Fixed Each Way Explained

An “each way fixed” bet in horse racing means you’re placing two bets (one for the win and one for a place) at fixed odds which can not fluctuate like Tote Odds can. When a bet is placed “each way”, it is essentially two separate bets: The first part of the bet is for the […]

How To Bet on the 2023 Melbourne Cup

If you’re keen to place a bet on the 2023 Melbourne Cup – but don’t know where to begin, this QuickStart guide for how to bet on the race that stops the nation is for you: What are you really gambling with?¬†Set a deposit limit. For free and confidential support call 1800 858 858 or […]

Quadrella (Quaddie) Bets Explained

A quaddie, also known as a quadrella, is a popular horse racing bet that involves picking the winners of 4 nominated races at a race meeting. Here are some key things to know about quaddie bets work in Australia: The quaddie is typically offered on the last 4 races of an 8 race meeting at […]

Boxed Trifectas Explained

A boxed trifecta works by allowing you to take multiple trifecta combinations using three or more selections. Instead of picking horses to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in a specific order, you get a payout if your selections fill the placings in ANY order.   For example, a $6 boxed trifecta on horses 5, 6 […]

Quinella Bets Explained

A quinella bet requires two selected horses to finish 1st and 2nd in any order in a race. This means you’ll get a payout whether your picks run 1st and 2nd or 2nd and 1st. The finishing sequence doesn’t matter as long as both place in the top two spots.   How to Place a […]

Trifecta Bets Explained

A trifecta bet involves correctly selecting the first three horses to finish in exact order in a race. Here’s a guide to trifecta betting on Australian horse races and the various options: 1. The Straight Trifecta This is the basic trifecta bet, where you must pick the 1st, 2nd and 3rd placegetters in correct sequence. […]

Our Guide to Live (In Play) Betting in Australia

Understanding Live In Play Betting Live betting is a type of sports betting that allows you to place wagers on a sporting event while it is happening. This means that you can watch the game, make informed decisions based on what you are seeing and then bet on a range of different markets, from the […]

AFL Same Game Multis Explained

Understanding Same Game Multi Bets Before we dive in, let’s briefly discuss what Same Game Multi Bets are all about. Essentially, this type of bet is the same as a typical multi bet however you to combine different outcomes from a single AFL match into one bet. You could combine the head-to-head winner with the […]

How to Read an Australian Horse Racing Form Guide

If you’re new to horse racing, navigating a form guide can seem overwhelming. But fear not! In this article, we’ll guide you through the basics of reading an Australian horse racing form guide, covering everything from deciphering abbreviations to evaluating horse and jockey performance. Understanding the basics of a horse racing form guide The importance […]

Australian Horse Racing Track Ratings Explained

Avid horse racing punters know how important track conditions can be in determining a horse’s performance. But if you’re just a casual punter, or recently turned 18 and are new to all of this, it can be confusing to understand what those numbers and letters mean in relation to track ratings. In this we’ll break […]