The Altona RSL has applied for an additional 22 poker machines to add their existing 58. If approved, it will make the Altona RSL one of the biggest RSL pokies venues in the state.
Altona RSL takes $3.5 million dollars from the community every year. With additional machines, it's estimated this will increase by $3 million annually.
In August the City of Hobsons Bay saw the highest losses from its poker machines in over 3 years. Over August alone the City of Hobsons Bay lost $4.3 million from pokies!
We know that when community have their say, it is much more likely the applications will be rejected. To have your say, either send the letter we have written for you, or make an edit to make your submission unique!
Tip: Providing a unique submission will be incredibly powerful!