Tag Archives: pokies
- Aussie municipal councils back pokie bet curbs in Victoria
July 24, 2018
Eighteen municipal councils in Australia have prodded the government of Victoria to slash the maximum bets on the state’s 27,000 pokies from AUD5 to AUD1.
- Victoria gov’t draws flak over Crown Casino special swipe cards
July 2, 2018
Australian-listed casino operator Crown Resorts Ltd. has found itself in the middle of a controversy yet again, this time over special swipe cards.
- New Crown pokies tampering video surfaces on YouTube
May 24, 2018
Australian MP Andrew Wilkie may have found the final nail that will seal the coffin of Crown Resorts Ltd.
- MP Wilkie wants UK FOBT policy adopted in Australia
May 18, 2018
Australian independent MP Andrew Wilkie was taking notes as the UK government announced its new policy on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs).
- New Aussie pokie rules don’t measure up, critics say
March 7, 2018
Under the new regulations, Fairfield, which falls under the western Sydney council, will be a “no-go” zone for pokies.
- MP Wilkie alleges Woolworths pokies and booze shenanigans
February 28, 2018
Australian MP Andrew Wilkie goes public with whistleblower claims of Woolworths pushing alcohol to keep high-volume pokies gamblers at their machines.
Australian online bookie Neds launch Bitcoin betting platform
February 2, 2018
Online bookmaker Pinnacle cuts off Australian customers
March 12, 2018