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Australia is estimated to have , electronic gaming machines EGMs , which is 2. Around , Australians 4 per cent of the adult population play on the 'pokies' at least weekly. While survey results vary, around 15 per cent of these regular players 95 are 'problem gamblers'. And their share of total spending on machines is estimated to range around 40 per cent. The problems experienced by gamblers are as much a consequence of the technology of the games, their accessibility and the nature and conduct of venues, as they are a consequence of the traits of the gamblers themselves.
Current machines have up to 25 pay lines. New South Wales has a long history of gambling; Australia's first official horse racing meeting occurred in at Hyde Park in Sydney; the first official Australian lottery occurred in at the Sydney Cup; and registered clubs operated the first legal poker machines in Australia in Approximately 95, of Australia's "pokies" are in NSW, a state total beaten only by Nevada, which operated , gambling machines in , and of course is home to Las Vagas.