Millions Lost on Bendigo’s Pokie Machines

February 6, 2024 10:03 am in by
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Almost $30 million was lost on poker machines in the Greater Bendigo region for the six months to December.

Month on month, local punters lost $5.1 million in December compared to $4.8 million in November.

Across the 11 registered pokie venues in the region, an estimated $161,000 is spent per day.

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