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New South Wales 1800 422 599 (Regional)
(02) 9361 8000 (Metropolitan)
Northern Territory 1800 131 350
Queensland 1800 177 833 (Regional)
(07) 3837 5989 (Metropolitan)
South Australia 1300 131 340
Tasmania 1800 811 994
Victoria 1800 888 236 (DirectLine)
Western Australia 1800 198 024 (Regional)
(08) 9442 5000 (Metropolitan)

In an emergency, call:

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Kids Helpline 1800 551 800
Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467
Mensline Australia 1300 789 978

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Why take a self-assessment?

Finding out where you are now can be a great first step towards making a change.


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This free tool is designed to motivate, inspire and give you tips when you need them.

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Ready to change?

Thinking about change might mean you’re ready to set some goals. Here’s how.

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Ever wondered how much you really spend on gambling? Try our gambling calculator.

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Recovery stories

Other people’s experiences can inspire you and show you what is possible!

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How to help?

Practical ways to help someone with a gambling problem.

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When you're ready to take charge, we are ready to listen.

When you're ready to take charge, we are ready to listen

For free and confidential support call 1800 858 858.

Feeling the strain of gambling too much?

Feeling the strain of gambling too much?

Find out if gambling is becoming a problem, and acccess 24/7 chat and email support.

Minimising gambling harm in venues

Minimising harm in venues

Venue staff are trained to assist individuals who may be experiencing problem gambling issues to minimise gambling harm.

Get back to the real game

Get back to the real game

Feel like you can’t watch sport without putting a bet on?

Gambling too much?

Help is available

For free and confidential support 24/7, call the Gambling Helpline on 1800 858 858.

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