Almanac Punting: The Cooler’s 2023 Finals and Premiership Form Guide

Contemplating a flutter? Searching for a finals form guide? Look no further than Steve “The Cooler” Baker’s guide to the AFL’s September spring carnival. And remember to gamble responsibly!!

The Insidious Nature of Sports Betting

Ian Wilson discusses the prevalence and influence of gambling advertising.

Sport, Gambling, Media and Government: An Unholy Alliance

Peter_B shares some facts about the size, reach and power of the gambling industry. It has corrupted sporting bodies, media and governments. It is largely unregulated and minimally taxed. It is coming for your children as the next generation of “customers”.

Talking and Discussing about Footy is more fun than Getting Money

Yoshi makes an excellent point about betting outlets and advertising on radio and TV when kids are listening and watching.

The Conundrum of Sports Gambling

Is sports gambling the new smoking? Robbo looks at the history and future of a phenomenon that seems as much a part of sport than the contest itself.

Round 2 – Collingwood v Richmond: Gambling

Jonathan Sloan on gambling on, about and within a game.