Media Releases

2012

    National Gambling Reform Bill (2012) 29.11.2012 Statement Regarding Passing Of National Gambling Reform Bill (2012) Read more
    Federal Government Creates New Pokie Laws 07.11.2012 The Government has given itself the power to tax clubs to cover the cost of the bureaucracy that will oversee VPC Read more
    Pokie Law Timetable Not Fair On Clubs & Pubs 02.11.2012 Clubs Australia supports voluntary pre-commitment technology, but the timetable for its introduction doesn’t provide sufficient time Read more
    Clubs’ $10 Billion Contribution To Australian Community 18.09.2012 The first ever national study of the Australian club industry reveals clubs make a contribution of almost $10 billion. Read more
    Victorian Problem Gambling Rate Lower Than Previously Thought 12.09.2012 The rate of problem gambling in Victoria is almost half the official rate relied on by the State Government. Read more
    Clubs And Salvation Army Join Together To Fight Problem Gambling 05.08.2012 A new initiative will potentially see Salvation Army staff working in NSW clubs. Read more
    Clubs Launch Campaign: Getting On With The Job Of Gambling Reform 15.06.2012 A new national campaign will this weekend hit television screens Read more
    ACMA Dismisses Claims Of Political Advertising In NRL Semi-Final Commentary 04.06.2012 Clubs Australia has welcomed today’s report by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) Read more
    Wilkie Backflips On Wilkie Backflip 22.05.2012 Andrew Wilkie’s decision to support the Federal Government’s proposed legislation brings to an end 18 weeks of posturing Read more
    Wilkie Needs To Get Out Of The Way 01.05.2012 Clubs Australia has called on Andrew Wilkie to stop blocking genuine poker machine reform Read more
    Wilkie Gives Club The Silent Treatment On Offer To Trial $1 Max Bet 14.03.2012 Andrew Wilkie ignored an offer to trial $1 maximum bet technology on poker machines Read more
    Statement On Kevin Rudd 22.02.2012 Clubs Australia has released a statement regarding Kevin Rudd Read more
    Clubs Launch Online Support For Problem Gamblers 08.02.2012 With just the click of a button, problem gamblers can ban themselves from clubs. Read more
    Clubs Response To Govt Offer Of Trial Of Mandatory Pre-Commitment 21.01.2012 Clubs Australia is encouraged by the Federal Government’s commitment to a full trial Read more
    ClubsACT Confirms Receipt Of An Offer For A Trial In The Act 21.01.2012 Chief Executive of ClubsACT Jeff House has confirmed that he met with Minister Jenny Macklin last night Read more
    People Want Compromise On Poker Machine Reform 20.01.2012 Australians want a compromise on poker machine reform Read more
    Greens Hide The Bad News On $1 Max Bets 18.01.2012 Clubs Australia has today reiterated its opposition to the $1 max bet policy Read more
    Wilkie Fails To Read The Fine Print Of Agreement With Prime Minister 17.01.2012 Andrew Wilkie's agreement commits the Federal Government to an “evidence based approach to problem gambling” Read more
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