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FEDERAL GROUP PARTNERS WITH WGHA

The Federal Group of Tasmania commits to an inclusive industry by partnering with Women in Gaming & Hospitality Australasia. An inclusive industry will ensure improved business performance, mitigate…

NOW YOU CAN MAKE CASH DONATIONS AT THE ATM

Australia’s leading independent ATM deployer, Banktech, has begun converting many of its 2,500 CashConnect ATM Plus devices with technology that will allow people who prefer to use cash to easily donate…

ILGA REPORT RECOMMENDS CROWN SYDNEY NO GAMING LICENCE

A probe into Crown Resorts has recommended the embattled gaming giant be denied a Sydney casino licence, in a crippling blow to its $2.2bn Barangaroo project. In a report tabled to the state parliament,…

NSW POKER MACHINE PROFITS SURGED AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Profits from poker machine gambling in NSW clubs surged despite the COVID-19 pandemic, State Government data obtained by the ABC has revealed. Gamblers across the state lost $2.17 billion to poker machines…

JOIN WGHA WEBINAR ON PROMOTING INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY

February 2021 Women in Gaming & Hospitality Australasia (WGHA) has opened registration to industry members in their first interactive webinar of 2021 on 11th February 1330 to 1430. The webinar…

NSW YOUTH GAMBLING STUDY 2020

About the study The study aimed to increase understanding of gambling and simulated gambling by young people aged 12-17 years in NSW, in order to prevent and reduce gambling harm. How young people are…

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MULLANE’S HOTEL LAUNCHES SARINO’S IN THE HILLS DISTRICT OF SYDNEY

  An in-house craft distillery, a refined Italian fare and rare single malt whisky valued at over $10,000 (that can be locked away in private liquor cabinets for safekeeping), plus a Mercedes-Benz…

THE RANDWICK CLUB YOTS CHARITY BOWLS EVENT

The club industry has historically been a great supporter of many charity organisations across the country and Father Chris Riley’s Youth Off The Streets is a top priority for The Randwick Club. Youth…

LOCK OUT LAWS REPEALED AND NEW LIQUOR LAW REFORMS FOR NSW

The lockout laws were introduced by the NSW Government five years ago with the aim to reduce alcohol-fuelled violence following the fatal one punch attack on teenager Thomas Kelly in Kings Cross in 2012. Sydney…

SYDNEY HORSE RACING SPRING CARNIVAL ENHANCED

Feature races during Sydney's spring carnival will carry additional prizemoney and new races have been created as Racing NSW and the Australian Turf Club (ATC) announced a myriad of changes on Monday afternoon. There…

INFLUENCING AN INDUSTRY FOR POSITIVE CHANGE

In recent years, there has been a wave of activism around the world focused on gender equity. Women have shown great courage in sharing their stories, generating open and robust discussion on misplaced…

IT’S BEEN A BUSY WEEK – IN INDUSTRY NEWS

2019 Smart Pups for Autistic Children Fundraiser Luncheon at The Paddo, Brisbane Every year, for the last 9 years, at the McGuire’s Hotels celebrated Paddington Tavern, the industry gets together…