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Documentary Screening: Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation

Story posted: October 9th 2017

Documentary Screening: Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation

Hobart City Mission will be hosting a public screening of the documentary “Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation” tomorrow, October 10th.

They’ve been called “electronic morphine” and “the crack cocaine of gambling”. Ever wondered what makes Pokies so addictive? The powerful documentary “Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation” takes you inside the machine to find out. In this groundbreaking exposé, industry insiders break the silence around this highly secretive industry to explain how Pokies are rigged to keep you hooked.

The documentary screening will be followed by a Q&A with Tim Costello (World Vision Chief Advocate) John Stubley (Hobart City Mission CEO) & Meg Webb (Manager Social Action & Research Centre, Anglicare Tasmania).

Where: Don Bosco Creative Arts Centre, GYC Glenorchy, Mill Lane
When: Tuesday 10th October @ 5.45pm for a 6.30pm start

Refreshments will be available for purchase. Gold coin entry. Spots are limited. Book your seat online here:

View the trailer for the documentary here:
Sign the Community Voice on Pokies Reform letter to the Premier here:

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