With over a decade and a half of experience in the sports betting industry, Bet365 has established their brand to be one of trust and honesty alongside their exceptional odds. A favourite for over 2 million customers in 140 countries, it is no surprise that Bet365 ranks high on our list of recommended online sportsbooks. The variety of sports offered, along with their top-of-the-line live betting structure, makes them a powerhouse sportsbook for Australian punters.
Signing up is straight forward and simple, though you are required to verify your identity by sending a copy of your passport or driver’s license to their verification team. Your account should be verified within 48 hours of submission, and you’ll be ready to make a deposit and start wagering.
Depositing funds at Bet365 is also fairly simple. They have plenty of deposit options including Visa, MasterCard, Neteller, Skrill, Visa Debit and Maestro, iDebit, and PaySafe, to name a few. They also have their very own Bet365 Prepaid Visa card, which is exclusive to Australian gamblers. This card makes deposits and withdrawals convenient and fast for those who are looking for an alternative option than their traditional banking methods.
When making a withdrawal, there are plenty of options available with no withdrawal fees, because who wants to pay large fees to be receive their winnings? Bet365 has great options such as Neteller, Skrill, Visa, MasterCard, Entropay, PayPal and the Bet365 Prepaid Visa mentioned above. The only catch with the Bet365 Visa is that you can only withdraw winnings from your account. For example, if you deposit $100, bet $20 and win $50, you’ll only be able to withdraw the $50 winnings. That’s definitely something to think about before signing up for that specific card.
Their sports betting product is one of the best in the business, they have nearly every sport imaginable, including Aussie favourites: horse racing, Greyhounds, National Rugby League, Rugby Union and Aussie Rules Football. They also have many popular American markets including football, basketball and basketball. For each game or match, they have competitive moneyline, totals and spreads and even live stream some match ups, so you can keep up with the action, right on their easy-to-use betting interface.
Australian horse racing, harness racing and greyhounds are all extremely popular betting markets in Australia and the UK. Bet365 has a great offering of these races from all the popular tracks around the world. There are great Tote betting and Fixed Prices available for all three racing options, along with live, in-game wagers and prop bets available for the races and a built-in live streaming player so you can watch the races unfold.
Though the bonuses available to Australian bettors differ from what they offer other countries, they have some great options available, especially for those looking to bet on horse racing. They offer a Fixed Win Guarantee on all Australian horse racing, which includes all bets placed that are lower than the APN Starting Price, which essentially means you will be paid the Starting Price instead of the lower price.
They also offer Tote betting, where bettors are able to select a Tote Win, Tote Place or more exotic options. For a Tote Win, Bet365 will compare the APN Starting Price to the Totes, and payout whichever total is greater. For Tote Place selections, they will pay out the highest place dividend from all three Totes. For Exotic Totes, you will be paid the middle Tote, plus 5% of your winnings.
Fully compatible with Android and iOS platforms, you can take Bet365 on the go and bet on your favourite sport or horse from just about anywhere. Who wants to be confined to a laptop or desktop computer? Simply head to their mobile site on your mobile browser, and log in using your account information, and you’re ready to start betting on the go.
For those looking to place some in-play wagers, Bet365 is the best choice for Australian punters. Their live betting structure is the best in the market, and have plenty of betting options available for every sport, game or race. They also have live scoring and live streaming located directly in the in-play betting section. It will show all the vital statistics and information you’ll need to make your wagers in real-time.