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Epic gambling spree for Huang at The Star
Epic gambling spree for Huang at The Star

Mon, Dec 16, 6:24pm by William Brown

Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo withdrew $3 million worth of chips at Sydney’s Star casino and hit the tables on Good Friday, 2015. The Australian Financial...

Cash withdrawn from Star in question
Cash withdrawn from Star in question

Mon, Dec 16, 6:19pm by Noah Taylor

A cash withdrawal of $100,000 was allegedly made from a casino gaming fund linked to a Chinese billionaire. Yahoo News reports the news as significant because it was...

Investigation into former NSW Labor boss continues
Investigation into former NSW Labor boss continues

Thu, Dec 12, 8:17am by Noah Taylor

Former New South Wales Labor boss Jamie Clements was flown around Australia by a Crown casino jet with Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo for business and...

Hard Rock’s venture into Spain extended again
Hard Rock’s venture into Spain extended again

Wed, Dec 11, 7:56am by Charlotte Lee

Casino operator Hard Rock International has been given more time to rescue its Spanish integrated resort project, although the situation appears no closer to...

Crown Casino back in the headlines
Crown Casino back in the headlines

Wed, Dec 11, 7:51am by William Brown

Crown Casino is once again involved in a corruption scandal, with an inquiry conducted by the Independent Commission Against Corruption revealed that former New...

Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth
Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth

Tue, Dec 10, 3:27pm by Ethan Anderson

An AFL premiership player is banned from entering a Crown Casino complex and needs special permission to attend events at the resort and casino complex. 7 News...

Rio All-Suite sale completed by Caesars
Rio All-Suite sale completed by Caesars

Tue, Dec 10, 3:05pm by Noah Taylor

Caesars Entertainment Corporation reported the completion of its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino’s previously announced sale to a buyer associated with Dreamscape...

Hawaiian Gardens Casino fined for breaches
Hawaiian Gardens Casino fined for breaches

Tue, Dec 10, 2:57pm by Mia Chapman

The Hawaiian Gardens Casino has been handed a $3.15 million fine for misleading regulators. Inkedin reports that Californian Attorney General Xavier Becerra reached...

Eldorado’s sale of three casinos approved
Eldorado’s sale of three casinos approved

Fri, Dec 6, 8:33am by Ethan Anderson

Eldorado Resorts said it received approval from the Missouri Gaming Commission this week to sell the Isle Casino in Cape Girardeau and the Lady Luck in...

DubVegas not supported by Dubbo mayor
DubVegas not supported by Dubbo mayor

Thu, Dec 5, 12:43pm by Ethan Anderson

Dubbo’s mayor says he will no longer support a casino in the regional town after strong community backlash. The idea was proposed by councillor John Ryan at the...

Anti-money laundering measures hit Vancouver casinos’ bottom line
Anti-money laundering measures hit Vancouver casinos’ bottom line

Tue, Dec 3, 1:51pm by Mia Chapman

Data provided by Business in Vancouver shows that revenues for the province’s biggest casinos rose by just 0.1 per cent compared to last year, compared to a 4.4...

Cash withdrawn from Star in question
Up and down November for The Star

Tue, Dec 3, 1:08pm by William Brown

The Star continues its year of ups and downs, a perfect example of which was its recent efforts for expansion in Sydney and on the Gold Coast. Casino Aus reports the...

Hokkaido pulls out of Japanese IR race
Hokkaido pulls out of Japanese IR race

Tue, Dec 3, 12:58pm by Noah Taylor

An avalanche of developments from mayors in Japan and gaming and hotel operators across the world greeted Japan’s announcement of its official timeline for...

Integrated resort venture for Suncity
Integrated resort venture for Suncity

Tue, Dec 3, 12:38pm by Mia Chapman

Suncity Group Holdings has released a statement indicating that construction of the Hoiana integrated resort is moving forward nicely and added that everything is on...

New poker tournament at Star Gold Coast offering big prize money
New poker tournament at Star Gold Coast offering big prize money

Sat, Nov 30, 12:39pm by Noah Taylor

The Star Gold Coast has been toiling away at new poker projects since its remodelled and expanded casino poker room earlier this year. It hosted the World Poker Tour...

Greek casino plan stalls yet again
Greek casino plan stalls yet again

Sat, Nov 30, 12:31pm by Mia Chapman

The awarding of a new casino licence in Greece faces further delay after one of the two bidders failed to deliver all of the necessary financial data in preparing...

Could Dubbo be the home of a new casino?
Could Dubbo be the home of a new casino?

Thu, Nov 28, 1:44pm by William Brown

A casino in Dubbo would ensure the long-term viability of the city according to regional councillor John Ryan. Central Western Daily reports that Cr Ryan wants the...

Macau Casino fined $1.25m for breaches
Macau Casino fined $1.25m for breaches

Wed, Nov 27, 8:13am by Noah Taylor

A three-year joint investigation by the Washington State Gambling Commission and the Tukwila Police Department, Macau Casino has agreed to pay a US$1.25 million...

Russia is a rising power in land-based casinos
Russia is a rising power in land-based casinos

Wed, Nov 27, 7:57am by Mia Chapman

Russia is ready to become a big player in the casino industry, building its very own “Las Vegas” according to reports in Chiang Rai Times. Economic rivals should...

Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government
Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government

Wed, Nov 27, 7:47am by Ethan Anderson

The stakes have been raised for those contending for a licence for the second Gold Coast casino. The ABC reports that the city’s sole operator, The Star, has been...

Hard Rock’s venture into Spain extended again
Hard Rock grows casino presence in the US

Tue, Nov 26, 1:03pm by Noah Taylor

Hard Rock International will become the official operator of a casino in Virginia, with the venture to be part of the development project at Bristol Mall. Gambling...

Second Gold Coast casino shortlist revealed
Second Gold Coast casino shortlist revealed

Mon, Nov 25, 7:52am by Charlotte Lee

The Queensland government has finally released its list of locations for the second Gold Coast Casino. My GC reports that the publication of the list comes after the...

Private Filipino casinos are booming
Private Filipino casinos are booming

Fri, Nov 22, 3:36pm by William Brown

The revenue at Philippines-licenced private casino operators surged by one-quarter in the third quarter of 2019, while state-managed casino operations failed to keep...

Queen’s Wharf design recognised with award
Queen’s Wharf design recognised with award

Fri, Nov 22, 2:10pm by Mia Chapman

The architects behind the design of Brisbane’s Queen’s Wharf have been recognised for their cutting edge design. Architecture and Design reports that PDF, now...

Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro
Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro

Thu, Nov 21, 7:47am by William Brown

The Star Casino has been dealt a major blow with its $530 million luxury casino and apartment tower plan rejected by the state’s planning commission. The Sydney...

California casino employee and patron embroiled in scandal
California casino employee and patron embroiled in scandal

Wed, Nov 20, 5:43pm by Ethan Anderson

California’s Red Hawk Tribal Casino, Placerville, lost more than $200,000 in an alleged embezzlement scheme that led to the arrest of a venue employee and a...

Second Gold Coast casino up in the air
Second Gold Coast casino up in the air

Tue, Nov 19, 12:24pm by Charlotte Lee

The Star Entertainment Group has showered almost half of Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk’s cabinet with sporting tickets and accommodation, with the group...

Cyprus taking no chances with new casino
Cyprus taking no chances with new casino

Tue, Nov 19, 12:11pm by William Brown

Cyprus’ gaming regulator has reached an agreement with three different companies to perform detailed checks of international junket operators before they are given...

MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio
MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio

Tue, Nov 19, 12:01pm by Noah Taylor

One of Las Vegas’ most glamorous resorts has been sold. The Star Advertiser is reporting that The Bellagio was sold for $4.2 billion to Blackstone Group, the...

Chinese millionaire embroiled in junket scandal sells up
Chinese millionaire embroiled in junket scandal sells up

Mon, Nov 18, 3:39pm by Mia Chapman

A Chinese millionaire with links to a Chinese communist group is selling his waterfront Hunters Hill mansion from behind bars. News.com.au reports that high roller...

Aussie Rob Campbell wins WSOP player of the year
Aussie Rob Campbell wins WSOP player of the year

Mon, Nov 18, 3:24pm by Charlotte Lee

Australian poker professional Robert Campbell has been crowned World Series of Poker player of the year. Casino Aus reports the banner year for the pro, where he won...

New casino in booming Filipino market
New casino in booming Filipino market

Sat, Nov 16, 1:15pm by Noah Taylor

The surge of gaming in the Philippines has shown no signs of letting up, with the Subic Bay Yacht Club, located in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone on the western...

Crown Casino back in the headlines
Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter

Sat, Nov 16, 1:02pm by Mia Chapman

Crown Resorts faces a massive decline in VIP turnover in the first three months of the new fiscal year in a rough start to the year. Casino Aus reports Crown’s...

Land-based casino given tick in Illinois
Land-based casino given tick in Illinois

Thu, Nov 14, 8:10am by Ethan Anderson

The Illinois Gaming Board has granted the state’s first land-based casino licence to Rivers Casino, European Gaming reports. Granted under the sweeping expansion...

Donaco back on the share market after suspension
A win for Donaco in Cambodia

Thu, Nov 14, 8:00am by Charlotte Lee

Asian casino operator Donaco International said in a Wednesday filing that it had won the final stage of a court process in Cambodia linked to a long-running dispute...

WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time
WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time

Thu, Nov 14, 7:54am by William Brown

The World Series of Poker hits Sydney this week with 14 official tournaments at The Star Sydney. Casino Aus reports that despite the World Series of Poker hosting...

Cop almost cashed in after finding wallet at casino
Cop almost cashed in after finding wallet at casino

Wed, Nov 13, 8:38am by Mia Chapman

A police officer in the US state of Rhode Island decided to rip off a casino patron at the beginning of the month according to Calvin Ayre. The 59-year-old officer,...

Fourth tower for Crown could become a reality in Melbourne
Fourth tower for Crown could become a reality in Melbourne

Tue, Nov 12, 8:30am by William Brown

Crown Resorts’ dream of developing a fourth hotel tower at its flagship casino in Melbourne is one step closer after completing the purchase of property developer...

Vision for Adelaide Casino to grow
Vision for Adelaide Casino to grow

Tue, Nov 12, 8:24am by Noah Taylor

SkyCity Entertainment Group has outlined its plans for Adelaide casino as part of a $330 million renovation. Asgam reports the group is eager to claim a slice of...

Playtech pairs with European casino website
New live casino studio for Playtech

Tue, Nov 12, 8:14am by Mia Chapman

Gambling technology company Playtech has announced it has partnered with Isle of Man operator GVC Holdings to launch a new dedicated live casino studio. Casino News...

Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth
Cup Day punters not affected by Crown Perth protesters

Fri, Nov 8, 1:18pm by Ethan Anderson

Despite long queues inside the foyer of the TAB, Crown Perth workers demanding a 3% pay rise from management outside were unable to halt a field of events on...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Macau casino revenue rebound expected in 2020

Fri, Nov 8, 1:10pm by Charlotte Lee

2020 is expected to be a better year for the six licensed casino operators in Macau, according to gaming industry analysts. According to Casino.org, Gross Gaming...

Widus signs 450 hectare lease agreement in Philippines
Widus signs 450 hectare lease agreement in Philippines

Fri, Nov 8, 1:02pm by William Brown

The Widus Group, who owns and operate the Widus Hotel & Casino in Clark, Philippines, have signed an agreement to lease around 450 hectares of land in the nearby...

Greek casino plan stalls yet again
Hard Rock and Mohegan in battle for Athens casino rights

Wed, Nov 6, 5:19pm by Noah Taylor

American gaming giants Hard Rock International and Mohegan will battle for the rights to build a casino on the location of the former Athens airport at Ellinikon,...

Native Gaming to launch private island resort and online casino
Native Gaming to launch private island resort and online casino

Wed, Nov 6, 5:15pm by Mia Chapman

Native Gaming have launched a new website on nativegaming.io which the company say will combine online casino, live casino, eSports, sports betting and idle games...

Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase
Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase

Tue, Nov 5, 9:46pm by William Brown

Melco Resorts and Entertainment, developer, owner and operator of Asian casinos, have reported a 14% year-on-year increase in revenue during the third quarter of the...

Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike
Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike

Mon, Nov 4, 3:56pm by Mia Chapman

Staff of Melbourne’s Crown Casino cancelled their planned strike for last Friday evening. The strike related to pay and conditions where they are considering a new...

Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro
The Star to pay over $150,000 following slipping incident

Mon, Nov 4, 3:39pm by Charlotte Lee

A man has been awarded a payment of over $150,000 after falling on water and slipping on the marble floor of The Star casino. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that...

Crown Resorts' shareholders express concerns amid employee protests
Crown Resorts’ shareholders express concerns amid employee protests

Fri, Nov 1, 4:57pm by William Brown

Workers of gaming giant Crown Melbourne are set to walk off their job positions for at least two hours this Friday, in relation to the company’s Enterprise...

Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government
Star Gold Coast master plan approved by the Queensland government

Fri, Nov 1, 4:52pm by Noah Taylor

The Star Entertainment Group have received approval of their master plan of accommodation, entertainment and retail options, food and drink establishments, and...

Crown Perth workers to join Melbourne spring carnival strike
Crown Perth workers to join Melbourne spring carnival strike

Thu, Oct 31, 8:17am by William Brown

Crown Perth is facing costly industrial action on the eve of the spring racing carnival after 96 per cent of union members voted in favour of action for the first...

Crown Casino back in the headlines
Friday night strike to take place at Crown Casino

Wed, Oct 30, 2:36pm by Mia Chapman

Bartenders and card dealers of Melbourne’s Crown Casino will strike for two hours this Friday night, which will be the first of a series of industrial actions...

Cash withdrawn from Star in question
Star Entertainment loses ruling against Singapore businessman

Tue, Oct 29, 4:59pm by William Brown

A Singapore court has ruled against Australia’s Star Entertainment Group in its record pursuit of a AU$43.2 million gambling debt. The gaming giant lost a bid to...

Second Gold Coast casino shortlist revealed
Star Entertainment unveils plan to derail Gold Coast’s second casino

Mon, Oct 28, 8:54pm by Ethan Anderson

Star Entertainment Group has unveiled a multibillion-dollar ‘master plan’ to develop assets on the Gold Coast. The proposed development in turn serves as a bid...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an ‘Anti-Crown agenda’

Fri, Oct 25, 8:10am by Noah Taylor

Crown Resorts boss John Alexander, has moved to assure investors that its operation is “seriously” treating allegations of dealings with figures linked to...

Queen’s Wharf design recognised with award
New Queensland casino won’t call itself casino

Fri, Oct 25, 8:02am by Mia Chapman

Construction has commenced on the new Queens Wharf Brisbane Integrated Development project earlier this year, following its approval back in 2015, The $3.6 billion...

Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike
Home Affairs and Crown Resorts face probe on VIP visas

Thu, Oct 24, 9:14am by Ethan Anderson

Public hearings are set for next week in relation to corruption claims surrounding Crown Resorts’ international high-roller program. The Age reports that the...

Victorian builder to construction Brisbane casino bridge
Victorian builder to construct Brisbane casino bridge

Thu, Oct 24, 9:08am by Charlotte Lee

Plans are now finalised and a builder has been appointed for the new pedestrian bridge crossing the Brisbane River. Victorian company Fitzgerald Constructions will...

MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio
MGM Resorts selling Bellagio for leaseback

Sat, Oct 19, 9:09am by Noah Taylor

MGM Resorts International is selling its Bellagio Hotel and Casino resort and leasing the property back to give the casino operator a cash injection of over $4...

Tour bicycle hotel & casino poker main event commences
Tour bicycle hotel & casino poker main event commences

Sat, Oct 19, 8:58am by Mia Chapman

The Tour Bicycle Hotel & Casino is hosting the $1,100 buy-in Card Player Poker Tour no-limit hold’em main event, which will kick off on Friday, Australian...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Questions raised about cash handling practices at Crown

Wed, Oct 16, 2:27pm by Noah Taylor

Leaked reports from the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation in 2017 detail concerns from inspectors of cash transactions made at the casino. The...

Crown Casino back in the headlines
Staff at Melbourne’s Crown casino set to strike

Wed, Oct 16, 2:22pm by Mia Chapman

Staff of Melbourne’s Crown Casino are not happy over their pay. With its union, United Voice, they are fighting for better pay and job security and are in the...

Crown Resorts' shareholders express concerns amid employee protests
New allegations see fresh demands for a Crown Casino inquiry

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm by Charlotte Lee

Claims of a limousine driver will be used by Independent MP Andrew Wilkie in his calls for a royal commission into Melbourne’s Crown Casino. But Crown rejected the...

Greek casino plan stalls yet again
Mohegan Gaming unveils new concept for Athens resort

Fri, Oct 11, 1:32pm by William Brown

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment this week has unveiled its concept for a casino resort as part of a larger project for the transformation of Athens’ former...

Shane Warne features at the WPT Main Event
Shane Warne features at the WPT Main Event

Thu, Oct 10, 4:26pm by Ethan Anderson

Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne hit the Gold Coast to play in the World Poker Tour Australia Main Event, recently completed at The Star casino. The...

Cyprus restricts gambling ads
Gambling ads to be muted on Australian radio

Tue, Nov 7, 2:36pm by Staff Writer

The national body representing commercial radio broadcasters in Australia is proposing to ban advertising at certain times of the day. Commercial Radio Australia is...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Gambling revenue hits a three-year high in Macau

Thu, Nov 2, 2:15pm by Head Editor

October was a month to celebrate for owners of Macau’s gambling houses, with the Southern China city posting a three-year revenue high in October. The national...

Brimbank council taking a stand on pokies
UK Government announces change to maximum stake on pokies

Wed, Nov 1, 3:35pm by Head Editor

The United Kingdom’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) minister Tracey Crouch announced on Tuesday (AEDT) that the British government would...

Phil Ivey
Poker Pro Phil Ivey loses court battle over $13m winnings

Thu, Oct 26, 4:04pm by Head Editor

Five years after winning more than $13.25 million at London’s Crockfords Club casino, one of the world’s top poker players – Phil Ivey – has lost a Supreme...

Stuart Bingham
Former Snooker World Champion Banned for Betting On Matches

Wed, Oct 25, 3:04pm by Head Editor

2015 Snooker World Champion Stuart Bingham has been handed a six-month ban after he was found guilty by the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Crown Resorts facing allegations of poker machine tampering

Fri, Oct 20, 10:04am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts is facing investigations by federal money laundering authorities and casino regulators after allegations of tampering with poker machines and avoiding...

Australian Gambling
Western Australia government introduces gambling tax

Wed, Oct 18, 9:51am by Staff Writer

The Western Australian government has introduced a new gambling tax which will take affect by January 2019. In its budget announced on 7 October 2017, the State...

GC locals opposed to development at Southport
Second Gold Coast Casino Receives Government Backing

Tue, Oct 17, 5:55pm by Head Editor

Just two months after the Queensland government rejected a $3 billion plan for the construction of an integrated resort, Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate’s persistence...

Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm
Proposed spin limit on Canberra Casino’s pokies meets opposition

Mon, Oct 16, 5:59pm by Head Editor

The ACT Government’s proposal to change the spin limit to $5 on Canberra Casino’s pokies has been met with criticism from Gaming Technologies Association chief...

William Hill
Online bookmaker industry set for change as merger talks continue

Thu, Oct 12, 5:49pm by Head Editor

The Online bookmaker industry in both Britain and Canada could be set for a shake-up, with William Hill and The Stars Group the latest gambling giants to reportedly...

New South Wales Government Keen on Banning LottoLand

Tue, Oct 10, 11:21am by Staff Writer

The legal outlook for lottery draw wagering service LottoLand grew dimmer on October 5, when the government of New South Wales (NSW) announced its intention to ban...

Residents fight back in Brisbane pokies battle
Tasmania Government Returns Lukewarm suggestions on Pokie Reform

Tue, Oct 3, 5:15pm by Staff Writer

In a final report published on September 28, following two years of research and public testimony, a Tasmanian parliamentary put forth mixed messages on the issue of...

Tabcorp Tatts
Court Upholds Appeal to Block Tabcorp’s $6.15B Takeover of Tatts

Thu, Sep 28, 10:38am by Staff Writer

In a letter sent to all involved parties on September 20, Justice John Middleton of the ACT Federal Court directed the Australian Competition Tribunal to reconsider...

Crown workers threaten strike action
Crown Resorts Force Execs to Forfeit Combined $7.5M in Bonuses

Thu, Sep 28, 8:43am by Head Editor

In less than three weeks, exactly one year will have passed since Crown Resorts’ disastrous criminal entanglement in Macau, but financial fallout from the...

South west Victorian gamblers spending big at pokies
Victoria Imposes $500 Daily “Cash-Out” Limit for Pub Pokies

Wed, Sep 27, 11:26am by Head Editor

 The Andrews Labor Government continued its overhaul of Victoria’s pokie machine industry, limiting the punters pulling cash from debit and credit cards at pubs...

Crown sale off the table as Wynn pulls out
Crown Exec Makes First Public Comments Following Prison Release

Tue, Sep 26, 6:44pm by Staff Writer

In the weeks following the end of his 10-month term in a Chinese prison, Crown Resorts executive Jason O’Connor has kept a low profile. O’Connor maintained that...

WA Government May Ban LottoLand After Lotterywest’s Sales Slump

Tue, Sep 19, 5:09pm by Staff Writer

As part of its most recent financial filings, covering the 2016-17 fiscal year, Western Australia’s state-owned Lotterywest reported $827 million in sales –...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Man Sues Crown And Aristocrat Alleging Pokie Designed to Deceive

Tue, Sep 19, 4:22pm by Staff Writer

Just over one year ago, Adelaide native Shonica Guy made headlines worldwide, as the former gambling addict filed suit against Crown Resorts and Aristocrat Leisure...

Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses
AGRC Recommends Mandatory Time Limits for Pokie Players

Wed, Sep 13, 10:43am by Staff Writer

In a discussion paper published this month by the Australian Gambling Research Centre (AGRC), researchers recommended that the federal government implement mandatory...

Lotto Ticket
Recent Jackpot Rush Makes Queensland’s Hervey Bay Lotto Hotspot

Wed, Sep 13, 10:39am by Staff Writer

After two Division One jackpots were claimed by area residents within four days’ time, the coastal city of Hervey Bay in Queensland became Australia’s...

WA Announces New Consumption Tax for Online Bookmakers

Tue, Sep 12, 7:49am by Staff Writer

Western Australia will become the second state to implement a point of consumption tax for online betting operations, according to a statement issued September 7 by...

LA Rams
Weekly Wrap: Winners in NRL and NFL spare some blushes

Mon, Sep 11, 12:50pm by Head Editor

The Australian Gambling staff didn’t have the best week on the punt, but we did manage to come out in front in both the first week of the NRL Finals series and...

Lotto Ticket
Perth Man Claims Division One Lotto Jackpot for Second Time

Fri, Sep 8, 9:24am by Staff Writer

A man hailing from the Perth suburb of Innaloo has experienced a once in a lifetime moment for the second time in a decade, after winning the Saturday Lotto’s...

Poker Life: Poker Masters tournament to be streamed on PokerGO

Thu, Sep 7, 10:51am by Poker Guru

PokerGO is a new subscription service that gives customers access to poker streaming videos. They launched just a few months ago and has quickly become an important...

The Lotto
Bookmaker Dean Shannon Planning to Launch Online Lottery Service

Tue, Sep 5, 11:22am by Staff Writer

Australia’s online lottery marketplace continues to grow more crowded, as renowned bookmaker Dean Shannon is reportedly set to launch his own lotto betting site....

CrownLotto
CrownBet Launches CrownLotto to Challenge LottoLand’s Dominance

Tue, Sep 5, 8:46am by Head Editor

As reported by the Australian Financial Review on August 29, Crown Resorts’ online wagering platform CrownBet has launched a new lottery betting marketplace called...

Money, money, money
Online Bookmakers Favoured by Money Launderers Says ACIC

Thu, Aug 31, 4:38pm by Staff Writer

According to the newly formed Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC), organised crime elements are using online betting sites to launder money. In a...

WSOP Main Event
Poker Life: Methods Used To Assess Tournament Equity

Thu, Aug 31, 1:29pm by Poker Guru

When players at a final table start to negotiate a deal you will notice that it is far from straightforward how to do it fairly. Players will have different opinions...

Star Entertainment Posts Record Profit, But News Is Not All Good

Thu, Aug 31, 11:39am by Staff Writer

Per the full-year financial results released by Star Entertainment on August 23, covering the period ending on June 30, the casino operator posted a net profit of...

Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm
New Legislation Grants Canberra Casino 200 Pokie Machines

Wed, Aug 30, 3:27pm by Staff Writer

Via legislation introduced on August 24 by ACT Attorney-General Gordon Ramsay, Canberra Casino’s longstanding request to run 200 pokie machines is essentially a...

Victorian Government Floats Idea of Cashless Pokie Machines

Thu, Aug 24, 12:20pm by Staff Writer

Continuing a curious pattern of inconsistent policymaking, the Victorian government has quietly put forth a proposal to introduce so-called “cashless” pokie...

WSOP cash
Poker Life: How Tournament Payout Structures Have Changed

Thu, Aug 24, 11:13am by Poker Guru

When I started playing live poker at a local poker club, all the oldies wanted to have a “winner takes it all” payout structure when we played tournaments....

American Gaming System
AGS Showcases Several New Creations At Australasian Gaming Expo

Wed, Aug 23, 5:03pm by Staff Writer

After enjoying a successful international debut of its “Buster Blackjack” side bet – which has been spread at Crown Casino in Melbourne since this January –...

Donald Trump
Reports that Trump Casino was blocked due to “Mafia Connections”

Tue, Aug 22, 8:07am by Staff Writer

Before he became President of the United States, businessman Donald Trump was widely known as a real estate mogul, and in the late 1980s his focus was fixed squarely...

Sportsbet advertisement
Sportsbet Reports Huge Profit Compared to Domestic Rival Tabcorp

Thu, Aug 17, 2:51pm by Staff Writer

When the Irish-based Paddy Power / Betfair online gaming conglomerate released its interim financial results, which cover the first six months of 2017, the...