LOOKING FOR A MODEL WHILE FLYING BLIND

Depending on where you mark the beginning, December is either the ninth, tenth, or eleventh month since the COVID-19 coronavirus hit both the world economy and the gaming industry.  As the experts predicted,…

AUSTRALIAN CASINO NEWS

1. Crown Sydney to commence first non-gaming operations on 28 December after regulator grants interim liquor license Australia’s Crown Resorts says it will commence the operation of some non-gaming…

COMPETING ISSUES: GAME LONGEVITY VS PERFORMANCE

As managers, we all want to buy the latest and greatest games in the market, but if you are a venue that doesn’t make it into the Top 50 each quarter then the likelihood that you can continue to purchase…

PANANIA HOTEL USES THE “HOTEL CHARTER” AS INSPIRATION FOR MAJOR RENOVATION

Throughout the COVID-19 lockdowns, many publicans were faced with a dramatic change to their business model:  not just with the strict lockdowns for several months, but now following reopening with a…

ETHICS AND CONFIDENTIALITY FOR GAMING STAFF

No matter where we look these days, the news feeds are filled with what seems like a never-ending lack of morals and principles. And in today’s world of social media, what happens behind closed doors,…

GET READY FOR 2021 – WHO READS THE DROP?

The Drop was launched in 2015 by its founders, Justine Channing (Gaming Specialist), Danielle Rayner (GSL - Customer Loyalty Specialist) and Linda Joannides (Marketing Specialist). All three principals…

CRONULLA RSL GAMING ROOM REDESIGN

Out in the Sydney suburbs lies Cronulla RSL, a club that has recently undergone a major facelift with renovations on both its first and second floors. This project included a number of alterations to take…

NEW COVIDSAFE COMPLIANT 2-FACTOR SIGN IN SYSTEM FROM SINT

Register.Me is an integrated COVIDSafe and compliant sign in system new to the market. Inspectors across the country are losing patience with venues not maintaining COVIDSafe regulations and are quickly…

THE NEW LMO IS READY FOR BUSINESS

UTOPIA Gaming Systems (UTOPIA) announced on 3 December the (QOLGR) has formally approved its Global Gaming System for use in the Queensland market. “It is an exciting day for UTOPIA and certainly…

CASINO NEWS

The Star Sydney increases capacity as restrictions ease With COVID-19 restrictions easing this week The Star is planning to recall staff at both the Sydney and Queensland venues. The Star Sydney…