax the internet gambling firms, on their revenue that is earned due to their business within the borders of the ...

READ MORE +
Nick Xenophon Wants 1st Person Shooter to be Considered Gambling

Nick Xenophon Wants 1st Person Shooter to be Considered Gambling

The Aussie gambling scene is always surprising us, and in what would be the world’s first, an Aussie politician, Senator Nick Xenophon, is seeking a legislation. The senator who ...

READ MORE +
Karaoke Party – New Pokie by Microgaming

Karaoke Party – New Pokie by Microgaming

Microgaming is one of the biggest gaming developers in the industry, and it maintains its position on top of the industry by releasing brand new games on a monthly basis, and ...

READ MORE +
Pokémon Go Betting to be Available at SportsBet Australia

Pokémon Go Betting to be Available at SportsBet Australia

Sportsbet, which is one of the biggest and most popular internet sportsbooks in the Australian market is well known for offering odds on basically anything and this includes ...

READ MORE +
Canberra Act Sets Easy Character Test For Casino Probity

Canberra Act Sets Easy Character Test For Casino Probity

When compared with any other state or territory, ACT has a character test of casino owners that is much less demanding. Despite the different probity rules existing in 2014, the ...

READ MORE +
Clashes Between Acquis Entertainment and Clubs ACT

Clashes Between Acquis Entertainment and Clubs ACT

The parent company of one of the biggest casinos in Australia, Canberra Casino, seems to have a continuous feud with Clubs ACT. This parent company is Acquis Entertainment which ...

READ MORE +
Senator Nick Xenophon To Adopt Gambling Reform

Senator Nick Xenophon To Adopt Gambling Reform

Senator Nick Xenophon is going to team up with like minded Andrew Wilkie, the Independent Tasmanian MP, as they are going to use their crossbench positions in the new Aussie ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Millions Poker Championship 2017 Scheduled

Aussie Millions Poker Championship 2017 Scheduled

One of the biggest poker tournaments in the world, and Australia in specific, The Aussie Millions Poker Championship of 2017 has finally gotten its schedule released. As a part of ...

READ MORE +
Gambling Related Corruption Shocks the Aussie Cricket Sport

Gambling Related Corruption Shocks the Aussie Cricket Sport

Australia is one of the countries that have a pretty open gambling market, whether it be sports, or offshore online casinos, but it seems the CA (Cricket Australia) runs a tight ...

READ MORE +
Melbourne Resident Bags the First Aussie WSOP Bracelet in 2016

Melbourne Resident Bags the First Aussie WSOP Bracelet in 2016

The World Series of Poker is one of the biggest, if not the absolute biggest poker tourney in the world, and for the 2016 championship, it seems that Australia has failed to claim ...

READ MORE +
Greyhound Racing to be Banned in NSW

Greyhound Racing to be Banned in NSW

The government of the New South Wales (NSW) State has made an announcement that stunned and shocked the entire Aussie gambling and racing industry, and NSW in specific. This ...

READ MORE +
Ladbrokes Pulls its In Play Betting App in Australia

Ladbrokes Pulls its In Play Betting App in Australia

After the IGA Review and the many regulations that are banning and reinforcing the illegality of in-play betting, Ladbrokes, which is one of the biggest UK bookmakers that offers ...

READ MORE +
How did the Brexit Affect the Australian Bookmakers?

How did the Brexit Affect the Australian Bookmakers?

The Brexit is now a fact, and the shell shocked Aussie bases bookmakers and sportsbetting operators are starting to count the losses and the cost of the Brexit. After the United ...

READ MORE +
UBet To Pay a Fine for its YouTube Gambling Ad in NSW

UBet To Pay a Fine for its YouTube Gambling Ad in NSW

Ubet has found itself on the wrong side of the law as it faced two separate law suits  because of its latest promotional advertisement that are thought to be illegal. Ubet is one ...

READ MORE +
Barangaroo Project To Get the Green Light

Barangaroo Project To Get the Green Light

At last, great news for the James Packer group, as after eighteen long months that were full of delays as a result of many setbacks, the 2 billion dollar Barangaroo casino is ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resort Casino To Go through a De-Merger

Crown Resort Casino To Go through a De-Merger

With a lot of merger news, it seems that not all companies are getting along together, as there was a recently announced demerger. This was announced by the Crown Resorts Casino ...

READ MORE +
New Gambling Taxes to Be Applied in South Australia

New Gambling Taxes to Be Applied in South Australia

The online gambling scene in Australia, is always chancing. The latest change to occur is the new taxes in South Australia that will be applied to the wagering companies that is ...

READ MORE +
Ainsworth To Vote For the Sale of its Stake to Novomatic

Ainsworth To Vote For the Sale of its Stake to Novomatic

Ainsworth, the Australian gaming machine developer and manufacturer, has made an announcement regarding its next general meeting. This meeting is going to take place on the 27th ...

READ MORE +
Is Bitcoin the Future of Online Gambling?

Is Bitcoin the Future of Online Gambling?

The virtual currency taking form in online gambling Bitcoin is revolutionizing the digital world and the world of virtual currency. Online gaming has been in existence since the ...

READ MORE +
Couple from Leongatha Claim the 40 Million Oz Lotto Jackpot

Couple from Leongatha Claim the 40 Million Oz Lotto Jackpot

The Oz Lotto has created many millionaires along the years, and after 3 long days of search for the winners of the last Oz Lotto draw, a couple from the Leongatha community has ...

READ MORE +
William Hill Aussie Business Facing Troublesome Numbers

William Hill Aussie Business Facing Troublesome Numbers

The Australian Gambling market is full of many bookmakers, some of them are based in Australia, while others are big names that have presence in many international markets, ...

READ MORE +
Next Gen Releases HD Versions of its DC Pokies

Next Gen Releases HD Versions of its DC Pokies

Superheroes are as popular as they can ever be, with Superhero TV Shows, games and especially movies being a great hit at the Box Office. Whether you are a Marvel or a DC fan, you ...

READ MORE +
Bet365 Fined for False Advertisment

Bet365 Fined for False Advertisment

Bet365 is one of the biggest betting agencies in the Australian online gambling industry. This big company was fined a total of 2.75 million dollars following a federal court case ...

READ MORE +
The Anti Pokies Lobby Has Faith in the Upcoming Parliament

The Anti Pokies Lobby Has Faith in the Upcoming Parliament

Andrew Wilkie, the Independent MP has stated that he was encouraged by the clear signs that the team of Nick Xenophon might win as much as 5 seats in the Australian Senate, or ...

READ MORE +
Online Sportsbetting Firms Still Offer In-Play Bets

Online Sportsbetting Firms Still Offer In-Play Bets

Online sports wagering companies in Australia are still offering in play sports betting markets on their websites. This is happening despite the fact of the recent strengthening ...

READ MORE +
Sky City Reaches an Agreement with Aussie Government

Sky City Reaches an Agreement with Aussie Government

Sky City has announced its plans to expand the Adelaide Casino as well as the Riverbank Precinct last year. The negotiations with the Aussie government have been going for quite ...

READ MORE +
Tatts group to Re-brand Lottery Divison

Tatts group to Re-brand Lottery Divison

Tatts Group is one of big names in the Australian gambling scene. The Australian firm has made an announcement that showed its intent and plan to rebrand and re position its own ...

READ MORE +
New Casino Regulations Open Door for Organized Crime in NSW?

New Casino Regulations Open Door for Organized Crime in NSW?

Due to the recent changes in the casino regulations in NSW, which is referred to as dramatic to say the least, there is a mass exodus of governmental specialists and inspectors ...

READ MORE +
State of Origin – Australian Rugby Is Upon Us

State of Origin – Australian Rugby Is Upon Us

If you are a Rugby Fan who enjoys the sport, then you know what is coming. It is that amazing sportive time of the year where a state turns against state, mate faces mate, it is ...

READ MORE +
The WA Government on Collision Course Over The TAB Sale

The WA Government on Collision Course Over The TAB Sale

The Sale of the Australian TAB has been at the center of a lot of controversy, as it seems that the Government of West Australia is going to be on a collision course with the ...

READ MORE +
SportsBet to Extend its NRL Sponsorship

SportsBet to Extend its NRL Sponsorship

SportsBet is one of the biggest names in the online betting industry in the Australian scene, and the company has managed to extend its already existing sponsorship deal with the ...

READ MORE +
Australian Casinos Expansions News Update

Australian Casinos Expansions News Update

The Star Entertainment Expansions and Refurbishments The Star Entertainment, one of the biggest operators of Australian Casinos, has won the rights to develop an integrated ...

READ MORE +
New Online Pokies For Aussies In May

New Online Pokies For Aussies In May

Next Gen Gaming is always adding new online pokies to its portfolio, this is how it keeps its portfolio fresh and unique This way, players will never get bored of the existing ...

READ MORE +
New Code of Conduct for Australian Gambling Firms Released

New Code of Conduct for Australian Gambling Firms Released

The Australian Gambling companies are now obliged to abide by a brand new code of conduct that focuses more on the advertising practices, as it aims to put them in shape. The AANA ...

READ MORE +
Clubs ACT Launches Attack after Canberra Casino Gets Poker Machines

Clubs ACT Launches Attack after Canberra Casino Gets Poker Machines

ACT has responded to the announcement by the Aussie government that it would allow Canberra casino to host two-hundred poker machines. The statement was by Andrew Barr, the Chief ...

READ MORE +
Aussie Government to Close Live Sports Betting Loophole

Aussie Government to Close Live Sports Betting Loophole

The Federal government of Australia has made a very important announcement as it stated that it is planning to close the legal loophole that online bookmakers are taking advantage ...

READ MORE +
The Australian Government Responds to the IGA Review

The Australian Government Responds to the IGA Review

The Australian Government has finally issued its response to the review of the IGA (Interactive Gambling Act) of Barry O’Farrell, the previous NSW premier. The review by Barry ...

READ MORE +
New Pokies Hit the Market – Wicked Circus and Pretty Kitty

New Pokies Hit the Market – Wicked Circus and Pretty Kitty

New pokies are being added and released to the online gaming industry every month, and with many gaming developers competing with each other, the pokies will never stop coming. ...

READ MORE +
Crown Aims to Win the 2nd Brisbane Casino License

Crown Aims to Win the 2nd Brisbane Casino License

Crown Entertainment has lost the right for building a new casino in Brisbane, the Queen’s Wharf casino, after being one of the frontrunners. It has lost these rights to the ...

READ MORE +
Australian Casino to be Shut Down – Emu Casino

Australian Casino to be Shut Down – Emu Casino

Emu Casino is an online casino that offers Blackjack, slots, roulette and more than 800 casino games to Australian gamblers. This illegal casino might get its local Australian ...

READ MORE +
SkyCity Does not Mind Selling Darwin Casino to its Aussie Rival

SkyCity Does not Mind Selling Darwin Casino to its Aussie Rival

SkytCity Entertainment Group is an Australian and a New Zeeland casino operator. Recently, there have been a lot of talks that the company is refusing to consider the idea of ...

READ MORE +
Unibet Join In-Play Party With Conversation Driven App

Unibet Join In-Play Party With Conversation Driven App

The IGA is currently under review by the Australian government, and one of the key points that are being reviewed is the situation of the “in-play” sports bets, and whether to ...

READ MORE +
Norfolk Island Loses its Licensing Power and SACOSS Calls for Tax Changes

Norfolk Island Loses its Licensing Power and SACOSS Calls for Tax Changes

In this news update from the Australian scene, Norfolk has been stripped of its power to approving casino gaming licenses as well as renewing the existing licenses. This came high ...

READ MORE +
POLi’s Ties to Online Gambling Sites Causes A Controversy

POLi’s Ties to Online Gambling Sites Causes A Controversy

One of the subsidiaries of the state owned postal service firm in Australia is being accused of earning great amounts of cash by enabling local online players to fund their ...

READ MORE +
Greens Party in Australia Wants to Ban Sports Betting Advertisements

Greens Party in Australia Wants to Ban Sports Betting Advertisements

The Greens Party of Australia is stating that it would introduce a new legislation that is similar to the legislation that banned tobacco advertising back in 1992. This ...

READ MORE +
Crown Barangaroo Rests on the Final Approval

Crown Barangaroo Rests on the Final Approval

Crown Barangaroo, which belongs to James Packer has been facing a lot of setbacks regarding its establishment that has resulted in a delay of eighteen months. Although the casino ...

READ MORE +
NYX – Toronto Listed Company Acquires OpenBet

NYX – Toronto Listed Company Acquires OpenBet

NYX Gaming Group, the online gambling technology company that is listed in Toronto has confirmed that it has acquired the rival betting technology company Openbet for 270 million ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp and Tatts Group- In Play Betting Fight Continues

Tabcorp and Tatts Group- In Play Betting Fight Continues

It seems that the battle over the legality of in play sports betting in the Australian scene is going to be a never ending process until the government ceases fire by releasing ...

READ MORE +
Tasmania Government To Accept Two New Casinos

Tasmania Government To Accept Two New Casinos

The Tasmanian government is stating that it is willing to handle the opening of 2 new casinos, which would potentially bring the total number of casinos in the island state that ...

READ MORE +
Speculation of the TAB Sale Causes Concerns

Speculation of the TAB Sale Causes Concerns

The sports gamblers in Australia are being urged to place bets on the horse races, instead of the other wide range of sports available to them. They were urged by Mr. Colin Holt, ...

READ MORE +
New Playtech Pokies Released at Australian Online Casinos

New Playtech Pokies Released at Australian Online Casinos

Playtech is always releasing brand new pokies to its Australian online casinos, this is how the gaming developer manages to keep its gaming content fresh and updated so players ...

READ MORE +
IGA 2001 Review To Be Postponed – Reports State

IGA 2001 Review To Be Postponed – Reports State

As the entire gaming community in Australia is waiting for the government’s report on reviewing the current laws and regulations of the IGA, it seems that the Aussie market will ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorps Strikes a New Deal & Sportsbet Calls for Reduced Advertisement

Tabcorps Strikes a New Deal & Sportsbet Calls for Reduced Advertisement

The Australian casino and gambling scene is always full of controversy and news that are worth reporting. The latest piece of news includes one of the big names in the industry of ...

READ MORE +
Sportsbet Australia Witnesses Great Numbers

Sportsbet Australia Witnesses Great Numbers

Sportsbet is the Australian brand of Paddy Power, the well known Irish bookmaker and sports betting operator. The Australian wing of the operator has witnessed a great rise in its ...

READ MORE +
Microgaming Releases New Pokies For March

Microgaming Releases New Pokies For March

Microgaming is always adding new pokies to its gaming portfolio, especially pokies. This is how the gaming developer manages to keep its gaming selection of pokies refreshed and ...

READ MORE +
The AWC Comments About the IGA Report

The AWC Comments About the IGA Report

The Australian Wagering Council, which is referred to as the AWC, represents some of the biggest online gaming bookmaking names in the industry such as William Hill. The AWC has ...

READ MORE +
Australian Land Casino News Update

Australian Land Casino News Update

Canberra Aims to Offer Pokie Machines The Australian land casino gaming market is full of some of the biggest names in the industry. One of these names is Canberra Casino, ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp Strikes Deal with the SUN to Enter the UK under Sun Bets

Tabcorp Strikes Deal with the SUN to Enter the UK under Sun Bets

Tabcorp is one of the biggest sports bookmakers in the industry in Australia, it has been feeling the great force of its foreign competitors like Ladbrokes, William Hill and Paddy ...

READ MORE +
H1 2015 Report for Star Entertainment Gets Released

H1 2015 Report for Star Entertainment Gets Released

Star Entertainment Group, which is formerly known as Echo Entertainment has issued the financial report for H1 2015, which is for the time period of the half year that ended ...

READ MORE +
The Australian Interactive Gambling Act Review Takes another Turn

The Australian Interactive Gambling Act Review Takes another Turn

It seems that the online gaming scene of Australia is always witnessing new twists and turns, as the future of the IGA (Interactive Gambling Act) has taken another unexpected turn ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resorts to Fight Against Sudden ATO Taxes

Crown Resorts to Fight Against Sudden ATO Taxes

The ATO (Australian Tax Office) has surprised James Packer and the Crown Resorts group, and caught them off guard by sending an amended bill of taxes that hit the casino with ...

READ MORE +
Sydney’s Star Casino Complains about the Lockout Laws

Sydney’s Star Casino Complains about the Lockout Laws

The company that is the owner of Sydney's Star casinos believes that it does not make any sense for the controversial lockout law to be extended to cover the avenue, given the ...

READ MORE +
Allegations of Corruption hits the sport of Tennis Again

Allegations of Corruption hits the sport of Tennis Again

The match fixing activity in the sport of tennis that is threatening to destroy the sport has took another turn. This was a result of the report by the UK Guardian newspaper which ...

READ MORE +
Crown Casino’s Sic Bo Dealer Arrested

Crown Casino’s Sic Bo Dealer Arrested

Back in October of 2015, the security at one of the biggest casinos in Melbourne, Australia, the Crown Casino has arrested a twenty years old dealer who was then handed to the ...

READ MORE +
Paul Phua’s Stay in Melbourne Raises Concerns

Paul Phua’s Stay in Melbourne Raises Concerns

Paul Phua is a pretty well known poker player from Malaysia, and he has built himself a reputation as one of the high stakes poker players in the world. On the other hand, he has ...

READ MORE +
Live In Play Betting in Australia to be Re-Examined by Police

Live In Play Betting in Australia to be Re-Examined by Police

The Grand Slam witnessed its final days a few days ago, but the controversy is pretty much alive as the tournament was marred by accusations and revelations of a widespread ...

READ MORE +
Tatts Group Boss Launches an Attack on Offshore Gambling Operators

Tatts Group Boss Launches an Attack on Offshore Gambling Operators

Once again, the boss of Tatts Group, Roobie Cooke, has launched a higher pitch attack on the offshore gambling operators who offer their services to the Australian market, he did ...

READ MORE +
Huge Doping Scandal Bans Dozens of AFL Players

Huge Doping Scandal Bans Dozens of AFL Players

The start of the next season for the Australian Football League will be under very different circumstances. This is result of 34 players, past and present members of the AFL team ...

READ MORE +
NSW Government’s Pokies Reduction Law Boomerangs

NSW Government’s Pokies Reduction Law Boomerangs

NSW Government's Pokies Reduction Law Boomerangs as Gaming Turnovers Continue to Soar The latest report published by the Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority (ILGA) of New ...

READ MORE +
Betting Giants Tabcorp and Tatts Finally Push Through

Betting Giants Tabcorp and Tatts Finally Push Through

Last Friday, The Australian came out with a report that further fueled speculations over a potential merger between Australian gambling giants Tabcorp and Tatts Group. The ...

READ MORE +
Sportsbet’s New TV Ad Advocates Taking a Break from Gambling

Sportsbet’s New TV Ad Advocates Taking a Break from Gambling

Sportsbet's New TV Ad Advocates Taking a Break from Gambling A day after the Australian Association of National Advertising (AANA) introduced a public discussion paper for the ...

READ MORE +
Single National Gambling Tax Scheme

Single National Gambling Tax Scheme

Through a Better Tax Discussion Paper submitted to the Australian Taxation Review Committee, National Party Senator for Victoria, Bridget McKenzie pointed out the inequality and ...

READ MORE +
Former WH CEO Launches New BlueBet Sportsbook

Former WH CEO Launches New BlueBet Sportsbook

Michael Sullivan, the former Chief Executive Officer of Sportingbet Australia up to the time when William Hill acquired the sportsbook in 2011, has announced a comeback by way of ...

READ MORE +
2015 Melbourne Cup Race Results Flemington Racecourse Bookmakers Rejoice

2015 Melbourne Cup Race Results Flemington Racecourse Bookmakers Rejoice

View image | gettyimages.com On-course bookmakers at the Flemington racecourse are rejoicing over the results of the 2015 Melbourne Cup last Tuesday. The rails bookmaker ...

READ MORE +
Singtel Optus Bets Big on Rights to Broadcast EPL in Australia

Singtel Optus Bets Big on Rights to Broadcast EPL in Australia

Australia's second largest telecommunications giant, Singtel Optus Pty Limited, has staked as much as AU$63 million per season or a total of AU$189 million in snatching the ...

READ MORE +
AU’s Qantas Loses Friendly Wager with Air NZ

AU’s Qantas Loses Friendly Wager with Air NZ

AU's Qantas Loses Friendly Wager with Air NZ as All Blacks Win Rugby World Cup for Third Time Now that New Zealand's All Blacks have succeeded in making history as the first ...

READ MORE +
Tabcorp Chief Airs Concerns for Excessive Gambling Ads

Tabcorp Chief Airs Concerns for Excessive Gambling Ads

Tabcorp Chief Airs Concerns for Excessive Gambling Ads, Unlicensed Operators and Outdated Laws The Chairperson at Tabcorp, Paula Dwyer, spoke at the Annual General meeting ...

READ MORE +
Federal Police Clears William Hill’s “Click-to-Call” Betting Service for Now

Federal Police Clears William Hill’s “Click-to-Call” Betting Service for Now

Last Wednesday, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) sent a missive to William Hill Australia, officially declaring that the police force will not carry out investigations related ...

READ MORE +
Rugby World Cup Dream Finals – Winner will be First to Win Three Web Ellis Cups

Rugby World Cup Dream Finals – Winner will be First to Win Three Web Ellis Cups

Australia's Wallabies are seeking to stop New Zealand's All Blacks in their tracks, as both teams are aiming to make history of being the first to win three Web Ellis Cups. ...

READ MORE +
Wallabies and the All Blacks is now at the Rugby World Cup Finals

Wallabies and the All Blacks is now at the Rugby World Cup Finals

At long last, the epic match between New Zealand and Australia will finally happen at this years Rugby World Cup. When the Wallabies beat Argentina with a score of 29-15 in ...

READ MORE +
Wellington Phoenix’s A-league status will not receive 10-year renewal

Wellington Phoenix’s A-league status will not receive 10-year renewal

Bad news for Phoenix fans from the FFA today. The FFA, or Football Federal Association, which controls the licensing and agreements between teams, has decided on the licensing for ...

READ MORE +
Overcoming Injuries for the Finals

Overcoming Injuries for the Finals

In the Rugby World Cup, it looks like David Pocock is getting prepared to contest with Mr. Richie McCaw throughout the penultimate games. David Pocock is a Talismanic Wallabies ...

READ MORE +
Broome Shire Investigates Casino Viability

Broome Shire Investigates Casino Viability

Casinos have offered the best solution to the economic and social challenges that people and societies face. It is common to see towns and cities support the industry so that they ...

READ MORE +
William Hill Australian Open Sport Betting Sponsorship

William Hill Australian Open Sport Betting Sponsorship

William Hill Australia marks another milestone by becoming the first sport betting company to land a sponsorship deal for the 2016 Australian Open. Slated traditionally to run ...

READ MORE +
A Lawsuit Looms Over the Legality of Australian Poker Machines

A Lawsuit Looms Over the Legality of Australian Poker Machines

Poker machines are at the center of a major controversy in Melbourne, Australia. A legal challenge is being prepared and the events that transpire could have a ripple effect ...

READ MORE +
Ceremony for Jupiters Casino Renovations And New Hotel Tower

Ceremony for Jupiters Casino Renovations And New Hotel Tower

An official construction ceremony was held by Echo Entertainment for the new and exciting Jupiters Casino Hotel Tower along with complete renovations to the casino itself. It is a ...

READ MORE +
5 Star Casino Upgrade

5 Star Casino Upgrade

Online gambling is great fun. However, there is something that is quite magical, thrilling, and exciting, about walking into an elegantly styled casino with 5 star accommodations ...

READ MORE +
Is the Woolworth’s Monty Card Ethical?

Is the Woolworth’s Monty Card Ethical?

Is it a gift to feed patrons' children, or is it a lure to feed the gambling habits of their parents? That's the issue under debate as Australian anti-gambling advocates and one ...

READ MORE +
2001 Gaming Law Ordered For Complete Review By Prime Minister Tony Abbot

2001 Gaming Law Ordered For Complete Review By Prime Minister Tony Abbot

An order by Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot went out for a specialized review of the 2001 Interactive Gambling Act by Scott Morrison who is the Social Services Minister. ...

READ MORE +
Genting Hong Kong Stake in Australian Casino Shares

Genting Hong Kong Stake in Australian Casino Shares

The great continent of Australia will soon see a new casino complex thanks to China. The New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority has approved Genting Hong Kong to ...

READ MORE +
Fina Issues a Reprimand For Australian Swimmer Kylie Palmer Two Years Later

Fina Issues a Reprimand For Australian Swimmer Kylie Palmer Two Years Later

It's been years since Kyle Palmer was on the gold medal winning 4x200 metre relay team that took first place at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and now FINA is finally issuing a ...

READ MORE +
The Sports Betting Advertisement War

The Sports Betting Advertisement War

Recently, Barry O'Farrell announced that he would be leading a governmental review of sports gambling laws pertaining to advertising. Betting companies were sure to hear about ...

READ MORE +
Former Champion Adam Scott Will Miss the 2015 Australian PGA

Former Champion Adam Scott Will Miss the 2015 Australian PGA

Adam Scott is the former world champion who has decided that he will not be playing in the Australian PGA tournament this year. Instead, he will be turning his focus on the Hero ...

READ MORE +
Young Children Exposed To Alcohol Advertising In Sports

Young Children Exposed To Alcohol Advertising In Sports

Australian sports broadcasters have been under a lot of pressure lately due to a governmental review of the usage of gambling advertisements in sports, but now they are facing ...

READ MORE +
Horse Trainer Sam Kavanagh Gets Hit With A Nine Year Ban

Horse Trainer Sam Kavanagh Gets Hit With A Nine Year Ban

Sam Kavanagh was hit hard with a nine year and three month ban as a result of a long time inquiry into a cobalt allegation found back after he had won the Gosford Cup at the ...

READ MORE +
How Much Hype Does Jarryd Hayne Have?

How Much Hype Does Jarryd Hayne Have?

Despite the change of a Prime Minister, it seems that much of Australia is still very interested in Jarryd Hayne's career. Ted Robinson was ecstatic about having his play by play ...

READ MORE +
Marika Koroibete Working to Recover

Marika Koroibete Working to Recover

Melbourne Storm's Marika Koroibete received a strange injury that resulted in him having to get stitches and plastic surgery to recover from. The injury was located in his ...

READ MORE +
Davey Browne Dies Due To Boxing Injuries From Title Fight

Davey Browne Dies Due To Boxing Injuries From Title Fight

Just seconds from potentially winning the super featherweight boxing title, Davey Browne Jr. was knocked out and ended up receiving brain injuries that took his life just four ...

READ MORE +
Jarryd Hayne’s Nightmare Start and Recovery

Jarryd Hayne’s Nightmare Start and Recovery

It's the start of rugby professional Jarryd Hayne's U.S. Football career, and it may not have gone as well as he had dreamed during training camp. During the preseason Hayne was ...

READ MORE +
Why Are Women’s Sports A Big Deal Right Now? – Explained

Why Are Women’s Sports A Big Deal Right Now? – Explained

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably noticed how much leverage women's sports has gotten over the past couple of years. Recently, there have been some major ...

READ MORE +
Women’s Australian US Tour Canceled Due to Pay Disputes

Women’s Australian US Tour Canceled Due to Pay Disputes

Each year the Matildas are paid an annual salary of $21,000 (£9,634 ), but this year they have fought for a pay increase that would give them a salary of $40,000 (£18,339 ). This ...

READ MORE +
Australian Sports Offered Partnership With Google’s YouTube Service

Australian Sports Offered Partnership With Google’s YouTube Service

YouTube is looking to launch a new service that would give users access to billions of videos without having to watch advertisements. The subscription-based service would charge ...

READ MORE +
Willie Mason’s NRL Career May Come To An End Resulting From The New Should Charging Bans

Willie Mason’s NRL Career May Come To An End Resulting From The New Should Charging Bans

There have been numerous tribunal referrals following the new ruling on shoulder charges, and it may just be enough to put an end to Willie Mason's NRL career. Shoulder charges ...

READ MORE +
Players Return After the Pakistan Cricket Spot-Fixing Scandal of 2010

Players Return After the Pakistan Cricket Spot-Fixing Scandal of 2010

Despite it being five years since the incident, many people still remember the Pakistan cricket spot-fixing scandal. This occurred when certain members of the Pakistan national ...

READ MORE +
Ellyse Perry Looks to Inspire Women

Ellyse Perry Looks to Inspire Women

Most aspired sports stars dream of competing in the World Cup – so what would a women who has played in two World Cups in a couple different sports dream about? Ellyse Perry is an ...

READ MORE +
Professional E-Sports Begin to Flourish in Australia

Professional E-Sports Begin to Flourish in Australia

E-sports has begun to make a big impact across the globe and is starting to branch into the world of Australian sports. According to SuperData Research, the e-sports gaming ...

READ MORE +
NBA Star Nick Young Uses Social Media To Try And Become A Boomer

NBA Star Nick Young Uses Social Media To Try And Become A Boomer

Last week a fun exchange between Nick Young and Basketball Australia occurred, and while most saw it as fun satire Young seemed to have been serious about his offer to play for ...

READ MORE +
Courtenay Dempsey Targeted By Online Racism

Courtenay Dempsey Targeted By Online Racism

Online, people hide behind a protective barrier that allows them to say things that might be found offensive or rude that most wouldn't say in person. Courtenay Dempsey was ...

READ MORE +
NRL Players Being Hit With Shoulder Charging Bans

NRL Players Being Hit With Shoulder Charging Bans

The NRL has altered a rule that is now more strict on shoulder charges, and quite a few players have received suspensions just a fortnight after the new ruling. Some of the ...

READ MORE +
Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis Drama

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis Drama

A lot of drama has been stirred up recently in the world of international tennis. It all began with a heated match between Nick Kyrgios and Stan Wawrinka, which has continued to ...

READ MORE +
Chris Masten and Alex Silvagni Referred to AFL Tribunal

Chris Masten and Alex Silvagni Referred to AFL Tribunal

Sports are all in good fun, but sometimes things can get a bit messy. The AFL Tribunal is reviewing two cases with Chris Masten and Alex Silvagni for unneeded aggression and ...

READ MORE +
Brisbane Roar Salary Situation

Brisbane Roar Salary Situation

The owners of the Brisbane Roar are facing a lot of pressure this week as he is behind on paying both his players and staff. This is the second occurrence of this happening in ...

READ MORE +
Opals Book Their Spot in the 2016 Olympic Games

Opals Book Their Spot in the 2016 Olympic Games

The Australian Opals women's basketball managed to book their spot at the 2016 Olympic Games by winning over the Tall Ferns with a 80 - 63 point victory. The Olympic Games will be ...

READ MORE +
Fox Sports Begin Live Streaming the National Rugby Championships

Fox Sports Begin Live Streaming the National Rugby Championships

In what can only be described as the best possible scenario for professional sports, Fox television announced that beginning Thursday, August 20, 2015, rugby fans can catch live ...

READ MORE +
Echo Entertainment Yearly Earnings Reports

Echo Entertainment Yearly Earnings Reports

Echo Entertainment recently reported its earnings for the year and the results were better than expected. As a casino, Echo Entertainment is having to deal with some of the shifts ...

READ MORE +
Victorians Lead Australia In Their Passion For Sport

Victorians Lead Australia In Their Passion For Sport

Statistically, Australians have some of the highest levels of participation in sports both as competitors and as spectators. Among Australians, the highest rates of participation ...

READ MORE +
Australian Sailing Team Ready to Compete in the Olympic Test Series

Australian Sailing Team Ready to Compete in the Olympic Test Series

Just one year away from the Olympics the Australian Sailing Team is starting to prepare by getting ready for the Olympic Sailing test. The test will be held in Brazil at Guanabara ...

READ MORE +
Audi Hamilton Island Race Week Sees Largest Entry Numbers Yet

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week Sees Largest Entry Numbers Yet

Prior to the official start of the 2015 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week the harbor was clear and rooms were stacked high with ice, food, and beer. Every single thing looked perfect ...

READ MORE +
Australian Sailors Win at Special Olympic Games

Australian Sailors Win at Special Olympic Games

Australian sailors brought home gold and silver at the Special Olympics World Games, held July 25 - Aug. 2 in Los Angeles. Aussie sailors won three gold medals and three silver ...

READ MORE +
Brisbane Gold Murtagh Plans on Changes

Brisbane Gold Murtagh Plans on Changes

The Promotion Of A Lifetime Alex Murtagh is a XXXX Brisbane Gold coach that is looking to make a difference this year. Murtagh plans to change things up a bit and will be ...

READ MORE +
Clear the Carpet for this Year’s Indoor APL Championship

Clear the Carpet for this Year’s Indoor APL Championship

Even in the early stages of the Australian Premier league the competition has shown itself to be invigorating. With the Tweed Heads Bowling Club serving as the backdrop we can see ...

READ MORE +
Is The Party Over? Macau Gambling Titans Post Drops In Revenue

Is The Party Over? Macau Gambling Titans Post Drops In Revenue

Are the halcyon days of the Macau casino gaming industry coming to an end? Long seen as one of the leading industry locations, some of the largest players in Macau are facing ...

READ MORE +
James Packer Quits as Crown Resorts Chairman

James Packer Quits as Crown Resorts Chairman

Crown is one of Australia's leading entertainment groups. The group has principally invested in the integrated resorts sector. It fully owns and operates two prime resorts in ...

READ MORE +
2016 Rio Olympics Preview

2016 Rio Olympics Preview

Coordination-Commission of IOC: Rio de Janeiro to Host Games Underway There have been countless mass developments happening after Rio has been granted to be the host city for the ...

READ MORE +
Taking the Sharks By Storm

Taking the Sharks By Storm

The Storm can't be stopped, not even with a failing bus. On their way to the game the bus failed to start and was stuck in the Brighton-Le-Sands Hotel parking lot, forcing the ...

READ MORE +
Jason Day Off His Back and Setting Records

Jason Day Off His Back and Setting Records

If you saw Jason Day in the US Open at Chambers Bay you would never have believed that only two months later he would become the US PGA Champion. Day managed to survive the US ...

READ MORE +
Aquis to Construct an 8 Billion Resort in Cairns

Aquis to Construct an 8 Billion Resort in Cairns

The CEO of Aquis, Justin Fung is optimistic that his company is about to be approved and issued with one of the three casino licenses in Queensland. Aquis has embarked on a ...

READ MORE +
War over Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment

War over Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment

A war is expected to land in Gibraltar over the right to acquire an online based gambling company known as Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment. The company owns two popular brands ...

READ MORE +
YourPlay – Australians Can Now Gamble Responsibly

YourPlay – Australians Can Now Gamble Responsibly

Gambling in Australia is very popular for those looking for entertainment and extra-curricular activities. Australians are considered to be at an extremely higher risk to extreme ...

READ MORE +
The Broncos beat The Dragons to get to the top of the NRL

The Broncos beat The Dragons to get to the top of the NRL

Broncos beat The Dragons The Broncos ended their two-game losing ill luck after an incredible six tries to one win over St George Illawarra on Friday night. The Broncos are set ...

READ MORE +
Mercedes Teaming Up With Red Bull

Mercedes Teaming Up With Red Bull

Mercedes-Benz has recently expressed interest in supplying engines for the Red Bull Racing competition beginning in 2017 and onwards from that. It was something that had been ...

READ MORE +
Crown Casinos Yearly Financials

Crown Casinos Yearly Financials

Crown Casino Resorts will release their yearly financials within the week.  Experts have predicted that Crown Melbourne will show sixteen percent growth where the Crown Perth will ...

READ MORE +
New High Rollers Casino Planned in Tasmania

New High Rollers Casino Planned in Tasmania

Tasmania has longed for a high profile economic development for years, and now it seems that they may have one. Recently, a bid was put in to place a high rollers casino in the ...

READ MORE +
SkyCity Says That Casino Tax Amount Will Be Lower Than Expected

SkyCity Says That Casino Tax Amount Will Be Lower Than Expected

One casino operator in Darwin is very happy that the tax impost they will be paying is going to be smaller than what they first expected. SkyCity Entertainment Group, one of the ...

READ MORE +
Bwin Billion Plus Offer from GVC

Bwin Billion Plus Offer from GVC

Online gambling firm 888 wins massive $1.4 billion payout The online casino and poker firm 888 has always been a move and a shaker in the realm of internet gambling. Now, their ...

READ MORE +
Victoria Government’s Gambling Modernisation Bill

Victoria Government’s Gambling Modernisation Bill

Victoria Government's Gambling Modernisation Bill Comes into Effect July 01, 2015 The bill introduced by the Minister for Liquor and Gaming Regulation and passed by the ...

READ MORE +
Royal Panda Casino Player on a Lucky Streak

Royal Panda Casino Player on a Lucky Streak

Royal Panda Casino Player on a Lucky Streak, Hitting Big Wins at Online Slots    A 32-year old Australian known at Royal Panda Casino by his online name Henry, has been running ...

READ MORE +
Crown Resorts’ Vegas Expansion to Push Through with Alon Las Vegas 

Crown Resorts’ Vegas Expansion to Push Through with Alon Las Vegas 

Australian billionaire and casino mogul James Packer's elusive dream of having a Las Vegas Casino added to Crown Resorts' list of casino properties will finally come true. That ...

READ MORE +
Bet365 AU Launches BetCall Even as Threats of IGA Enforcement Hovers over Feature 

Bet365 AU Launches BetCall Even as Threats of IGA Enforcement Hovers over Feature 

Bet365 BetCall Not one to stay behind the competition by missing the gravy train, Bet365 launches BetCall in Australia, a day ahead of the 2015 Ashes England versus Australia ...

READ MORE +
Guts Casino Live Casino Blackjack Dream Cruise

Guts Casino Live Casino Blackjack Dream Cruise

Guts Casino Offers Live Casino Blackjack Players Chance to Win a Dream Cruise Attention to all Aussie Guts Casino blackjack players and those who love playing blackjack games ...

READ MORE +
TAB and Unikrn Joining to Establish “Gaming Gaming”

TAB and Unikrn Joining to Establish “Gaming Gaming”

Well what do we call it? Gaming Gambling, Punting Playing, or Gaming Gaming? While once inconceivable, technological advancements enabling gamblers to place live bets on video ...

READ MORE +
Government Action Taken Against Racing Queensland

Government Action Taken Against Racing Queensland

Footage shot by Animal Liberation Queensland and Animals Australia back in February  is beginning to take its toll on the greyhound racing industry. Primarily, Racing Queensland ...

READ MORE +
Stickers Pokie by NetEnt Released

Stickers Pokie by NetEnt Released

New NetEnt Stickers Video Slot Pokie Sticks Out as Latest Online Casino Sensation   NetEnt's fresh-off the pipeline Stickers pokie video slot is now running live in NetEnt ...

READ MORE +
Internet Gambling not a Definitive Cause of Gambling Disorder According to Research 

Internet Gambling not a Definitive Cause of Gambling Disorder According to Research 

In light of the significant changes that transpired in the gambling industry, particularly its increasing availability and its potential to raise levels of disordered gambling, a ...

READ MORE +
William Hill and Ladbrokes Introduce Online In-Play Betting Call Tool in Australia 

William Hill and Ladbrokes Introduce Online In-Play Betting Call Tool in Australia 

William Hill Ladbrokes Australia Divisions have made it possible for Aussie punters to place live bets online, while the game is ongoing. In-play betting is actually not allowed ...

READ MORE +
Ladbrokes Australia All Set to Rollout First iWatch Betting App

Ladbrokes Australia All Set to Rollout First iWatch Betting App

The countdown has begun for the arrival of the first ever Apple iWatch betting app that Ladbrokes Australia is set to release, once Apple starts shipping the Apple Watch to ...

READ MORE +
SA Government Considers Proposal to Collect Taxes from Online Gambling Operators

SA Government Considers Proposal to Collect Taxes from Online Gambling Operators

In line with the South Australian (SA) Government's ongoing tax reform initiatives, SA Treasurer and Finance Minister Tom Koutsantonis announced that online gambling companies ...

READ MORE +
Market Researcher Foresees AU$6.2 Billion Growth in AU Casino Industry

Market Researcher Foresees AU$6.2 Billion Growth in AU Casino Industry

IBIS World, a leading publisher of business information via thoroughly and accurately researched and procured business data, recently came out with a report predicting that ...

READ MORE +
William Hill’s Gambling Credit Offer to Customers Draws Negative Reactions

William Hill’s Gambling Credit Offer to Customers Draws Negative Reactions

In an aggressive move to promote the rebranding of Sportingbet, Tom Waterhouse and Centrebet sportsbooks into the William Hill Australia brand, the latter extended offers of up to ...

READ MORE +
Sportsbets Mobile Betting App Now Includes Live Streaming of Victorian Thoroughbred Racing

Sportsbets Mobile Betting App Now Includes Live Streaming of Victorian Thoroughbred Racing

Sportsbet customers can now view both city and country Victorian thoroughbred live races anytime and even when on the go. This is because the online sportsbook operator recently ...

READ MORE +
Mansion’s Aussie-Facing Casinos Offer Avengers-Themed Trip to Universal Studios to FTDs

Mansion’s Aussie-Facing Casinos Offer Avengers-Themed Trip to Universal Studios to FTDs

First time depositors (FTDs) at Australia-facing online casinos owned by Gibraltar-licensed Mansion Europe Holdings Ltd,  are being offered a chance to experience a once in a ...

READ MORE +
IGT Family Guy Online Pokie for Mobile Casinos

IGT Family Guy Online Pokie for Mobile Casinos

IGT's Hit Slot Machine Game "Family Guy," Soon to Arrive at Online and Mobile Casinos The "Family Guy" online pokie machine content that IGT developed based on the hit ...

READ MORE +
OMG! Kittens Online Pokie Finally Goes Live

OMG! Kittens Online Pokie Finally Goes Live

The much-awaited OMG! Kitten online pokie that Williams Interactive (WI) announced last December 2014 has finally arrived, and the greater news is that the new WI game is well ...

READ MORE +
Microgaming Bridesmaids Online Pokie

Microgaming Bridesmaids Online Pokie

Microgaming Announces License Agreement with Universal for a Bridesmaids Online Pokie   Leading online gaming software provider Microgaming takes pride in announcing the ...

READ MORE +
1 x 2 Gaming’s New Thor: Storm Lord Pokie

1 x 2 Gaming’s New Thor: Storm Lord Pokie

Thor: Storm Lord Pokie Stirs and Stimulates with Guaranteed Bonus Wins 1 x 2 Gaming, the gambling software provider known for developing creative contents for land-based fixed ...

READ MORE +