What do we want? Professional athletes driven further into a bubble? Or give them freedom to interact with the real...

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19th Sept. 2019 5:09 AM

Fisher MP takes hard-nosed stance to 'scourge' of gambling, and the community funds generated.

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05th Aug. 2019 12:08 AM

Families face crippling debt while the gambling juggernaut continues to grow and new clubs open

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16th July 2019 12:07 PM

PROFESSOR Matthew Rockloff can't speculate yet on whether or not the Cashless Debit Card will change Bundaberg's shameful...

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07th Jan. 2019 1:01 PM

It makes me laugh that some people are passionate in fighting a casino on the Sunshine Coast.

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19th Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

Tell the truth about betting, don't make it glamorous when it isn't, and don't imply you will always win when you don't.

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26th July 2018 7:07 AM

If the anti-casino side are worried about gambling and what it will do to our community, what about hotels that have gaming...

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22nd April 2018 5:04 AM

How come tourists flock to Las Vegas, Cairns, Gold Coast and Canberra, perhaps not solely for the casinos but to look at...

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04th April 2018 7:04 AM

I HAVE heard of some daft objections to a building, but the latest one is that building a casino on the Coast will turn it...

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28th March 2018 7:03 AM

There is a strong feeling in the Coast community that this would not be a good fit with the target tourism market for...

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23rd Feb. 2018 7:02 AM

We have enough restrictions in our lives now by politicians flogging their own agendas.

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23rd Feb. 2018 7:02 AM

Anywhere there is big money being gambled, there will be dodgy practices.

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23rd Feb. 2018 7:02 AM

The Sunshine Coast is a tourist destination and a casino would create more jobs and entertainment for locals and tourists...

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20th Feb. 2018 7:02 AM

WHEN it comes to solving the problem of gambling addiction across Queensland, readers views are split down the middle.

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05th Feb. 2018 6:02 AM

Imagine what a difference that lost money is making to households struggling with the cost of living all over the Coast.

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20th Jan. 2018 7:01 AM

I WOULD like to throw my $1.65 (it used to be 5c) into the ring on the discussion about pokies.

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15th Jan. 2018 8:01 AM

THE race that stops a nation masks a social issue that is destroying families and even lives.

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04th Nov. 2017 12:11 PM

FOLKS, next Tuesday marks the 156th time the Melbourne Cup stops our nation and, hopefully, the end of my 37-year sweeps...

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04th Nov. 2017 5:11 AM

FBI statistics back up theories the older you are the less likely to become involved in criminal behaviour.

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22nd June 2017 2:06 PM

THESE TV gambling ads are really something.

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18th Dec. 2015 4:12 PM

I seem to be a lone voice of concern the Melbourne Cup was beamed live into my children’s classrooms, seemingly without any...

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05th Nov. 2015 11:11 AM

FROM the Billabong Roadhouse in Western Australia to the streets of the Sunshine Coast – it really is the addiction that...

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05th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

AH, the Melbourne Cup - the race that stops a nation. Or should that be the race that stuffs a nation?

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03rd Nov. 2015 12:11 PM

AS A shrewd football follower, I sometimes like to add spice to the season by having the odd punt.

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17th Aug. 2015 5:08 AM

THE Tuesday lottery passed the $20 million mark last week so, like millions of others, I dutifully trotted out and bought a...

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20th May 2015 8:05 AM

FOR many people, playing poker machines is the ultimate Catch-22.

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06th May 2015 5:05 AM

TODAY we posed the question about what Bundaberg could do with the roughly million dollars it puts in poker machines each...

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04th May 2015 5:05 AM

OPINION: Gladstone's high earners may have cash to splash but while a resources boom is temporary, a...

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25th July 2013 5:07 AM

LAST week’s listing of the five senses fell far sort of the full tally. It did not include one that we seem to be losing at...

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25th May 2013 2:05 AM

THE decision to separate bookmaker Tom Waterhouse from the NRL commentary team is a good one, writes Andrew Korner.

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01st April 2013 3:04 AM

IS it just me or does everyone think they will probably win Lotto one day?

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26th Oct. 2012 6:10 AM