The Melbourne Magistrates' Court has ordered Caszur Nominees Pty Ltd into a diversion plan for modifying the gaming machine area at the Sherbourne Terrace in Shepparton without seeking the approval of the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.
The Sherbourne Terrace (City of Greater Shepparton) operates 43 machines and had player losses of $4.9 million in 2015–16. It is an offence under the Gambling Regulation Act 2003 for a venue operator to modify the gaming machine area of an approved venue without the approval of the commission.
The magistrate placed the following condition on the diversion plan:
- donate $6,000 to the Oncology Unit of Goulburn Valley Health by 25 May 2017.
Read more on the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation website.