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Media releases​​


Find out more about Liquor & Gaming NSW's work in the media releases below.​

2018​

November

15 November - Outdated licence conditions to be axed (PDF, 152KB)

13 November - Kent Hotel ex-licensee and bar worker found guilty of serving intoxicated patron (PDF, 108KB)

6 November - Two week suspension for Sydney CBD bar that served alcohol to minor (PDF, 109 KB)

1 November - Ground breaks on new mountain bike track (PDF, 171KB

October

25 October - Four more venues gain later trading in the CBD (PDF, 207KB)

17 October - New tax to help fund gambling harm measures (PDF, 154 KB)

5 October - $100K fine for Illawarra Steelers Rugby League Club and life ban for former secretary (PDF, 208KB)

September

28 September - Latest NSW gaming machine data released (PDF, 124KB)

27 September - Venues open later for NRL Grand Final (PDF, 153KB)

17 September - 'Show some Betiquette' during footy finals (PDF, 230KB)

August

30 August - New regulations for a safe and vibrant industry (PDF, 125KB)

27 August - Restaurant offering only pretzels convicted for operating as unauthorised bar (PDF 128KB) 

July

13 July - Time to go back to the track (PDF 149KB) 

10 July 2018 - 'Ask for Angela' launches in Sydney CBD (PDF, 238KB)

9 July 2018 - Restaurant staff dump unconscious patrons on street (PDF, 129KB)

June

28 June 2018 - ClassicBet convicted for illegal gambling ads (PDF, 127KB)

28 June 2018 - New trial supporting craft beer producers (PDF, 151KB)

21 June 2018 - Innovative ideas sought to target gambling harms (PDF, 152KB)

19 June 2018 - Increased support for Responsible Gambling Fund (PDF, 92KB)

19 June 2018 - NSW Budget 2018: NSW to close online wagering loophole (PDF, 163KB)

8 June 2018 - Decision on complaint against former Parramatta Leagues Club directors (PDF, 123KB)

6 June 2018 - Newcastle hotelier convicted for security breach (PDF, 126KB)

May

25 May 2018 - Sydney liquor licence freeze to be eased (PDF, 157KB)

25 May 2018 - Latest violent venues list released (PDF, 142KB)

24 May 2018 - Later trading for Vivid and sports events (PDF, 164KB)

22 May 2018 - Authority rejects bottle shop proposal for Bermagui (PDF, 119KB)

16 May 2018 - Gambling regulator takes on irresponsible online wagering operators (PDF, 128KB)

April

24 April 2018 - Anzac Day a time for respectful commemoration (PDF, 113KB)

23 April 2018 - Greyhound regulator opens in Bathurst (PDF, 113KB)

11 April 2018 - 30 Sydney live venues trading later (PDF, 112KB)

6 April 2018 - Later Sunday trading for Commonwealth Games (PDF, 111KB)

March

21 March 2018 - Former bar manager $90,000 out of pocket for blatant breaches of liquor laws and hindering probe (PDF, 127KB)

12 March 2018 - Pokie numbers will not rise under new laws (PDF, 128KB)

9 March 2018 - Newcastle hotel ordered to stop "win your height" in vodka drinks promotion (PDF, 182KB)

6 March 2018 - Local community caps on gaming machines (PDF, 130KB) 

1 March 2018 - Hotel licensee sentenced for intoxication offences (PDF, 128KB)

February

26 February 2018 - 10 year ban and $50,000 penalty for former manager of karaoke bar (PDF, 129KB)

22 February 2018 - Lockout exemption for Mardi Gras Parade (PDF, 115KB)

14 February 2018 - Enhanced training for liquor industry (PDF, 112KB)

14 February 2018 - Clubgrants supporting arts and culture (PDF, 114KB)

13 February 2018 - Former licensees convicted for operating unauthorised nightclub (PDF, 128KB)

January

22 January 2018 - 'Ask for Angela' launches in Orange (PDF, 164KB)

19 January 2018 - Government bolsters Responsible Gambling Fund (PDF, 137KB)

19 January 2018 - Upgrades for Kendall Tennis Club (PDF, 101KB)

19 January 2018 - Liquor & Gaming NSW to monitor licensed venues over Australia Day long weekend (PDF, 89KB)

18 January 2018 - $33,000 for Port Macquarie Marine Rescue (PDF, 112KB)

17 January 2018 - Emergency power generator for Pottsville (PDF, 100KB)

17 January 2018 - NSW Government funds new mountain bike park (PDF, 101KB)

11 January 2018 - New lighting for three sports ovals in Parkes (PDF, 113KB)

11 January 2018 - $200,000 upgrade for Cowra Golf Club (PDF, 113KB)

9 January 2018 - New bowling green for Oberon RSL Club (PDF, 112KB)


Archive media releases

Media inquiries​

These contact details are for media inquiries only. For all other inquiries, please call 1300 024 720. ​​

Eric Aubert
Phone: 02 9995 0794
Mobile: 0438 207 294
Email: eric.aubert@liquorandgaming.nsw.gov.au

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