Jacaranda Advisory

 Industry Update - February 2013 - No. 100

Queensland Gaming Revenue Trend 

February 2013 has produced positive gaming revenue growth for Queensland Hotels and Clubs.

Total state gaming revenue has increased 2.82% on February 2012.

The growth and decline that the gaming industry (as a result of the 100% non smoking ban introduced 1 August 2006, and economic factors) has experienced since August 2006 on a yearly month on month basis are illustrated in the following graph.




Calculated from Data sourced from the Queensland Government - Office of Liquor & Gaming Regulation

The Office of Liquor & Gaming Regulation have now upgraded their statistics to use the 2011 Census data Statistical Area Level 4 reporting areas.

A comparison of each area to the same month last year and also 30 June financial YTD performance is outlined below:

Area

Increase/Decrease

Increase/Decrease

YTD

Feb 2013/Feb 2012

Financial YTD

Feb 2013/Feb 2012

Brisbane East

2.04%

1.80%

Brisbane North

-1.10%

2.14%

Brisbane South

-0.15%

1.20%

Brisbane West

0.60%

-0.77%

Brisbane Inner City

-1.37%

-1.54%

Cairns

4.11%

6.39%

Darling Downs

5.99%

8.24%

Fitzroy

4.46%

6.70%

Gold Coast

1.35%

3.29%

Ipswich

3.48%

3.88%

Logan - Beaudesert

6.32%

3.86%

Mackay

-5.29%

5.29%

Moreton Bay North

4.29%

6.06%

Moreton Bay South

0.96%

2.02%

Queensland - Outback

4.00%

5.02%

Sunshine Coast

6.12%

2.80%

Toowoomba

0.19%

6.17%

Townsville

-1.01%

3.09%

Wide Bay

15.35%

4.64%

Queensland TOTAL

2.82%

3.76%

Source: Calculated from Data sourced from the Queensland Government - Office of Liquor & Gaming Regulation 


Positions Vacant

Club Manager - Yeronga Services Club
The Yeronga Services Club is seeking an experienced General Manager to drive and manage the club operations that consist of two venues.  You will be required to have strong communication skills, hold the appropriate qualifications and have experience in staff supervision, marketing, administration, food, bar, functions and gaming operation.

Please contact Frank Balzary at franb@hmw.com.au or (07) 3234 8913 if you would like further information.

Marketing Manager - Brothers Leagues Club (Cairns)
An experienced marketing manager is required by Brothers Leagues Club Cairns.  This is an award winning Club operates two venues, Brothers Manunda and Fuller Sport Club, and is one of Queensland's larger Club operations. 

Please send applications to Mono Gomez at mono@brotherscairns.com.au or contact (07) 4053 1053.

Head Chef - Stanthorpe Services Club
Stanthorpe Services Club is on of the leading hospitality venues in the area and is currently undergoing refurbishment.  An experienced Head Chef is required to manage food operations.

Please send applications to Ms Jean Hallis at rsl@sctelco.net.au or contact (07) 4681 3617.

Further details on each position can be found on the Jacaranda Advisory website www.jacarandaadvisorygroup.com.au


Gaming Installation Reviews

QLD gaming continues to show positive signs of growth, it is now an opportune time to consider how best to maximise revenue from your gaming floor.  Jacaranda Advisory has a proven track record in providing professional advice to its clients in such areas as:

  • Site EGM installation increases - evaluations and cost benefit analysis
  • Community Impact Statement implications and benefits
  • Floor denomination balance and yield ratios
  • Standalone vs Link mix and RTP%
  • Maximising "in house" links oppotunities

Expansions/Renovations - need a feasibility or second opinion?

If you are planning expansions or renovations and need a feasibility to support or test your vision, we can assist.

We also prepare finance applications if required.
If you would like to discuss any matters please feel free to give us a call on 07 3234 8917 or alternatively email one of the team Frank Balzary at frankb@hmw.com.au, Steve Koman at steve@hmw.com.au. We look forward to hearing from you.

Yours Faithfully
                                        
Steven Koman                                                     Frank Balzary
Director                                                                 Director

 

 

 

 

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