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ABC Australia wants to learn more about gambling industry
ABC Australia wants to learn more about gambling industry

Fri, Dec 6, 8:26am by Charlotte Lee

Australians lose more money each year from gambling per head of population than any country in the world, double the average of countries like the United States, New...

Community urged to send letters opposing Wallan pokies increases
Community urged to send letters opposing Wallan pokies increases

Fri, Dec 6, 8:20am by William Brown

Wallan Gateway Church and the Victorian Local Governance Association are encouraging Mitchell Shire residents to submit letters to oppose the addition of 20 poker...

Playtech pairs with European casino website
Playtech pairs with European casino website

Thu, Dec 5, 12:56pm by Noah Taylor

Jackpot.com has expanded its offering with a casino deal with Playtech. Gaming Intelligence reports the agreement sees Playtech provide its casino and live casino...

NetEnt’s newest roulette product launched
NetEnt’s newest roulette product launched

Thu, Dec 5, 12:50pm by Mia Chapman

Swedish online casino content supplier NetEnt presented its new Auto Roulette Studio earlier this week. It is the latest enhancement to its live roulette portfolio...

Japan flags casino tax for non-resident foreigners
Japan flags casino tax for non-resident foreigners

Thu, Dec 5, 12:15pm by Charlotte Lee

The Japanese government is considering a plan to withhold taxes on winnings by non-resident foreigners at casino resorts, according to sources close to the matter....

Shock as longstanding Donaco board member steps aside
Shock as longstanding Donaco board member steps aside

Thu, Dec 5, 11:52am by William Brown

Donaco continues to undergo changes behind the scenes, with Ben Reichel stepping down as a board member just hours before the company’s annual general meeting....

New Tassie pokies policy could mean trouble for the Apple Isle
New Tassie pokies policy could mean trouble for the Apple Isle

Thu, Dec 5, 11:44am by Noah Taylor

Tasmania has been warned that its planned gambling shake up may leave the sector open to corruption. The Australian reports that independents have been flagging...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Macau revenue down in November after down year

Tue, Dec 3, 1:41pm by Ethan Anderson

Macau casino gaming revenue had a challenging November, but the final numbers were slightly better than most had forecasted. Calvin Ayre reports the figures released...

Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro
Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro

Tue, Dec 3, 1:26pm by Charlotte Lee

The Star Entertainment Group has hired former Liberal and National Party powerbroker and lobbyist Santo Santoro. The Australian Financial Review reports that the...

Melbourne socialite guilty of $6m theft to fuel pokies habit
Melbourne socialite guilty of $6m theft to fuel pokies habit

Sat, Nov 30, 1:00pm by William Brown

A Melbourne businesswoman and socialite stole millions from her employer to fund her gambling habit, 9News reports. Connie Paglianiti stole the funds while working...

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...

Two online gaming powerhouses team up
Two online gaming powerhouses team up

Thu, Nov 28, 1:52pm by Ethan Anderson

One of the leading multi-product software providers, Pragmatic Play, has launched its Live Casino products with leading software solution provider SoftSwiss. Calvin...

Glass falls from Crown Melbourne building
Glass falls from Crown Melbourne building

Thu, Nov 28, 1:48pm by Charlotte Lee

A large pane of glass fell from Melbourne’s Crown Casino on Wednesday morning, shattering on Spencer Street.  According to reports from 3AW Radio, nobody was...

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...

Flutter’s takeover of Stars Group still making waves
Flutter’s takeover of Stars Group still making waves

Tue, Nov 26, 1:25pm by Charlotte Lee

Flutter Entertainment’s much publicised takeover deal of The Stars Group has been all the rage in recent times. When the deal was first made public on October 2,...

Australia soon to have online self exclusion gambling register
Australia soon to have online self exclusion gambling register

Tue, Nov 26, 1:13pm by William Brown

The Australian government will be putting forward legislation that will allow people to ban themselves from all online gambling sites. 9 News reports that the online...

FNQ man the sole winner of $40m Powerball jackpot
FNQ man the sole winner of $40m Powerball jackpot

Mon, Nov 25, 8:04am by Mia Chapman

One man has claimed the entire $40 million Powerball jackpot from last Thursday night’s draw. News.com.au reports the man from Far North Queensland snared the...

Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government
Integrity questions raised after D’Ath fundraiser at Star

Mon, Nov 25, 7:59am by Ethan Anderson

A former Queensland attorney-general has fuelled integrity questions about gaming giant Star Entertainment Group paying for a fundraiser at its casino for Labor’s...

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...

WA man stole from friends; jailed for six-and-a-half years
WA man stole from friends; jailed for six-and-a-half years

Fri, Nov 22, 3:18pm by Noah Taylor

A Perth gambling addict has defrauded friends out of more than $1 million by encouraging them to invest in his sham business of exporting baby formula to China. The...

Up and down November for The Star
Labor fundraiser for gaming minister called into question

Thu, Nov 21, 7:59am by Ethan Anderson

Star Entertainment hosted and covered the costs of a Labor fundraiser at its Brisbane casino hotel for Queensland’s Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath. The Australian...

Aristocrat to over a bevy of new games amid digital growth spurt
Aristocrat to over a bevy of new games amid digital growth spurt

Thu, Nov 21, 7:54am by Charlotte Lee

Aristocrat Leisure has more than a dozen mobile video games in the works. The Australian Financial Review reports 19 games are in the pipelines for the $20 billion...

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...

Playtech pairs with European casino website
Playtech expands poker offering with Red Star Poker coming on board

Wed, Nov 20, 5:59pm by Noah Taylor

The world’s leading gambling technology company has announced that operator Red Star Poker is joining its online poker network, which is already one of the most...

Borgata Fall Poker Open underway
Borgata Fall Poker Open underway

Wed, Nov 20, 5:51pm by Mia Chapman

The Borgata Fall Poker Open is underway, with last year’s $1 million championship event seeing 437 entrants and a prize pool of more than $1,059,725. Wenhao Ying...

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...

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...

New Tassie pokies policy could mean trouble for the Apple Isle
Spending down on Tasmanian poker machines

Mon, Nov 18, 3:30pm by Ethan Anderson

Gamblers in Tasmania poured $172.1 million into poker machines in 2018-19, including $104.4 million on machines in pubs and clubs. The Advocate reports that there...

Bush communities lose millions to pokies
Bush communities lose millions to pokies

Sat, Nov 16, 1:23pm by William Brown

The Western Magazine reports that poker machine players in New South Wales have lost $19 million to hotels and clubs during seven months in a part of western New...

Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter
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...

Pointsbet opens West Coast office in Colorado
Pointsbet opens West Coast office in Colorado

Wed, Nov 13, 8:46am by Noah Taylor

Australian company Pointsbet announced that it planned to open its second US-based headquarters in Denver, before the state legalised sports betting. Its venture...

Google to relax casino ads policy
Google to relax casino ads policy

Wed, Nov 13, 8:14am by Ethan Anderson

Google is planning to allow online casino adverts in the United States in a stunning backflip on one of its moral advertising principles. High Stakes is reporting...

MGM in the box seat for Osaka
MGM in the box seat for Osaka

Tue, Nov 12, 8:39am by Charlotte Lee

MGM Resorts’ status as the front runner to be the first casino operator to open an integrated resort in Japan was cemented after Wynn Resorts said it was no longer...

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...

Australia soon to have online self exclusion gambling register
ACT releases results of recent gambling survey

Tue, Nov 12, 8:00am by Ethan Anderson

The government of the Australian Capital Territory commissioned a survey about gambling in the territory during the past 12 months, with the recently delivered...

OJ Simpson is suing a popular Vegas casino
OJ Simpson is suing a popular Vegas casino

Tue, Nov 12, 7:55am by Charlotte Lee

OJ Simpson is set to sue a Las Vegas hotel and casino that banned him from their premises two years ago. ESPN reports Simpson alleges that unnamed employees defamed...

NHL player being sued by Las Vegas casino for owed money
NHL player being sued by Las Vegas casino for owed money

Fri, Nov 8, 1:58pm by William Brown

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is suing Evander Kane, claiming the San Jose Sharks forward failed to pay back $500,000 in gambling markers given to him in April. The...

Hunter venues profiting over a million a day
Hunter venues profiting over a million a day

Fri, Nov 8, 1:46pm by Noah Taylor

Liquor and Gaming NSW data has revealed that clubs and hotels in the Hunter region are making $1.1 million in profits every day from people playing gambling...

Gambling rewards reaped by one of Tasmania’s richest
Gambling rewards reaped by one of Tasmania’s richest

Fri, Nov 8, 1:31pm by Mia Chapman

ASIC documents have revealed that one of Tasmania’s richest families paid itself $12.5 million in dividends last year. The Federal Group, owned by the Farrell...

Tommi Maijala appointed as the CEO of Relax Gaming
Tommi Maijala appointed as the CEO of Relax Gaming

Wed, Nov 6, 5:05pm by Ethan Anderson

Online casino content and an aggregation platform provided Relax Gaming have announced the appointment of Tommi Maijala as its new Chief Executive Officer. The...

Japan home to most legal gaming machines
Japan home to most legal gaming machines

Tue, Nov 5, 10:16pm by Charlotte Lee

Despite not having a casino in the country, Japan is home to more legal gaming machines than any other country in the world. The “World Count of Gaming Machines”...

Blueprint Gaming now available at Svenska Spel
Blueprint Gaming now available at Svenska Spel

Tue, Nov 5, 9:41pm by Noah Taylor

One of the world’s leading slot machines and physical arcade games developing companies, Blueprint Gaming, will now be available in the Swedish market linking with...

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...

New Zealand close to an online gambling credit card ban
New Zealand close to an online gambling credit card ban

Mon, Nov 4, 3:45pm by Ethan Anderson

New Zealand’s Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has been considering a ban on credit cards for online gambling payments since August of this year. Casinoaus.com...

Bush communities lose millions to pokies
ACT gambling survey supports tougher actions on pokies and online betting

Fri, Nov 1, 4:47pm by Mia Chapman

The release last week of the latest ACT Gambling Survey provided strong detail on the prevalence of gambling, its impact and the community’s attitudes to gambling...

NT government looking to raise low gambling tax rates
NT government looking to raise low gambling tax rates

Fri, Nov 1, 3:43pm by Ethan Anderson

The Northern Territory is a sports wagering tax haven according to anti-gambling advocates and the NT government are looking to increase their revenue from...

Yahoo Sports and BetMGM enter historic sports betting partnership
Yahoo Sports and BetMGM enter historic sports betting partnership

Thu, Oct 31, 8:24am by Charlotte Lee

After the United States Supreme Court overturned a federal ban on sports gambling in 2018, it enabled individual states deciding whether to make sports betting...

Glass falls from Crown Melbourne building
Crown Resorts probe delayed as more witnesses come forward

Wed, Oct 30, 2:42pm by Noah Taylor

A public analysis of potential corrupt conduct involving gaming giant Crown Resorts and the Department of Home Affairs has been placed on hold after the availability...

Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter
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...

Anti-gambling advocate: gambling harm awareness week ‘a non-event’
Anti-gambling advocate: gambling harm awareness week ‘a non-event’

Wed, Oct 30, 2:29pm by Ethan Anderson

Last week’s Gambling Harm Awareness Week has been labelled a ‘non-event’ by Kate Seselja, mentor and founder of Canberra social enterprise, The Hope Project....

Hard Rock’s ‘Guitar Hotel’ opens in Florida
Hard Rock’s ‘Guitar Hotel’ opens in Florida

Tue, Oct 29, 5:09pm by Charlotte Lee

Entertainment giant Hard Rock opened it’s latest hotel last Thursday in Hollywood, South Florida which stands 450 feet (137 metres) tall and is shaped in the...

Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million
Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million

Tue, Oct 29, 4:52pm by Noah Taylor

In the past 6 months, Illawarra’s 4000 poker machines have generated over $100 million in profits. The Illawarra Mercury reports that The Office of Liquor and...

Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter
Crown Investigations spanning all over Australia

Mon, Oct 28, 9:00pm by Mia Chapman

Gaming Giant, Crown is currently being investigated by three separate federal regulators, and the watchdogs in each state it has a physical presence in. In New South...

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...

AFP helping to track down Asia’s ‘El Chapo’
AFP helping to track down Asia’s ‘El Chapo’

Mon, Oct 28, 8:30pm by Charlotte Lee

The Australian Federal Police are helping locate Tse Chi Lop. The man dubbed ‘Asia’s El Chapo’, is suspected of smuggling billions of dollars of high-grade,...

Vanuatu’s Holiday Inn Resort and Casino up for sale
Vanuatu’s Holiday Inn Resort and Casino up for sale

Fri, Oct 25, 8:23am by William Brown

The Holiday Inn Resort and Casino in Vanuatu is now on the market. It is for the first time in 25 years that the country’s most renowned resort and casino complex...

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...

Vegas expansion on the horizon for Hard Rock
Vegas expansion on the horizon for Hard Rock

Thu, Oct 24, 9:03am by William Brown

Hard Rock International have flagged an interest with the famous Las Vegas Strip as a casino resort destination. The South China Morning Post reports that with its...

ORYX Gaming and Delasport in content partnership
ORYX Gaming and Delasport in content partnership

Wed, Oct 23, 9:22am by Noah Taylor

ORYX Gaming, a company within the Bragg Gaming Group has gone live with its full portfolio of in-house and third-party casino content to Delasport. The sportsbook...

Ainsworth signs as partner with Leander Games
Ainsworth signs as partner with Leander Games

Wed, Oct 23, 9:13am by Mia Chapman

Leander Games have announced that renowned Australia-based slot giant Ainsworth have signed up as a partner for its LeGa platform and that a first batch of games are...

New Zealand looking to ban the use of credit cards for online gambling
New Zealand looking to ban the use of credit cards for online gambling

Wed, Oct 23, 9:07am by Ethan Anderson

New Zealand’s Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) are planning to implement a ban on using credit cards for online gambling. The New Zealand Times reports that...

EGT Interactive signs deal with Betclic
EGT Interactive signs deal with Betclic

Tue, Oct 22, 2:23pm by Charlotte Lee

Bulgarian online casino games supplier EGT Interactive has taken further steps in implementing its European expansion in its new deal with French gambling group,...

Microgaming & gameburger studios create new Africa-themed slot machine
Microgaming & gameburger studios create new Africa-themed slot machine

Tue, Oct 22, 2:18pm by William Brown

Microgaming has worked with Gameburger Studios to create its new slot offering, 9 Masks of Fire. As reported by Casino News Daily, the new game is an ever-present...

Shock as longstanding Donaco board member steps aside
Donaco International back in the black

Tue, Oct 22, 2:05pm by Noah Taylor

Australia-listed Donaco International released a three-month trading update for the period ending September 30, where the firm has said its results showed “a very...

Hard Rock grows casino presence in the US
Hard Rock Casino Rockford not planning to offer live poker

Mon, Oct 21, 9:19pm by Mia Chapman

Despite the worldwide popularity of the game, poker is not going to be offered at the Hard Rock Casino Rockford. According to professor Anthony Lucas of the William...

New Tassie pokies policy could mean trouble for the Apple Isle
Tasmania’s point of consumption tax to apply in January

Mon, Oct 21, 9:09pm by Ethan Anderson

Following it’s official announcement in the 2019-20 Tasmanian State Budget, the Tasmanian Government will impose a point of consumption tax on all net wagering...

Global Gaming Expo finishes in Las Vegas
Global Gaming Expo finishes in Las Vegas

Mon, Oct 21, 9:01pm by Charlotte Lee

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) took place last week in Las Vegas, which sees the world’s leading gaming suppliers unveil a host of new products. Held between October...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
UN banned businessman is a Crown Casino high roller

Sat, Oct 19, 9:16am by William Brown

A businessman who was blacklisted by the United Nations and Australia for funding a war criminal was a Crown Resorts VIP room gambling high roller despite being...

Billionaire Pansy Ho eyeing Brazil casino resort
Billionaire Pansy Ho eyeing Brazil casino resort

Thu, Oct 17, 5:27pm by Ethan Anderson

Pansy Ho, is worth an estimated $4.3 billion by Forbes, and chair of her family’s Shun Tak Holdings shipping and hospitality empire has expressed a desire to...

Betzest launches PG Soft gaming content
Betzest launches PG Soft gaming content

Thu, Oct 17, 5:19pm by Charlotte Lee

Online Casino Betzest has increased its gaming offering by launching the full suite of Pocket Games Soft (PG SOFT) online gaming content. The deal the full...

Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn
Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn

Thu, Oct 17, 3:54pm by William Brown

The Nevada Gaming Control Board is moving to ban Steve Wynn, casino mogul and the modern Las Vegas Strip pioneer following accusations of sexual harassing a number...

Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter
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...

Community urged to send letters opposing Wallan pokies increases
Wallan residents encouraged to go to VCAT

Wed, Oct 16, 2:15pm by Ethan Anderson

A Wallan pub looking to add an extra 20 poker machines to its venue is facing stiff resistance from residents. Last Thursday night, a public meeting was held against...

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...

Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations
Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations

Tue, Oct 15, 2:54pm by William Brown

Caesars Entertainment Corp are set to lift resort fees at three of its Vegas properties from today. The resort fees at on-strip Caesars Palace and Nobu Hotel Caesars...

Star Group merger could see Flutter sell Paddy Power
Star Group merger could see Flutter sell Paddy Power

Tue, Oct 15, 2:42pm by Noah Taylor

Last week it was announced gambling operators, Irish based Flutter Entertainment PLC and Canada’s The Stars Group would merge in a  £10 billion deal. The deal...

Darebin council wins anti-gambling case with local RSL
Darebin council wins anti-gambling case with local RSL

Mon, Oct 14, 3:21pm by Mia Chapman

Darebin City Council has won its appeal to stop the Darebin RSL from adding 15 more gaming machines, who has been dumped in the face of a Supreme Court challenge....

Tabcorp acquires David Gallop to join its board
Tabcorp acquires David Gallop to join its board

Mon, Oct 14, 3:05pm by Ethan Anderson

Outgoing Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive David Gallop will join the board of wagering giant Tabcorp in a major acquisition for Australia’s...

Shock as longstanding Donaco board member steps aside
Management disruption an issue for Donaco International

Mon, Oct 14, 2:17pm by Charlotte Lee

Donaco International has attributed management disruption as the major issue in business stability following release of its 2018-19 financial statements. The...

GentingBet releases Red Tiger gaming content
GentingBet releases Red Tiger gaming content

Fri, Oct 11, 1:26pm by Noah Taylor

GentingBet have launched new content from Red Tiger Gaming, in a recently signed partnership between the two organisations. The online gambling operation of UK...

Spectrum Group expanding Asian operation
Spectrum Group expanding Asian operation

Fri, Oct 11, 1:21pm by Mia Chapman

United States-founded consultancy, Spectrum Gaming Group has announced plans for expansions for its Asia operations. The planned expansion is directly related to...

First license suspension under demerit system takes place
First license suspension under demerit system takes place

Thu, Oct 10, 7:59am by Charlotte Lee

Victoria has issued its first licence suspension under the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) demerit system. The Bass Lounge, situated...

Over $9 million spent on pokies in Greater Bendigo
Over $9 million spent on pokies in Greater Bendigo

Thu, Oct 10, 7:46am by William Brown

Electronic gaming machine use has soared in Greater Bendigo with over $9 million spent over the first two months of the 2019/20 financial year. The Victorian...

Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct
Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct

Wed, Oct 9, 9:07am by Noah Taylor

Questions have been raised regarding the NSW Government’s recent comments of the development of the CBD fringe town of Pyrmont. At a media conference last week,...

Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million
Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT

Wed, Oct 9, 9:03am by Mia Chapman

A decision made earlier this year by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) for the approval of the additional 20 poker machines has...

Warrnambool poker machine losses rise
Warrnambool poker machine losses rise

Wed, Oct 9, 8:42am by Ethan Anderson

Poker machine use in Warrnambool continues to rise within the region. In August, $1,801,202 was poured into poker machines in Warrnambool, an increase from...

Simon Brandstrom does it again after winning main event
Simon Brandstrom does it again after winning main event

Tue, Oct 8, 11:39am by Charlotte Lee

Simon Brandstrom has emerged victorious in the World Poker Tour (WPT) champion in the UK main event held at Nottingham’s Dusk Till Dawn. His win was with a...

Melbourne socialite guilty of $6m theft to fuel pokies habit
Caledonia a key player in major gambling merger

Tue, Oct 8, 11:31am by William Brown

Caledonia (Private) Investments have been involved in a major global online gambling merger that is set to have a major impact on the Australian wagering industry....

Geelong and Wyndham residents losing big on pokies
Geelong and Wyndham residents losing big on pokies

Tue, Oct 8, 11:22am by Noah Taylor

More than $20 million was poured into poker machines across the Geelong and Wydham region over the month of August according to data released as part of Gambling...

Vegas expansion on the horizon for Hard Rock
MGM reaches settlement with shooting victims

Mon, Oct 7, 9:15pm by Mia Chapman

MGM Resorts have agreed to pay out approximately A$1.1 Billion dollars after a mass shooting at one of their resorts in 2017. On October 2, 2017 Stephen Paddock shot...

ATO seeking assistance in obtaining unpaid tax
ATO seeking assistance in obtaining unpaid tax

Mon, Oct 7, 9:08pm by Ethan Anderson

Chinese billionaire real estate developer Huang Xiangmo is in the sights of the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), where he is alleged to owe $140 million in taxes....

Hotel and casino issues lead to change in rules
Hotel and casino issues lead to change in rules

Mon, Oct 7, 8:57pm by Charlotte Lee

The publication of a Greater Sydney Commission precinct review has led to the NSW Government confirming it will take action. According to 10 Daily, the state...

QTech announces new slots tournament
QTech announces new slots tournament

Fri, Oct 4, 8:53am by William Brown

Asia-focused online gambling provider QTech Games announced dates for its next network slot tournament. Casino News Daily reports the tournament will run from...

Swedish regulator takes online casino to task
Swedish regulator takes online casino to task

Fri, Oct 4, 8:46am by Noah Taylor

Online gambling group Aspire Global said Tuesday that it would fight a lawsuit against one of its online casino brands by the Swedish Consumer Agency over alleged...

Palms Casino GM steps aside
Palms Casino GM steps aside

Fri, Oct 4, 7:51am by Mia Chapman

The general manager of the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas has resigned, according to a company statement. News Las Vegas reports that Jon Gray was general manager...

Ninja Casino gets fresh start
Ninja Casino gets fresh start

Thu, Oct 3, 2:26pm by Ethan Anderson

The Ninja Casino domain has been officially transferred to the Finnplay Subsidiary – Viral Interactive. Subject to regulatory approval, the Ninja Casino online...

Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million
Community groups vying for pokies cash in Casey

Thu, Oct 3, 2:15pm by Charlotte Lee

Community groups in the Victorian shire of Casey will be able to cash in up to $10,000 from pokies money generated by the Lynbrook Hotel. Berwick News reports that...

South Australia’s pokies could soon take banknotes
South Australia’s pokies could soon take banknotes

Thu, Oct 3, 2:11pm by William Brown

Members of the South Australian government are facing criticism for one of its proposed gambling reforms. Players will be able to use banknotes in pokies instead of...

NetEnt’s newest roulette product launched
New blackjack title for NetEnt

Wed, Oct 2, 1:24pm by Noah Taylor

Swedish online casino content supplier NetEnt has expanded its library of live casino games with the recent roll out of its Perfect Blackjack title. Casino News...