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Gambling in Australia by State and Territory

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Gambling in Australia by State and Territory

Of all the nations in the world, none loves gambling quite as much as Australia. For a lot of Australians gambling is a way of life as a possible reason for the activity to be so pervasive within their culture. After all, many point to the harsh landscape in Australia, as well as the dangers posed by wildlife, as evidence to how the citizens themselves already have gambled on living in such an environment.

Most of the states and territories within Australia have some sort of casino. Authority for overseeing and regulating the casinos is given to the government of the state of territory. Within the Australian Capital Territory, the Casino Canberra is the place to go. While the capital city only has one casino, it does have other facilities where gambling does take place.

Casino Canberra

In New South Wales, casinos include Panthers World of Entertainment which is located in Penrith. A second casino is found in Sydney, known as Star City. The Northern Territory features two casinos. One is located in Darwin and the other in Alice Springs.

Star City Casino

For those who live in Queensland or visit there, there are four casinos. These include the Reef Casino, Jupiters Casino, Conrad Treasury Brisbane and Conrad Treasury Cairns. Within South Australia a casino is located in Adelaide; known as the Sky City Adelaide.

Jupiters Casino

The island of Tasmania holds two of Australia’s casinos. One is the Wrest Point Casino and the other is the Country Club Tasmania. The state of Victoria is home to the largest casino in Australia which is the Crown Entertainment Complex. Also in Victoria is another casino known as Miller’s Inn. Western Australia is home to a large casino complex known as Burswood Entertainment Complex. This establishment will be rebranded under a new name beginning in July of this year, when it will be known as Crown Perth.

Burswood Entertainment Complex

Apart from playing in actual casinos many Australians also use online gadgets like smartphones and tablets to play online casino games. You too can play to discover the same gambling experience on you tablet, smart phone or laptop, at home or on the go