Jacaranda Advisory

 Industry Update - June 2013 - No. 104

Queensland Gaming Revenue Trend 
June 2013 has shown a decline in gaming revenue growth for Queensland Hotels and Clubs.

Total state gaming revenue has decreased 3.96% on June 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:

EGMs Net Metered Win

Area

Increase/Decrease

Increase/Decrease

June 2013/June 2012

Financial YTD July 2013/June 2012

Brisbane East

-2.27%

1.87%

Brisbane North

-3.02%

1.67%

Brisbane South

-0.44%

1.58%

Brisbane West

-3.61%

-0.16%

Brisbane Inner City

-6.90%

-1.08%

Cairns

-4.79%

4.46%

Darling Downs

0.55%

7.96%

Fitzroy

-10.53%

3.77%

Gold Coast

-1.11%

3.10%

Ipswich

-2.94%

3.36%

Logan - Beaudesert

-4.06%

0.00%

Mackay

-13.54%

0.65%

Moreton Bay North

-2.42%

5.04%

Moreton Bay South

-5.19%

0.68%

Queensland - Outback

-9.69%

3.27%

Sunshine Coast

-1.54%

3.05%

Toowoomba

1.50%

5.50%

Townsville

-6.78%

2.17%

Wide Bay

-3.83%

4.36%

Queensland TOTAL

-3.96%

2.92%

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


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 opportunities

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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