Tony Fung, Hong Kong billionaire, cancels plan to build US$8 billion Great Barrier Reef Casino Resort in Cairns.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk confirmed a “significant” tourism announcement to be made to be made on the Gold Coast.
The Canberra casino has released a revised AUD307 million (US$228 million) redevelopment bid predicting 617,000 new visitors to the casino by 2030.
The Australian wagering company considers the Australian Association of National Advertisers’ gambling ad self regulation code irrelevant.
Human Services Minister Alan Tudge, urged football, cricket and tennis chiefs to put sports ahead of gambling sponsorship dollars.