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History of Gaming in Western Australia

Gambling has been part of Western Australian society since the commencement of colonialisation. The foundations for modern gaming legislation can be found in the amendments to the Western Australian Police Act made in 1892, which first made mention to permitted gaming and offences relating to participating or betting in illegal games.

detailed history of Western Australian gaming legislation is available here.

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