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The Sporting Legends Club in the Shire of Wellington has lodged an appeal to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal after being refused an application for an additional six pokies.
The hearing is scheduled for 7 April 2016 and is open to the public.
Racing Australia recently published the 2014–2015 edition of the Australian Racing Factbook.
On 5 January 2016, the commission heard an application from Sale and District Greyhound Racing Club Inc to increase the number of pokies at the Sale and District Greyhound Racing Club in the Shire of Wellington from 70 to 80.
33 per cent of net gaming revenue in 2014–2015 was claimed for community purposes.
On 22 January 2016, the Victorian Commission For Gambling and Liquor Regulation released its latest pokies expenditure figures.
On 23 December 2015, the commission refused an application to increase the number of pokies at the Sporting Legends Club in the Shire of Wellington.