The Casino Canberra, which can be found in Canberra City in beautiful Glebe Park and next to the National Convention Centre, is the only licensed casino in the Australian Capital. An action filled nightclub, big screen sports competitions, and plenty of special gaming opportunities will define your experience at the Casino Canberra.
Many of the standards, including Blackjack, Roulette and Money Wheel, are ready and waiting for you in a casino that opens at noon and remains open until the wee hours of the morning. You’ll find the Chinese tile game Pai Gow, which is easy to learn, tough to master and engaging to play.
Or play Canberra Poker, a special game based on five-card Stud that offers a $100,000 prize for a Royal Flush. Like Blackjack and other such table games, players compete against the Croupier. Each player receives five cards facedown, while the Croupier is dealt four down and one up. This is an exciting game during which the big jackpot gets bigger and bigger.
The Casino Canberra in association with PokerStars offers $2,000 No Limit Holdem tournaments where top prizes can reach over $100,000. Tournaments are held every Sunday night.
Join the casino’s Senators Club and you’ll be able to qualify for a vast variety of rewards. Each points that you can put towards tournament fees, food and beverages, accommodations, travel and more. With three levels of participation, there’s something to ne earned and enjoyed by every type of player. There are also gaming packages available.
Entertainment, Dining and Accommodations
The Galaxy Nightclub at the Casino Canberra, which is located upstairs, is open Saturday nights and is jumping with live bands, comedy and theme nights. The casino’s Main Bar and Sports Bars are located on the Main Gaming Floor. At the Main Bar patrons can meet the Raiderettes when the team is away. Enjoy the game on the Sports Bar’s big screen while you partake of their beer and snack footy pack.
The Grill at the Casino Canberra offers a variety of entrees, mains and sides. Favorite entrees include Baby Calamari with Cajun Spices, Risotto with Smoked Salmon and Oysters Kilpatrick. Mains include the Chef’s Special Roast Duck, Kangaroo Loin with Sweet Potato Mash and Hokkien Noodles with Prawns. Those dining at the Grill must be 18 years or older.
The Casino Canberra does not have an onsite hotel but it does offer a range of packages with nearby hotels. Check with the Casino Canberra for their latest deals and
If you’re a pokie player, then you’ll be disappointed by the Casino Canberra. But for those who love table games, this casino has some of the best variety around. With an adult nightclub atmosphere, a focus on serious card tournaments and a handsome rewards program, the Casino Canberra is an exciting venue for players.
Website: Casino Canberra