Online Betting Guide

The Most Knowledgeable Sports Betting Community in the World

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The OLBG Story

Established in 2002, Online Betting Guide began as a guide to the best betting sites and latest offers with information to help sports bettors place bets online.

Australian Sports Bettors Welcome

OLBG was established in the UK in 2002 to provide a guide to UK betting sites and build a strong community of knowledgeable sports bettors but provides content for sports bettors throughout the World, being particularly popular in the US, Canada, Australia and Ireland

Australian sports bettors have always been welcome at OLBG and make up a good part of our amazing community. All prize money available on is also available to Australian citizens and can be withdrawn via Paypal or Skrill. 

We do list the prize money in £ sterling but naturally it can be converted to Australian Dollars via the withdrawal method of your choice. 

Aussie sports are covered with specific tipster competitions for AFL betting tips and Australian Racing. 

Australian Horse Racing tips of course count towards the overall Horse Racing and Horse Racing NAP tipster competitions. 

Australian Football is available to tip on with tips taken on the A-League, FFA Cup, Victoria Premier League and the New South Wales (NSW) Premier League. All these betting tips contribute to various overall football tipster competitions. 

Please join us and help to grow the fantastic betting tips available for the Australian Sports and Leagues which we cover. 

OLBG has grown to cover more than 20 sports, hundreds of leagues and thousands of events. 

OLBG runs the largest and most advanced tipping competition in the World. Significantly OLBG has grown and retained the best tipsters of any sports betting community. 

500,000 online sports bettors
76,953 tipsters competition prizes
AUD$1.68m of prizes shared

Over online sports bettors have joined OLBG. tipster competition prizes have been won, with of prizes shared. 

Many members have made great friends, whether that friendship has remained online or through meeting up at the many offline events OLBG has arranged.

Australian Bookies

Sports bettors do need Australian online bookmakers  to bet with so with our users help we have built some great content to help people to choose the online betting sites or Australian betting apps which are best for them. 

Australian free bets and sign up offers are no longer promoted but there are far better reasons to choose which online bookmaker you bet with anyway. Take a look through our guides to understand the differences and choose your new betting site. 

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Betting strategy is also a huge topic of discussion on the site with some members writing some fantastic articles and sharing them through the OLBG blogs section. 

We try to keep member content at the heart of all we do. As you explore the site you will see that whether it is in the strategy guides, the bookmaker reviews or the betting school lessons, our members knowledge and experiences are shared to help you to improve your knowledge and enjoyment of online betting. 

More recently, OLBG has expanded to also begin providing betting guides for casino. The legal situation with regards Australian casinos isn't straight forward so take a look at our guides to learn more. 

Best Betting Sites Australia

All the information you need to help you to choose your next online betting site.

User Reviews

Online bookmakers listed in order of rating from user reviews

Trusted and Responsible

We only list licensed, regulated and trusted Australian online sports betting sites.

4.7 / 5

3 Ratings

Bet on all your favourite sports with a trusted Aussie Bookmaker Bet local. Bet with Tex. Always Remember. Gamble Responsibly.

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  • 100% Australian Owned and Operated
  • Extensive Racing Futures
  • Dedication to the most Popular Sports
Read Texbet Review

4.7 / 5

3 Ratings

Picklebet is a Brisbane based Australian Esports site! We give you access to the latest Esports tournaments around the world and spanning all the popular games

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  • eSports Betting Focus alongside Sports Betting
  • Created and Operated by eSports Fans
  • Australian site Based in Brisbane.
Read Picklebet Review

4.5 / 5

21 Ratings

The worlds biggest online bookmaker has so much to offer the punter. Top rated by OLBG users for years

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  • More Sports and Markets
  • Super Laden Features for Registered Users
  • Best Horse Racing Bookmaker
Read Bet365 Review

4.2 / 5

17 Ratings

The best Live Streaming Bookie! - Unibet are all about taking the really good things from online gambling and making them better. Low Minimum deposit and on site stats!

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  • Unibet Expert Edge: Key stats and betting data on H2H match ups
  • Unibet TV: Live streaming service covering a wide range of sports
Read Unibet Review

4.0 / 5

16 Ratings

No frills, no fuss simple online betting solution. 100% Aussie owned with a fantastic range of markets. If you already know what you want to bet on, BlueBet will probably suit you.

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  • 100% Australian Owned and Operated
  • Low Minimum Deposits
  • Very Good Racing Fixed Odds
Read BlueBet Review
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