Frequently Asked Questions

How To Calculate Your Own Payout Percentages

Almost every online casino you visit has a payout percentage over 90%. This sounds pretty good compared to the mandated 75% in some physical casinos! But have you ever wondered where that 90% has gone? Certainly, not everybody who logs into their online pokies account to play with $100 walks out with $90. So what’s […]

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7 Burning Questions About Online Casinos Answered

At Online Pokies Australia, we get a lot of questions through … and some of those questions are repeated over and over again! Every person new to playing in online casinos runs up against the same difficulties and the same confusions. Today we look at seven of the most common questions about online pokies in […]

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3 Reel or 5 Reel Pokies?

Pokies are among the most popular games in a casino. No game is as attractive to casino patrons as the pokies, which offer a tantalizing prize. For a small amount of money, players can have the chance to win a large sum in a single bet. Now, with modern technology, the games are even more […]

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Why Play Pokies from Home?

While some people may prefer jumping into the casino or club experience in person, it is still a good idea to play online pokies from home. This way, anyone can get in on the action without having to pay expensive casino entry fees, and of course, what’s better than playing casino favorites from the comfort […]

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What Is The Difference Between Gambling And Investing

What is the difference between gambling and investing? Is there a difference at all? A question that is often asked, and one you may have wondered about yourself, is whether there is a difference between what is known as “gambling” and what is known as “investing”, and what that difference may be if it exists. […]

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What Are Pokie competitions?

It is surprising how little people are aware of pokie machine competitions, what they are and where they occur. Especially considering how much fun they are and how popular these sorts of competitions are in other types of gambling. So what are pokie competitions? Basically these are jackpot events just like you would see on […]

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I was overseas on holiday recently and tried to access your site but it was blocked. What’s the go?

If your internet connection was of good quality and wasn’t dropping out, and you actually received a website-based message instead of accessing our website (you were directed to another site, and didn’t just receive a “File not found” message or something similar from your browser), then it is likely that you were in a country […]

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How Do I Get Started Playing Online Pokies

What a great question, first we are glad that you have decided to make the move to playing pokies online. Believe me when I say that you will not regret it, there are just so many advantages to playing online, we know you are going to be discovering them all for yourself soon. Getting started […]

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How to access pokies site when there is internet sensorship

Internet censorship is an increasingly concerning issue for many people in many countries. Australia’s online censorship policy has been under scrutiny over the past few years, and was even a campaign topic in the most recent election. Although Australia’s government does in fact censor a number of sites, this censorship is guided, or at least […]

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What are hedge bets and are they a good idea?

Hedge bets generally don’t apply to the pokies (although some more sophisticated and complex online pokies do include an approximation of hedge bets), but as variety is the spice of life, you may want to venture out a little for a change of online gaming scenery and play something different. Hedge bets can come up […]

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