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Problem gambling signs - video transcript

Watch the Responsible Service of gambling - Signs of problem gambling video to learn more about identifying problem gambling.

[Animation]

The scene is in the pokies room of a gaming venue. Kylie appears on screen.

[Narrator]

This is Kylie. She's been bitten - bitten by the gambling bug.

[Animation]

Bugs fly around Kylie. When one lands on her she whacks it.

[Narrator]

She's been at the club all day, gambling on the pokies, the TAB and the odd bit of KENO...oh, and her phone.

[Animation]

Kylie pulls out her phone and places a bet.

[Narrator]

She's had a steady stream of drinks and hasn't eaten all day. She's been to the ATM a few times, is betting huge amounts, and is saving different pokie machines to play.

[Animation]

Kylie goes over to a gaming machines occupied by another patron and scares him away.

[Narrator]

Kylie is showing a number of different signs of being a problem gambler. She's not happy, and needs to talk to someone.

[Animation]

A gaming venue employee appears with a pamphlet that reads: "Need help?" and offers it to Kylie who smiles.

Watch the Responsible Service of gambling - Signs of problem gambling video.

Contact

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  • Licence and permit enquiries

OLGRlicensing@justice.qld.gov.au

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