Jacaranda Advisory

 Industry Update - November 2012 - No. 97

The team at Jacaranda Advisory would like to wish everyone a happy, safe and prosperous Christmas holiday period.

We look forward to working with all of our clients and their employees, prospective employment applicants, and industry service providers and suppliers in 2013.

Please note our office will be closed Tuesday December 25th 2012, reopening Wednesday January 2nd 2013.  If you need to contact us urgently during this time please call Steve Koman on 0419 776 774 or Frank Balzary on 0401 580 833.


Queensland Gaming Revenue Trend 

November 2012 has produced positive gaming revenue growth for Queensland Hotels and Clubs.

Total State net metered win in Queensland gaming venues in November 2012 has increased by $12 million or 7.7% when compared to November 2011.

A detailed breakdown by statistical division for November 2012 is as follows:

 

Metered Win ($)

 

 

 

Metered Win Per Machine

 

 

 

 

Nov-12

Nov-11

Difference

%

Nov-12

Nov-11

Difference

%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brisbane

$69,650,393

$65,465,247

$4,185,146

6.4%

$4,246

$4,057

$189

4.7%

Central West

$254,123

$225,426

$28,697

12.7%

$2,118

$1,818

$300

16.5%

Darling Downs

$7,923,930

$6,916,295

$1,007,635

14.6%

$3,245

$2,777

$468

16.9%

Far North

$9,955,317

$9,067,098

$888,219

9.8%

$3,790

$3,429

$360

10.5%

Fitzroy

$10,424,775

$9,512,481

$912,294

9.6%

$4,299

$3,993

$305

7.6%

Gold Coast

$23,840,418

$22,393,428

$1,446,990

6.5%

$4,008

$3,761

$247

6.6%

Mackay

$9,469,700

$8,752,308

$717,392

8.2%

$3,967

$3,962

$5

0.1%

North West

$2,532,724

$2,343,753

$188,971

8.1%

$4,214

$3,952

$262

6.6%

Northern

$8,747,690

$8,185,623

$562,067

6.9%

$4,115

$3,964

$151

3.8%

South West

$910,344

$692,964

$217,380

31.4%

$3,055

$2,349

$706

30.0%

Sunshine Coast

$11,944,222

$11,117,706

$826,516

7.4%

$3,551

$3,342

$209

6.3%

West Moreton

$1,648,999

$1,588,453

$60,546

3.8%

$2,708

$2,674

$34

1.3%

Wide Bay Burnett

$10,952,913

$9,970,278

$982,635

9.9%

$3,436

$3,073

$362

11.8%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

$168,255,548

$156,231,060

$12,024,488

7.7%

$3,955

$3,715

$241

6.5%

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

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.


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

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

 

 


 Positions Vacant

Administration/Finance Manager - Blue Fin Fishing Club
The Blue Fin Fishing Club has recently just completed a $5m expansion and is seeking an experienced Administration Manager who will oversee the administration and financial reporting of the club.  The applicant will need to be able to produce timely monthly financials on an accruals basis, as well as other subsidiary ledger processing and reporting.  You will also be required to have strong communication and supervisory skills.

Please send applications to Steve Koman at steve@hmw.com.au, phone (07) 3234 8915 or fax (07) 3221 7431.

Duty Manager - Moranbah Workers Club
Moranbah Workers Club is seeking an experienced Duty Manager who holds the appropriate qualifications and is experienced in staff supervision, patron liaison, food, bar, gaming, bottle shop, TAB and Keno operation.   An attractive salary packing which includes accommodation applies and couples may be considered.

Please send applications to Frank Balzary at frankb@hmw.com.au, phone (07) 3234 8917 or fax (07) 3221 7431.

Gold Coast Italo Club
Gold Coast Italo Club is seeking an experienced Operations Manager who holds the appropriate qualifications and is experienced in staff supervision, marketing, administration, food, bar, functions and gaming operation.

Please send applications to Frank Balzary at frankb@hmw.com.au, phone (07) 3234 8917 or fax (07) 3221 7431.

Graduate Accountant - HMW Partners
HMW Partners is a Brisbane Based Chartered Accounting firm seeking a graduate for their Business Services section.  The successful candidate will gain exposure to a number of different industries and clients and will be provided with suitable mentoring and training.

Please send applications to sue@hmw.com.au or phone Sue Hobdell on (07) 3234 8988.

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

Professionals Seeking Employment

Office Manager/Finance Manager - We have an experienced candidate who is relocating to the Gold Coast in late January 2013.  The candidate comes with good experience and great references and is seeking a full time position.

Please contact Steve Koman at steve@hmw.com.au or (07) 3234 8915 if you would like further information.

Hotel/Club Manager - An experienced manager of high turnover venues is seeking a manager's position in South East Queensland.

Please contact Frank Balzary at frankb@hmw.com.au or (07) 3234 8917 if you would like further information.

Gaming and Liquor Licensing services

Do you need help with any of the following? 
  • Gaming machine increases
  • Community Impact Statements
  • Transfers of Liquor and Gaming Licenses
  • New Liquor and Gaming Licenses
  • Extension of hours applications and other variations for both Liquor and Gaming
Call the team at Jacaranda Advisory to discuss your needs further.

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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