A poll of 800 voters shows more than half of Australians want a compromise on poker machine reform that could include voluntary pre-commitment. Pollsters Textor Crosby asked the question of what should the Labor Government do on gambling reform in light of Peter Slipper’s decision to leave the Coalition to assume the position of […]
By Madeleine Heffernan | SmartCompany | http://goo.gl/v9GRv The Australian Hotels Association says rostering rules are creating confusion among hoteliers, and are encouraging them to take on casual workers rather than permanent workers.
Clubs Australia has today reiterated its opposition to the $1 max bet policy being shopped to the media by the Australian Greens and Senator Nick Xenophon. Clubs Australia has made clear to all Federal MPs it would never support any proposal to force $1 max bets on recreational gamblers. Were it to be adopted by […]
Clubs Australia says it hopes Andrew Wilkie will use his flight to Western Australia today to carefully read the terms he signed off on in his agreement with the Prime Minister 16 months ago.
Prime Minister Julia Gillard is due to meet key independent Andrew Wilkie in Hobart today while another independent MP, Rob Oakeshott says he’s concerned about the lack of detail on the government’s proposed reforms for poker machines.