Responsible Gambling

Responsible Gambling Awareness Week

Every year in May, the foundation shines a spotlight on gambling and calls on the whole community to be aware of the risks and take a responsible approach to gambling. Responsible Gambling Awareness Week (RGAW) is a partnership between the foundation, government, the gaming industry and community organisations.

In 2014, the week focused on the changing gambling environment. Check out our videos below.

RGAW 2014 launch event

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Find out what people had to say at the launch of Responsible Gambling Awareness Week on 26 May 2014. Features: the Minister for Liquor and Gaming Regulation The (former) Hon. Edward O'Donohue; Gary Pert, Collingwood FC CEO; and RGAW ambassadors, Wayne Schwass and Wesa Chau.

Wayne Schwass supports responsible gambling

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Responsible Gambling Awareness Week ambassador Wayne Schwass says there's no better vehicle for tackling social issues than sport. The former North Melbourne and Sydney Swans footballer shares his views on gambling and throws his support behind the foundation to help raise awareness about responsible gambling in the community.

RGAW 2014: 'The changing face of gambling'

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Our Responsible Gambling Awareness Week spokespeople share their views on the changing face of gambling, responsible gambling, and gambling in the workplace. Features: Serge Sardo, CEO, Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation; Gary Pert, CEO, Collingwood FC; Professor Alan Hayes, Director, Australian Institute of Family Studies; Associate Professor Paul Delfabbro, University of Adelaide; and Wayne Schwass, former AFL champion, sports broadcaster and RGAW ambassador.

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