Sydney – Not Just a Gamer’s Paradise!

Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia can confidently take a seat alongside other sprawling well-known metropolises and cities around the world. It’s name can be mentioned in the same breath as New York, London and Tokyo. The city itself provided the futuristic landscape for the 1999 blockbuster, The Matrix, while another big name production was shot at the city’s Moore Park Fox Studio, namely Star Wars. Australia’s appetite for entertainment extends to gaming – the mobile casino industry is huge. Australians even have a term of endearment for the common slot machine, namely, pokies, or online pokies if you prefer to have a flutter on your PC and/or smartphone. With such a competitive gaming culture, whether you like your casinos digital or land-based, you’re in for a hell of a time in Sydney!

The Star Casino – 1 of 11!

Australia has a love affair with gaming and Sydney epitomises this love affair. With a total of 11 casinos, Sydney is serious about giving its locals and tourists alike every possible way in which to indulge those winning fantasies and realities. In total, the city provides whopping 635 table games and an utterly staggering 2016 pokies machines. Rest assured would-be player, if you’re visiting Sydney, you’re going to get your fill and then some!  From a land-based casino perspective, the city gives you the perfect excuse to turn off those mobile casino games, put that smartphone away and to ready yourself for a seriously poketastic time!

The iconic Sydney Opera House
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Kicking off your journey into the city’s gaming landscape would be none other than the Star Casino, Sydney’s biggest and most extravagant offering and part of The Star Entertainment Group.  Open 24-hours a day, the party never stops at this hub of revelry that aims to offer its patrons every possible reason to stay.  In what can be deemed as nothing short of opulence, The Star provides world-class infrastructure, events, services, and food and gaming that would impress even the most uninterested individual.  Shop ‘til you drop or play ‘til you can’t stay, these are just some of the fantastic amenities afforded to anyone visiting this glistening monolith of a casino. Other notable casinos to visit would include The Crown, the City Tattersalls Club and the sea-faring Regent Seven Sea Voyager.

Sydney – Other Things To Do

Gaming isn’t the only draw card to a world-class city like Sydney. The city sports numerous amenities sure to keep any visitor or tourist enthralled, enticed or entertained. From traditional landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge to impressive modern buildings like the International Towers, the city has impressive and appealing infrastructure, all befitting a world class city. An ultra-modern and expanding subway system allows for easy travelling, while an array of food and drink establishments populates the city with options for every wallet. For a mere $29 a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House could fill an hour or two; or if you’d rather be outside, then the Sydney Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour might just be what you’re looking for. Take in the sun, the city and a cool breeze as you whiz around and get clued up.  In the same breath, if taking in a toot or two is more to your liking, then the Big Night Out Party Bus & Pub Crawl is bound to satisfy. Just make sure you don’t end up crawling back to your hotel suite when it’s all over!