Take action now
1. Tweet Premier @jayweatherill, Attorney General @johnraump, and @GailGagoMLC and tell them you support $1 bet limits on poker machines using #SAGamblingReform
2. Write a letter to your state Member of Parliament asking them if they support $1 per spin bet limits on all pokie machines.
Australians spend more per person on gambling than any other country in the world - almost double that of New Zealand. We lose a staggering $16 billion per year on gambling. It is a major driver of household debt and family breakup, leaving lasting damage on our community.
Pokies represent one of the most damaging forms of gambling, with thousands of South Australian families torn apart.
Uniting Communities offers this campaign on one community as part of a larger national campaign by "Alliance for Gambling Reform" of which we are a member.