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Top 5 Payment Methods for Aussie Online Pokies

Top 5 Payment Methods for Aussie Online Pokies

There are two basic ways to play online casino games. The first is for play-money, which requires no real money in an account and is purely free entertainment. The second is for real money, which requires the ability to deposit – and hopefully withdraw winnings – from an online account....

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Australia to Introduce National Self-Exclusion Register

Australia to Introduce National Self-Exclusion Register

The Australian government has been working to take a tougher stance on gambling. The larger picture shows efforts to provide a gambling environment for Aussies that reduces the amount of gambling harm and enables customers to more easily obtain help if harm does exist. From new customer verification processes to...

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LSAC Study Shows Low Percentage of Teens Gamble

LSAC Study Shows Low Percentage of Teens Gamble

The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children released this month showed one in six teenagers aged 16-17 gambled within the past year. The majority were boys, and the most often gambled at home. Very few placed illegal bets. Even so, the results will help the Australian government and organizations dedicated to...

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The Stars Group Buys BetEasy Ahead of Flutter Merger

The Stars Group Buys BetEasy Ahead of Flutter Merger

The moves continue in the runup to the 2020 deal that is likely to create the world’s largest online betting and gambling company. Flutter Entertainment is on tap to acquire The Stars Group in a £9.8 billion deal. Ahead of the finalization of the deal next year, The Stars Group...

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New Holiday Online Casino Games: Polar Paws and Naughty Santa

New Holiday Online Casino Games: Polar Paws and Naughty Santa

The holiday season is upon us, and online casino game developers are feeling as festive as ever. The latest to release new online slot games for Aussie pokies players are Quickspin and Habanero Games. Just last month, two holiday-themed games were released early. Realtime Gaming (RTG) offered up Rudolph Awakens...

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Five Important Things to Know about VPNs

Five Important Things to Know about VPNs

Many of today’s online casino players use VPNs. They are an inexpensive, easy, and legal way to play at online casinos, but they are also commonly used for subscriptions, medical prescriptions, travel bookings, and streaming media. Corporations even use them to disguise the locations of their customer service representatives and...

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The Star Loses in Sydney but Wins in Queensland

The Star Loses in Sydney but Wins in Queensland

The Star continues its year of ups and downs, a perfect example of which was its recent efforts for expansion in Sydney and on the Gold Coast. The Sydney Independent Planning Commission recently nixed The Star’s plans to replace a part of its complex there with a larger tower both...

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Super High Roller Bowl Set for Australia in 2020

Super High Roller Bowl Set for Australia in 2020

The Star Gold Coast has been busy with poker since it remodeled and expanded its casino poker room this year. It hosted the World Poker Tour for a festival of 10 tournaments in September and October, which brought players from around the world to its new tables. The latest announcement...

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NSW Adds to Gambling Research Funding

NSW Adds to Gambling Research Funding

New South Wales has been at the forefront of responsible gambling research in Australia, and its Office of Responsible Gambling is preparing to do even more. The latest news from NSW informs that the Responsible Gambling Fund will now make funding available for PhD scholarships, study grands, and post-doctoral fellowships...

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New Online Casino Game: Diamond Hill by Tom Horn

New Online Casino Game: Diamond Hill by Tom Horn

Over the past week, Australian online casinos have received a new online casino game from Tom Horn Gaming. Diamond Hill is one of the most innovative of the developer’s recent releases, and it has already shown to be a hit with players. For those who enjoy Diamond Hill, they can...

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