The ACT has lost 1500 pokies, so why are losses growing?

By Steve Evans, Ray Athwal
Updated May 29 2024 - 11:01am, first published May 27 2024 - 5:30am

Losses by pokies players to poker machines in Canberra clubs have soared despite a government policy of cutting the number of machines to try to wean gamblers off pokies, an analysis by The Canberra Times has revealed.

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