Pokies Cause Pain

Here are some exerpts from real stories by real people who have had their lives adversely affected by the Pokies Industry.

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For too long the gambling industry has ignored the devastating impact poker machines have had on the lives of hundreds of thousands of Australians. Those affected are often left to suffer in silence in the suburbs.

This forum will change that. Tell us your story either by emailing pokiescausepain@pokieact.org or using the form provided below. All submissions will be treated anonymously and will be featured on this website. Read our publication guidelines

Sign the Petition!

There is an Australia wide assault on our children. It's effect is lure them into pokie pubs and expose them to gambling on the pokies. Sign the petition to tell the decision makers that this assault must stop.

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