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Sporting a new look

The local sports club is considered by many to be the heart of a community. This has definitely been the case for Sporties, a fixture in the NSW border town of Barooga for almost four decades.

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Kogarah’s phoenix moment

A multimillion-dollar transformation is helping safeguard the future of the club formerly known as Kogarah RSL, while disrupting Australia’s traditional club scene, as MAX discovers.

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State of Play

Issue 8
  • The Re-Emergence – After one of the most challenging periods in living history, Australian venues are reopening and reflecting on the experiences and learnings of last year.
  • Cyber Security is Everyone’s Responsibility – With ransomware and other malicious cyber attacks on the rise, it’s vital that information technology security is given top priority. 
  • Embrace the Space Gaming Floor Trends – Some of the COVID-related changes to gaming floor segmentation could well be here to stay. 
  • Is Cash Still King? – The rush to contactless payments during the COVID pandemic has led to venues wondering whether cash is on its last legs. But such thinking may be premature. 

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