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Crown to have their say at inquiries
Crown to have their say at inquiries

Mon, Sep 16, 4:41pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts will use a raft of state and federal inquiries into the casino giant’s dealings with suspected Chinese criminals as a “forum to provide our...

Casino Canberra’s days could be numbered
Casino Canberra’s days could be numbered

Wed, Sep 11, 7:49am by Staff Writer

Losses at Casino Canberra have the ACT government thinking about development possibilities for the ailing casino. Riot Act reports the company that owns the casino...

Suncity’s reputation in tatters
Suncity’s reputation in tatters

Mon, Sep 9, 8:30am by Staff Writer

Suncity Group runs one of the most well known junkets from Macau to Australia. Since the company was connected to Crown Resorts in the recent organised crime...

Star shareholder has alleged ties to organised crime
Star shareholder has alleged ties to organised crime

Fri, Sep 6, 12:02pm by Staff Writer

A major shareholder in casino heavyweight Star Group has strong links to a Hong Kong businessman banned from any involvement in rival Crown’s new Barangaroo...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Crown, Lendlease & New South Wales government settle battle

Mon, Sep 2, 3:00pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts is finally ending its three-year squabble with the New South Wales government. Casino Aus reports that the latter has dropped its case after the...

Lawrence Ho hits pause on more Crown shares
Lawrence Ho hits pause on more Crown shares

Fri, Aug 30, 7:54am by Staff Writer

Hong Kong casino tycoon Lawrence Ho’s Melco Resorts will delay buying more Crown Resorts shares worth $880 million until after the New South Wales gambling...

Public hearing into Pyrmont towers gets rowdy
Public hearing into Pyrmont towers gets rowdy

Thu, Aug 29, 8:04am by Staff Writer

The economic benefits delivered by a luxury apartment and hotel tower at the Star in Pyrmont “do not override all other planning considerations”, a senior...

Hard Rock International front and centre of new Greek casino
Hard Rock International front and centre of new Greek casino

Tue, Aug 27, 12:58pm by Staff Writer

Hard Rock International has tossed its hat into the ring for the development of a casino resort as part of an 8 billion euro complex that is planned to be built at...

Crown to have their say at inquiries
Crown may not use junket services going forward

Thu, Aug 22, 7:49am by Staff Writer

Australian casino giant Crown Resorts has indicated it may reduce reliance on Chinese “junket” operators as multiple investigations begin probing revelations it...

Lottoland back in the game after court ruling
Lottoland back in the game after court ruling

Tue, Aug 20, 1:13pm by Staff Writer

Online lotto operator Lottoland has successfully overturned a government ruling that had threatened to end its business in Australia by declaring its products...

Star records another drop in profits
Star records another drop in profits

Mon, Aug 19, 12:44pm by Staff Writer

Star Entertainment’s revenues from overseas VIP visitors have plummeted, with the latest reports showing the casino group’s earnings have dipped more than 35 per...

Star Entertainment not part of NSW investigation
Controversy not far away from The Star

Thu, Aug 15, 8:34am by Staff Writer

Revelations that Sydney’s Star Casino has been roped into the controversy engulfing Crown Resorts over links to junket operators has drawn the ire of New South...

Lawrence Ho to go ahead with Crown purchase
Lawrence Ho to go ahead with Crown purchase

Wed, Aug 14, 8:14am by Staff Writer

Casino tycoon Lawrence Ho’s Melco Resorts says it plans to complete the purchase of another 10 per cent stake in Crown Resorts as agreed with billionaire owner...

Crown to have their say at inquiries
Labor Party quiet on Crown casino saga

Mon, Aug 5, 10:52am by Staff Writer

Opposition leader Anthony Albanese has defended Labor’s opposition to a parliamentary inquiry into allegations federal ministers interfered in visa applications...

Advertising supports casino in weekend papers
Star Casino’s new tower hits a hurdle

Mon, Jul 29, 12:51pm by Staff Writer

Star Casino says it will push on with plans to build a $530 million tower in Sydney, despite it having been rejected by planning authorities. The ABC is reporting...

James Packer’s new yacht ready to set sail
James Packer’s new yacht ready to set sail

Fri, Jul 26, 8:07am by Staff Writer

James Packer’s biggest ever mega yacht has taken four years to complete and the budget has blown out by $50 million, but the Los Angeles-based billionaire is about...

Powerball jackpot hits $150m
Victorian couple claim Powerball prize

Mon, Jul 22, 7:44am by Staff Writer

A young Macedon Ranges family has begun “fantasising about the future” after confirming their $36.6 million Powerball win from last Thursday’s draw. The Lott...

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure to end after 16 years
PokerStars and Paysafe team up

Sat, Jul 20, 5:36am by Staff Writer

The Stars Group’s flagship brand PokerStars has partnered with Paysafe Group to roll out the global payments provider’s Rapid Transfer online payment solution...

Poker machine boom predicted for next decade
Can poker machine players pick when a payout is coming?

Thu, Jul 18, 5:02am by Staff Writer

It is a common sight on casino floors. Patrons that jump from one slot machine to the next before eventually settling down at a game that’s due for the next big...

GC locals opposed to development at Southport
GC locals opposed to development at Southport

Fri, Jul 12, 11:18am by Staff Writer

Gold Coast residents are largely opposed to development plans at the Southport Spit, preferring instead to converse the historically green and open space for...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Car parking issues at Crown Sydney

Wed, Jul 10, 2:12pm by Staff Writer

Crown’s $2 billion casino tower at Barangaroo would have nearly four times the amount of car parking as similar developments, according to objections raised by the...

Woolworths board heard from activists
Woolworths board heard from activists

Mon, Jul 8, 12:22pm by Staff Writer

People who had their lives damaged by gambling spoke before the Woolworths board in the leadup to the supermarket giant’s decision to get rid of its poker machine...

Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses
Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses

Fri, Jul 5, 3:44pm by Staff Writer

Australian supermarket heavyweight Woolworths will combine its liquor and hospitality businesses before divesting them in the next financial year. News.com.au...

Hong Kong Corp terminates agreement with Philippines casino
Hong Kong Corp terminates agreement with Philippines casino

Tue, Jul 2, 1:08pm by Staff Writer

Hong Kong’s International Entertainment Corp has terminated a hotel management agreement with NWHM (Philippines), the management firm that has run New World Manila...

Caesars interest in Gold Coast casino thwarted
Caesars interest in Gold Coast casino thwarted

Mon, Jul 1, 10:53am by Staff Writer

One of Las Vegas’ biggest casino brands reportedly decided several weeks ago that it would not move forward with trying to win a casino licence in Australia....

Caesars withdraws from Gold Coast casino tender process
Caesars withdraws from Gold Coast casino tender process

Fri, Jun 28, 2:08pm by Staff Writer

US casino giant Caesars Entertainment has revealed it has pulled out of the race to develop a casino on Australia’s Gold Coast, Asgam reports. According to reports...

Casino Canberra’s days could be numbered
Canberra Casino hoping second time’s the charm

Tue, Jun 25, 2:12pm by Staff Writer

Casino Canberra is back in talks with the government for the first time since its $330 million expansion proposal was knocked back late last year. But the casino...

High roller disaster for Marina Bay Sands
High roller disaster for Marina Bay Sands

Mon, Jun 24, 6:23pm by Staff Writer

When casinos cater to a high roller, a person with nearly unlimited money to spend and a penchant for gambling, the odds are with the casinos. These ‘whales’ of...

Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses
Woolworths falls foul of pokies regulations

Fri, Jun 21, 8:08pm by Staff Writer

Australian supermarket giant Woolworths’ pokies business is facing heavy penalties or the cancellation of gaming licences after investigations found evidence...

Sydney council not happy with Crown’s apartment increase
Sydney council not happy with Crown’s apartment increase

Mon, Jun 17, 9:36pm by Staff Writer

Sydney City Council has labeled plans by Crown Casino to increase the number of apartments at its Barangaroo site on Sydney’s foreshore as “outrageous”. The...

James Packer's decision to sell came at the right time
James Packer’s decision to sell came at the right time

Wed, Jun 12, 12:42pm by Staff Writer

James Packer’s decision to offload a chunk of his Crown Resorts holdings to billionaire Lawrence Ho is increasingly looking like a canny move, The Sydney Morning...

Lottoland back in the game after court ruling
Online lottery company Lottoland takes court action

Mon, Jun 10, 9:23am by Staff Writer

Online lottery company Lottoland has launched legal action against the federal government after an investigation found the company has violated gambling laws by...

New South Wales retiree wins Super Jackpot
New South Wales retiree wins Super Jackpot

Fri, Jun 7, 8:51am by Staff Writer

A retiree from the New South Wales town of Casino has snagged the latest Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot 1st Prize, with news of his unexpected win leaving him lost...

Lawrence Ho hits pause on more Crown shares
The new face behind Crown’s takeover

Wed, Jun 5, 8:40am by Staff Writer

There’s a new force in Australian gambling. Lawrence Ho is no stranger to those in the casino industry, nor to the regulators in charge of keeping them clean. The...

Check for Lawrence Ho required says former regulator
Check for Lawrence Ho required says former regulator

Tue, Jun 4, 8:37am by Staff Writer

The former regulator who rubber-stamped a Sydney casino licence for Crown Resorts says a fresh probity check of new shareholder Lawrence Ho is warranted. The...

James Packer sells half his stake in Crown to Melco
James Packer sells half his stake in Crown to Melco

Mon, Jun 3, 12:08pm by Staff Writer

On Thursday evening, James Packer agreed to sell almost half his stake in Crown Resorts, the casino empire he has nurtured and built over 20 years. He bypassed the...

Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses
Woolworths and ALH connection comes under fire

Fri, May 31, 8:58am by Staff Writer

Woolworths’ pokies business has come under the spotlight again, with Yahoo Finance reporting that major shareholder Perpetual Investments is putting pressure on...

Woolies to divest from pokies and liquor businesses
Woolworths won’t sell pokies just yet

Mon, May 27, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Woolworths investors and anti-gambling activities that want the supermarket to divest from its pub business should not expect movement on the issue anytime soon. The...

Sky City profits down after lucky year for baccarat players
SkyCity launching into online gaming

Thu, May 23, 1:53pm by Staff Writer

SkyCity Entertainment Group is poised to tap into the lucrative online gaming space, with plans to launch a platform mid-year that will be operated from Malta, the...

Crown’s profits down as CEO hits out
Japanese man steals $140k from boss & loses it all at Crown

Mon, May 20, 12:30pm by Staff Writer

A young Japanese man has been jailed for stealing $140,000 from his boss’s suitcase and losing it at Crown Casino in just four hours. News.com.au is reporting that...

Mitchell Shire goes to VCAT to fight 20 new machines
Hogan’s Hotel to add 20 new poker machines

Thu, May 16, 5:33pm by Staff Writer

A hotel in Melbourne’s north has won its battle to increase its gaming machines from 45 to 65. The North Central Review is reporting that Hogan’s Hotel in Wallan...

Wynn has its eyes set on big acquisitions
Wynn has its eyes set on big acquisitions

Mon, May 13, 12:18pm by Staff Writer

Las Vegas based gambling giant Wynn Resorts has flagged renewed interest in top notch acquisitions after it aborted a potential takeover of James Packer’s Crown...

New entrance for Star Sydney
New entrance for Star Sydney

Fri, May 10, 8:36am by Staff Writer

The Star Sydney will put on a $22 million permanent light show as part of a major transformation to its entrance in an attempt to entice international visitors....

Monopoly-themed ad draws ire of regulator
Monopoly-themed ad draws ire of regulator

Tue, May 7, 12:23pm by Staff Writer

Gambling regulators have a Monopoly-themed online casino game in their sights after the board game’s familiar cartoon mascot – Rich Uncle Pennybags – could...

Tabcorp posts bumper profits after Tatts merger
Lotto attracting more players after changes

Thu, May 2, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Wagering group Tabcorp is paying out more Powerball and Oz Lotto winners as its average top-end jackpot pools increase, attracting more gamblers and a revenue boom...

World Poker Tour to come Down Under
Fourth tower for Star Gold Coast

Tue, Apr 30, 5:30pm by Staff Writer

Australia’s Star Entertainment Group has revealed it will fast track development of a fourth tower of The Star Gold Coast as part of the property’s ongoing $850...

Electronic gaming tables expected to become more popular
Electronic gaming tables expected to become more popular

Mon, Apr 29, 12:06pm by Staff Writer

The chief executive officer of gaming manufacturer Interblock predicts that electronic table games will take up more floor space inside casinos across the United...

Young vets lobbying for RSL changes
Young vets lobbying for RSL changes

Fri, Apr 26, 1:35pm by Staff Writer

Young Australian military veterans in the Returned and Services League (RSL) are lobbying for changes to the RSL clubs and specifically want to see the removal of...

Lawrence Ho to go ahead with Crown purchase
Busy month continues for Crown Resorts

Mon, Apr 22, 12:37pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has had a busy month of April and there is still plenty left to come, Casino Australia reports. Talks between Crown Resorts and Wynn Resorts about a...

World Poker Tour to come Down Under
Wong Yew Choy hits back at Queensland casino claims

Thu, Apr 18, 9:00am by Staff Writer

Court documents have revealed that Singaporean businessman Wong Yew Choy visited a Queensland casino in July last year. Before his departure, he was supposed to pay...

Caesars Entertainment set to announce new CEO
Caesars Entertainment set to announce new CEO

Wed, Apr 17, 9:42am by Staff Writer

Caesars Entertainment is set to announce the appointment of Anthony Rodio as its replacement of outgoing chief executive officer Mark Frissora. Casino News Daily...

Name change for Darwin casino
Name change for Darwin casino

Mon, Apr 15, 1:45pm by Staff Writer

SkyCity Darwin is reverting back to a name it held in the mid 1980s, with the casino soon to be called the Mindil Beach Casino, Casino Aus reports. In its 40 years...

Third crane at Queen’s Wharf site
Queen’s Wharf casino site ready for construction

Fri, Apr 12, 10:06am by Staff Writer

Excavation work at the site of the Queen’s Wharf resort in Queensland nears completion, with the actual construction phase slated to begin in late 2019. Casino...

Suncity’s reputation in tatters
Luxury apartments by Crown hit a roadblock

Thu, Apr 11, 9:07am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts’ luxury apartment developments in Sydney and Melbourne have both hit roadblocks, amid planning problems and a housing downturn, the Australian...

ILGA to examine Crown Resorts sale
Crown share prices rocket with Wynn whispers

Wed, Apr 10, 8:56am by Staff Writer

James Packers’ backed Crown Resorts is in confidential discussions about a takeover by the Las Vegas based casino giant Wynn Resorts. Crown Resorts – which owns...

Name change for Darwin casino
SkyCity formally announces Darwin casino sale to Delaware North

Wed, Apr 3, 11:07am by Staff Writer

SkyCity has finally confirmed the sale of its Darwin casino to US-based global hospitality operator Delaware North in a statement made by chief executive officer...

Caesars withdraws from Gold Coast casino tender process
Nine new Gold Coast poker machines

Tue, Apr 2, 10:11am by Staff Writer

The Queensland Government has been accused of breaking its promise of no more poker machines on the Gold Coast, with a new report showing nine extra machines for the...

Silence on gaming and racing in NSW
Sydney Mayor expresses views on new casinos

Mon, Apr 1, 1:42pm by Staff Writer

An architect and member of Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore’s Independent Team has described the city’s two casinos as a “two-fingered salute to Sydney”. The...

Crown to have their say at inquiries
Plastic picks banned at Melbourne’s Crown Casino

Fri, Mar 29, 10:43am by Staff Writer

Melbourne’s Crown Casino has been banned from handing out special plastic picks used by punters to bypass poker machine rules because their use increase harm from...

Monbulk Bowling Club to add 10 new pokies
Pokies cash limits in the spotlight

Thu, Mar 28, 10:31am by Staff Writer

Premier Daniel Andrews supported a $500 per day cash withdrawal limit in Victorian pokies venues despite advice from his gaming minister and public servants that a...

Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm
Hotels group spends big in last Victorian election

Wed, Mar 27, 12:36pm by Staff Writer

Victoria’s pokies-owning pubs poured their biggest ever political donation into the Daniel Andrews-led ALP as part of a $1 million campaign to deny the Greens the...

Geelong Football Club removes gambling advertising from home stadium
Geelong Football Club removes gambling advertising from home stadium

Tue, Mar 26, 2:23pm by Staff Writer

The Geelong Cats’ home stadium will be the first regular AFL venue in Victoria to have a gambling advertising blackout on its LED signage and scoreboard. GMHBA...

Casino Canberra’s days could be numbered
New Canberra Casino owners could outsource management

Wed, Mar 20, 12:32pm by Staff Writer

The new owners of the Canberra Casino will be looking to outsource the management of the venue if the proposed sale is approved. The Brisbane Times is reporting that...

Jobs boost if Cairns Global Tourism Hub goes ahead
Three candidates shortlisted for Cairns Tourism Hub

Tue, Mar 19, 8:54am by Staff Writer

One of Tropical North Queensland’s most exciting tourism projects is one step closer to reality, with three firms shortlisted to develop a Global Tourism Hub in...

Australia's Commonwealth Bank buys more MGM shares
Australia’s Commonwealth Bank buys more MGM shares

Mon, Mar 18, 9:13am by Staff Writer

One of Australia’s biggest banks has purchased more than 15,000 shares in MGM Resorts International. The institutional investor owned 49,131 shares of the...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Crown Barangaroo on track for 2021 completion

Fri, Mar 15, 9:20am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts’ latest project in Sydney is on course to meet its completion in the first half of 2021, The Urban Developer reports. Following 14 months of...

Star records another drop in profits
The Star Casino to install facial recognition technology

Tue, Mar 12, 11:45am by Staff Writer

The Star Casino in Sydney is going to deploy facial recognition technology according to The Daily Telegraph. The move is part of a $10 million security upgrade to...

Australian supermarket Coles sells off hotels and pokies
Australian supermarket Coles sells off hotels and pokies

Mon, Mar 11, 2:39pm by Staff Writer

Australian supermarket giant Coles has formed a joint venture with Australian Venue Co, carving up its hotel, gaming and retail liquor store operations. Under the...

Macau casino boss expands Australian investment
Macau casino boss expands Australian investment

Fri, Mar 8, 10:05am by Staff Writer

Macau casino boss Loi Keong Kuong and the former developer of the Gold Coast’s Jewel, Ridong’s billionaire boss Riyu Lu have joined forces to buy out collapsed...

Suncity’s reputation in tatters
Crown’s Queensbridge extension rejected

Mon, Mar 4, 9:17am by Staff Writer

Victoria’s Planning Minister Richard Wynne has refused to grant James Packer’s Crown Resorts an extension to build Australia’s tallest tower. The planned $1.75...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Will Crown shake up Sydney casino market?

Fri, Mar 1, 9:51am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts’ latest venue is set to shake up the Sydney casino sector when it opens in Barangaroo in 2021. Crown Sydney will have more than just a city rival in...

Queen’s Wharf to feature casino in mega construction project
Queen’s Wharf to feature casino in mega construction project

Mon, Feb 25, 1:56pm by Staff Writer

A purpose-built casino and entertainment precinct is the headline act of one of Australia’s largest ever private construction contracts. Top-tier contractors...

Crown’s profits down as CEO hits out
Crown falls short of projections after drop in VIP visitors

Thu, Feb 21, 9:55am by Staff Writer

Softer economic conditions in China and a crackdown on suspicious consumption in the world’s biggest economy have pushed down spending by VIP gamblers at Crown’s...

Star Entertainment not part of NSW investigation
Trio acquitted of duping The Star Sydney

Wed, Feb 20, 10:12am by Staff Writer

Three people accused of fleecing Sydney’s The Star casino out of $3 million dollars have been acquitted after it was found that no one had been “deceived” a...

ACT narrowly misses poker machine reduction target
12 poker machines left in voluntary ACT plan

Mon, Feb 18, 11:14am by Staff Writer

The Australian Capital Territory’s bold plan of reducing poker machines in the state is a step closer to completion, with just 12 poker machines authorisations...

Sky City profits down after lucky year for baccarat players
Sky City Entertainment group’s VIP business booms

Thu, Feb 14, 1:34pm by Staff Writer

VIP business at casinos operated by Sky City Entertainment Group is on the up, with the Australia and New Zealand-based company’s turnover increasing by 74 per...

Suncity’s reputation in tatters
Crown seeks extension for One Queensbridge tower permit

Fri, Feb 8, 12:49pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has requested an extension on the planning permit for its planned A$1.75 billion Southbank development. In March 2017, Planning Minister Richard Wynne...

GC locals opposed to development at Southport
Residents plan rally against Gold Coast casino on public land

Tue, Feb 5, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Gold Coast residents are seeking assurances from Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to protect public land at Southport from development for a second Gold...

BtoBet to integrate online content from Fazi
Online gambling has grown rapidly in the last decade

Fri, Feb 1, 12:15pm by Staff Writer

The gambling sector has transformed itself within the last 10 years thanks in large part to technological advancement. Online gambling has totally revolutionised the...

Nine new Gold Coast poker machines
Southport the favourite location for Gold Coast casino

Tue, Jan 29, 12:36pm by Staff Writer

The site of the proposed second Gold Coast casino has been a contentious one with Southport emerging as the preferred location according to The Gold Coast Bulletin....

Lawrence Ho hits pause on more Crown shares
Victorian’s lose plenty at pokies in 2018

Mon, Jan 28, 1:01pm by Staff Writer

Victorian’s lost a record A$2.7 billion on poker machines in 2018, a rise of A$103 million form the previous year. The six-monthly revenue loss data was released...

Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm
Tasmanian Labor tight lipped over NSW & ACT pokies

Mon, Jan 21, 12:19pm by Staff Writer

Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman’s Liberal Party has launched a scathing attack on opposition leader Rebecca White over her silence regarding Labor’s pokies...

GC locals opposed to development at Southport
Star CEO frustrated with Gold Coast casino plans

Tue, Jan 15, 12:54pm by Staff Writer

Star Entertainment CEO Matt Bekier has signaled his frustration at the lack of clarity surrounding a second Gold Coast casino. Mr Bekier has signaled that the...

The struggles of an Australian company in Cambodia's casino industry
The struggles of an Australian company in Cambodia’s casino industry

Mon, Jan 14, 11:09am by Staff Writer

Cambodia is fast becoming a gambling hotspot in Asia with local and foreign companies alike taking a gamble on winning big in the country. The town of Poipet on the...

Casino union wary of new investors
Online slot games will continue to grow

Mon, Jan 7, 1:06pm by Staff Writer

The growth of online slot games in 2018 is expected to continue into the New Year, with industry giants NetEnt and Yggdrasil fighting to stay atop the market with...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
What impact will Crown’s Sydney casino have in Australia?

Wed, Jan 2, 1:07pm by Staff Writer

Construction continues on Crown Resorts’ newest casino in Sydney’s Barangaroo despite a turbulent 2018 for the sector. There was a pull back in consumer...

Albania’s gambling shops to close in the New Year
Albania’s gambling shops to close in the New Year

Tue, Jan 1, 3:06am by Staff Writer

A New Year will bring gambling reform to one of Europe’s poorest nations, with Albania set to ban gambling from the start of 2019. The Albanian parliament passed...

Japan integrated resort bids heat up
MGM Resorts to acquire New York casino Empire City in January

Fri, Dec 28, 7:24am by Staff Writer

MGM Resorts International’s $850 million purchase of the Empire City Casino in New York is scheduled to close in January. The Las Vegas based gaming company...

More losses reported by Casino Canberra
Casino Canberra ownership to change

Mon, Dec 24, 1:01pm by Staff Writer

Casino Canberra is set to change ownership following the signing of a $32 million deal. Aquis Entertainment, owned by Hong Kong billionaire Tony Fung, will sell...

Crown Croupiers Caught Running Perth Poker House
Crown croupiers caught running Perth poker house

Fri, Dec 21, 2:03pm by Staff Writer

Two Crown Perth croupiers have been fined after they were found having set up an illegal gaming house in a residential property. Licensed croupiers for the casino,...

Lawrence Ho hits pause on more Crown shares
Crown Casino to build new hotel in Melbourne

Tue, Dec 18, 10:29am by Staff Writer

Australian gaming giant Crown Casino has confirmed it will extend its mega Southbank complex with a new hotel to be build within the precinct. The new hotel is to be...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Crown Sydney casino wins legal battle

Mon, Dec 17, 2:02pm by Staff Writer

Crown Casino’s proposed Sydney hotel has recorded an important legal victory with a victory at the Supreme Court to preserve the breathtaking views it intends to...

More losses reported by Casino Canberra
Casino Canberra expansion sent for revision by ACT Government

Fri, Dec 14, 10:50am by Staff Writer

Aquis Entertainment, owners of Casino Canberra, have been told to revise its multi-million dollar expansion plans after being unable to progress their current...

Essendon Bombers pokies lease secured until 2047
Essendon Bombers lock in extension to pokies lease

Thu, Dec 13, 9:27am by Staff Writer

Australian Football League (AFL) club the Essendon Bombers have locked in a 29 year lease extension on their pokies at the Melton Country Club. This will enable the...

Essendon Bombers pokies lease extends until 2047
Pokies vote for Bombers a tough call for Melton City Council

Wed, Dec 12, 2:50pm by Staff Writer

The Melton City Council are set to reveal the result of their vote of Australian Football League club, the Essendon Bombers after their council meeting last night....

Popular Canberra club brings in the most poker machine revenue
Popular Canberra club brings in the most poker machine revenue

Wed, Dec 5, 10:34am by Staff Writer

The Canberra Tradies Club in Dickson has grossed the highest revenue per poker machine in the Australian Capital Territory with the club’s 309 machines taking in...

Daniel Sturridge given more time to respond to betting charge
Daniel Sturridge given more time to respond to betting charge

Mon, Dec 3, 11:56am by Staff Writer

Liverpool and England striker Daniel Sturridge has been granted extra time to respond to a charge of breaching the Football Association’s betting rules. The...

Attorney-General applauds ACT pokies reduction
Australian Capital Territory to lose 1,000 poker machines in 2019

Thu, Nov 29, 12:40pm by Staff Writer

The Australian Capital Territory has introduced gaming reforms that are set to have a major impact on the Territory’s clubs and gaming venues. The Gaming...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Crown and Lendlease continue to fight for sight lines in Sydney

Wed, Nov 28, 2:53pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has produced a new report suggesting that a development near its new Sydney casino would block harbour views to more levels than anticipated. In early...

GC locals opposed to development at Southport
Carey Park a possible site for second Gold Coast casino

Fri, Nov 23, 11:25am by Staff Writer

Despite a Queensland council’s reluctance, Gold Coast’s second casino could be built at Carey Park in Southport as part of the ‘Global Tourism Hub’ on the...