Northern Territory Pokie Cut Back

Recent announcments show that the norther territories are currently in discussion for the revison to the number of pokie licences issued this year.

This change was initiated by the findings of a recent reports to that the NT population over the last financial year have put in excess of 170 million dollars through their poker machines in pubs and clubs. This news is quite intriguing considering that only recently was the number of allowed machines capped to 1190.

They said that if this cap had not been put in pace less than a year ago their forecast put almost double the number of machines in the NT by today.

This information is relevant to this site in that from experience these occurance across Australia in conjunction with other pokie room changes is causing more and more people online. This is good news considering the higher payout rates of online machines in comparison to macines across Australian pubs and clubs.