News and media releases: sports betting
The Australian Government has released the review into illegal offshore wagering (the O'Farrell report) and its response.
For every problem gambler in Victoria, there are three to four others who are at risk of developing problems.
New research has shown that sports betting brands appear to be highly embedded in Australian sporting community culture and are a normal part of social conversations, particularly surrounding NRL and AFL games.
Fight for the real you’ campaign participant Matt Torcasio rubbed shoulders with his sporting idols at the Collingwood Football Club Community Cup breakfast this morning.
While the proliferation of sports betting advertising is dominating the media spotlight, other aspects of gambling also need community attention.
Sportsbet, a bookmaker licensed in the Northern Territory, installed a device known as a betbox at the Eureka Stockade Hotel in East Ballarat, Victoria.
The 2008 High Court decision of Betfair Pty Limited v Western Australia had major implications for how sports betting is conducted in Australia.