Betting Man has reviewed CrownBet giving a detailed account of what they have to offer punters in regards key products and services which will enhance your punting experience, key areas are listed below.
CrownBet Bonus Bets and Sign Up Deals
CrownBet are the biggest Australian owned sports betting site due to the influx of foreign takeovers within the industry and they have made vast strides in recent months with an ever increasing television marketing campaign and big sponsorship deals across both sports and racing avenues.
CrownBet have gone through several changes since their inception and as recently as December 2017 they have once again changed hands with the founder Mathew Tripp buying out Crown Resorts in a bid to make CrownBet Australia's premium online betting site.
It won't be long before CrownBet will be challenging the more established betting sites for top spot here in Australia.
after only four years they have already found themselves chomping at the heels of the top three betting sites.
CrownBet are focused on giving the punter more for their money and are always looking for ways to promote themselves with fresh new bonus features.
More live streaming options and free competitions are just some of the latest improvements that CrownBet have implemented.
In recent times CrownBet have offered punters competitions that rival the biggest in the industry covering both sports and racing making them the leader in this area taking over from Sportsbet who held the mantle for so long.
CrownBet Review - Betting Man Opinion
When CrownBet joined the scene I wasn't overly impressed but over the past 18 months they have really pushed their brand to another level with many new additions to their ever improving website.
The software has had a much needed overall and the face lift made a huge difference in it's aesthetic appearance giving it a more user friendly look and feel.
CrownBet have really put a lot of focus into finding out what the punter actually wants and so far it's working for me.
The CrownBet mobile app is one of the best around, it looks great and it's design and setup is the best I have come across.
Due to the different set up CrownBet have adopted within their betting app it does take a little longer to get used to than most other apps but once you learn the ins and outs you will start to appreciate it even more.
CrownBet now offer exclusive benefits to their punters including live AFL, you can watch every game through CrownBet's AFL Live Vision.
CrownBet in recent times have offered up some of the biggest tipping competitions in the industry including King Of The Carnival which was a big hit with punters.
They offer AFL and NRL tipping with huge weekly cash prizes along with the big season's end prize.
Due to Crownbet's partnership with the AFL their tipping competition is run in conjunction with the AFL's own tipping competition which is already a well established AFL tipping avenue for punters.
Promotions are always at the forefront with CrownBet, they match anyone in the industry in this area and they are not one to sit back on their laurels developing fresh new promotions along the way.
CrownBet cover all the main sporting markets across Australia along with an in depth portfolio of over seas markets, racing specials covering all three codes including bet refunds and money back specials are a daily occurrence.
CrownBet have put a lot of work into their new blog The Call with various podcasts for both the racing and sporting markets respectively.
CrownBet are also one of the sports betting sites that offer punters their very own ATM debit card to withdraw your winnings on the spot.
These are great for punters who love to have a flutter on a Saturday afternoon down at the local watering hole, punters can use the ATM cards just like your bank ATM cards.
You will have no issues regarding customer service with Live Chat, email and a helpful FAQ section for all the usual questions regarding member accounts and betting information.
The CrownBet staff are friendly and knowledgeable about their website and are always happy to help.
CrownBet Key Features
CrowBet Live Streaming
Whether you’re watching and betting on racing, the world’s best basketball players going toe-to-toe or the AFL, don’t miss a moment of CrownBet’s around-the-clock Live Vision wherever you are.
Watch major sports and racing events live, and take advantage of the competitive odds and promotions by betting on a wide range of markets.
CrownBet has partnered with Racing Victoria to stream Victorian metropolitan and provincial thoroughbred races live to its members along with racing from South Australia.
Simply login with your CrownBet username and password to enjoy the action!
As the official wagering partner of the AFL, and the only wagering partner to offer AFL Live Vision, you’ll never miss a minute of action with CrownBet, wherever you are.
Enjoy watching and betting on NBL Basketball with CrownBet’s live streaming as some of Australia’s best go toe-to-toe.
Be a part of the action with superior betting markets and daily promotions on offer.
Enjoy watching live and betting on major tennis tournaments including the ATP 1000 Series and WTA International and more with CrownBet.
Take advantage of the competitive odds and promotions by betting on a wide range of markets.
Whether it’s La Liga, the English League Cup, or French Ligue 1 and more, watch live and bet on major international soccer events with CrownBet.
Take advantage of the competitive odds and promotions by betting on a wide range of markets.
CrownBet ATM Card
The CrownBet Card is a Prepaid Visa card that allows you to transfer funds from your CrownBet wagering account to your card.
You can access your funds instantly at any ATM, Visa payWave or Eftpos terminal where prepaid cards are accepted (subject to merchant discretion).
Before use, the card must be activated.
CrownBet ATM Card FAQ's
Crownbet ATM Card FAQ's
How Do I Qualify for The CrownBet Card?
Your ID must be verified You are a resident of Australia You agree to the CrownBet Card Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Financial Services Guide
How Do I Apply For The CrownBet Card?
You can apply for a CrownBet Card by selecting the CrownBet Card tab through the 'My Account' tab on the website or by calling 13 CROWNBET and speaking to one of our customer service representatives. You must be logged into your CrownBet account to apply for the card.
How Long Will It Take to Receive My CrownBet Card?
How Do I Activate My CrownBet Card?
When you receive your CrownBet Card in the mail, your welcome letter will include a unique Card Activation Code. To activate your card: Login into your CrownBet account on the CrownBet website Go to 'My Account' and select CrownBet Card Enter your Card Activation Code and click the 'Activate' button. Your card is now active and ready to use.
How Does My Card Work?
After you have activated your card you can transfer funds from your CrownBet account, then use them to withdraw at any ATM or make purchases at any Visa payWave or Efpos terminal where Visa Prepaid cards are accepted (subject to merchant discretion).
How Do I Transfer funds From My CrownBet Account To My CrownBet Card?
To transfer funds to your card: Login to your CrownBet account on the CrownBet website. Go to 'My Account' and select CrownBet Card Select 'Transfer to Card' Enter the transfer amount and click 'Transfer'
Can I Change The PIN On My CrownBet Card?
NO, the PIN cannot be changed. If you forget your pin you can retrieve it. Before requesting to reveal your PIN, please ensure you have checked and confirmed your registered email in your CrownBet account. Refer to the CrownBet Card PDS for further details or visit https://pin.emerchants.com.au
How Long To Transfer Between my CrownBet Account and CrownBet Card?
If you have a withdrawable balance (funds) in your CrownBet account, the transfer from your account to your card will happen immediately.
What If My CrownBet Card Has Been Lost or Stolen?
If your CrownBet Card has been lost or stolen you can cancel your card so it cannot be used. To cancel your card online: Login to your CrownBet account on the CrownBet website Go to 'My Account' and select CrownBet Card Select 'Card Options' followed by 'Lost or Stolen card' Follow the cancellation steps to cancel your card If you have available funds on your CrownBet Card, they must be transferred back to your CrownBet wagering account before you can cancel your card. You also have the option to replace your card and a $10 replacement fee will apply.. Note that regular ATM, and cash out fees do apply, EFTPOS purchases are free (refer to PDS for more details).
Can I Replace a Lost or Stolen Card?
YYes, you can replace a lost or stolen card. Simply follow the steps above. Please note a $10 replacement card fee will be deducted from your CrownBet account.
CrownBet Cash Out
No one likes being pipped at the post, or having that 6 leg multi falling agonisingly short in the last quarter, but now you have control over your bet and can cash out for a guaranteed return!
Check your betting statement ‘Cash Out’ eligible bets.
Get there quickly by -
Selecting ‘My Account’ at the top of the navigation menu on the right.
Select ‘Betting Statement’ on the left.
Select ‘Pending’ to view your ‘Cash Out’ information.
Select the ‘Cash Out’ button if you’re happy with the amount and want to get out of your bet.
Select ‘Confirm’ and you have successfully ‘Cashed Out’.
CrownBet Cash Out FAQ's
Crownbet Cash Out FAQ's
What bets are eligible for Cash Out?
Cash Out is available on selected sport and racing singles and fixed odds multi’s.
Which markets is Cash Out not available on?
Cash Out is not available on Exotics, Handicaps and Novelty bets.
How do I Cash Out?
Login to your CrownBet account and click into the Betting Statement to view Cash Out eligible bets Click Pending to view Cash Out information & payout amount Select the Cash Out button Select Confirm to finalise your Cash Out
Can I use Bonus Bet and receive a Cash Out offer?
Unfortunately bets placed using Bonus Bets do not have Cash Out available.
Can I use CrownBet Reward points and receive a Cash Out offer?
Unfortunately bets placed using CrownBet Rewards points do not have Cash Out available.
Why is my Cash Out offer amount less than my original stake?
Your Cash Out offer is calculated by a number of factors including amount staked, odds at the time the bet was placed and current price at the time of Cash Out. The Cash Out amount offered will fluctuate as the odds of your Bet increase and decrease.
CrownBet Bet Boost
CrownBet also followed suit and brought out their option for punter Bet Boost.
Boost your odds an unlimited number of times each day using your CrownBet Rewards Points.
The CrownBet Rewards Points required for a Bet Boost will depend on your stake and the amount that you boost the odds.
CrownBet Bet Boost FAQ's
Crownbet Bet Boost FAQ's
What is Bet Boost?
Bet Boost allows you to enhance your odds for free on single fixed odds win bets on thoroughbred, greyhound and harness racing.
How do I place a bet with a Bet Boost?
To place a bet using Bet Boost, simply select the Bet Boost icon in the bet slip before confirming your bet.
How many times can I use Bet Boost per day?
Customers generally only receive one Bet Boost to use per day, however we may run special promotions where you receive multiple Bet Boosts per day or for a special event.
How is Bet Boost different to Rewards Boost?
The new Bet Boost allows you to enhance your odds for free a limited number of times per day. With Rewards Boost, you can enhance your odds an unlimited number of times using your Rewards Points, provided you have sufficient Rewards Points in your account.
What happens if my selected runner is scratched, or the event is abandoned?
If your selected runner is scratched or the event is abandoned, unfortunately your Bet Boost will not be returned. Standard deductions will apply to your enhanced odds for any bet you have placed using Bet Boost in the event other runners are scratched.
What if my selected runner is first past the post and loses the race on protest?
If you use a Bet Boost on a runner that is first past the post, you will still be eligible for a Protest Payout at the enhanced odds you received, subject to the standard Protest Payout rules.
Can I use bonus bets when using Bet Boost?
No. Only real money bets can be placed when using Bet Boost.
Do any other rules apply?
Please refer to the CrownBet Racing Rules for further details.
Reward yourself with CrownBet Rewards.
From exclusive prize pools and competitions to acclaimed restaurants, award-winning hotels and world-class casino gaming at Crown.
Discover CrownBet Rewards and reward yourself like never before.
CrownBet Rewards FAQ's
Crownbet Rewards FAQ's
What is CrownBet Rewards?
CrownBet Rewards allows you to earn and redeem and receive unique benefits and privileges with CrownBet, Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth. Becoming a CrownBet Rewards member gives you the ability to earn CrownBet Rewards Points. You can use your CrownBet Rewards Points to redeem for a range of benefits including AFL experiences3, Crown Gift Cards,11 and throughout participating venues at Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth.5 To be a CrownBet Rewards member, simply sign up via the 'My Rewards' page today.
What is Crown Rewards?
Crown Rewards is Crown's loyalty programme that recognises and rewards you with Points across Crown Melbourne an Crown Perth. You can be rewarded with Points throughout the Casino, at Crown’s award-winning hotels, world-class restaurants and retail precinct. Just present your Crown Rewards card at participating outlets. For further information about Crown Rewards and Rules, visit the Crown Rewards website at Melbourne or Perth.
How can I be part of CrownBet Rewards?
If you don't have a CrownBet Rewards membership you can become a member via the 'My Reward' page. By opening a CrownBet Rewards membership, you will automatically open a Crown Rewards membership. If you already hold a Crown Rewards membership, you can link your membership to CrownBet Rewards via the 'My Rewards' page. Once you have opened your Rewards membership, you'll start earning Points for activity straight away. To be eligible to participate in CrownBet Rewards, your ID must be verified by CrownBet.
Do I need to have a CrownBet wagering account to join CrownBet Rewards?
No. You can open a CrownBet Rewards membership without opening a wagering account with CrownBet. You can sign up to CrownBet Rewards without opening a wagering account via the 'My Rewards' page. If you wish to open a wagering account in conjunction with you CrownBet Rewards membership, you can do so via the 'My Rewards' page on the CrownBet website.
How do I link my account if I’m already a CrownBet member?
Login and link your account to a Crown Rewards membership1 via ‘My Rewards’ on crownbet.com.au to start being rewarded. If you don’t have a Crown Rewards account you can become a member online with CrownBet.
Do I need a CrownBet and Crown Rewards account to be part of CrownBet Rewards?
Yes, to be a part of CrownBet Rewards, you need both a CrownBet Rewards membership and a Crown Rewards membership. If you don't already have a Crown Rewards membership, this will be opened for you automatically when you sign up for a CrownBet Rewards membership. If you already have a Crown Rewards membership, you can link your memberships at crownbet.com.au/rewards.
Do I still need to join if I am already a CrownBet member?
Yes. To take advantage of CrownBet Rewards and start earning Points you need to link your CrownBet account with a Crown Rewards membership. If you do not have an existing Crown Rewards membership you can become a member online with CrownBet.
What do I do if I forget my Crown Membership number?
You need your Crown Rewards membership number to link your accounts. Please contact Crown Rewards by either phoning +61 3 9292 7222 or visit a Crown Rewards information desk at Crown Melbourne or Crown Perth.
What if I don’t have Crown Rewards Membership?
If you don’t have a Crown Rewards Membership, you can become a member via the ‘My Rewards’ page on the CrownBet website. Then you need to link your accounts to be part of CrownBet Rewards.
You can earn Points with CrownBet by participating in our free competitions and prize pools, exclusive to Rewards members.
You can also earn Points with Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth, throughout the Casino, at Crown’s award-winning hotels.
World-class restaurants and retail precinct. Just present your Crown Rewards card at participating outlets.
CrownBet Rewards Earning Points FAQ's
Crownbet Rewards Earning Points FAQ's
How do I earn Points?
You can earn Points with Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth, throughout the Casino, at Crown's award-winning hotels, world-class restaurants, and retail precinct.4 To earn Points at Crown, simply present your Crown Rewards card at participating outlets. You can also earn Points through the competitions and promotions exclusive to CrownBet Rewards members. If you have a CrownBet Account, you can also earn CrownBet Rewards Points for your activity with CrownBet.
How many Points do I earn?
Please visit https://crownbet.com.au/rewards/earning-points for a rundown of Points you can earn at CrownBet Rewards. For information around Crown Rewards, visit the Crown Rewards website at Melbourne or Perth.
How long will it be before my Points are credited to my account?
Your Points balance will be updated within a few minutes of any earn activity. During busy periods there may be a delay in Points being credited and it could take 24-48 hours for your Points balance to be updated.
Do my Points expire?
Yes, if your account does not register at least one transaction (earned or redeemed) for any continuous period of six months, with either CrownBet or Crown Rewards.
How do I check my Points balance?
Your Points balance will appear under My Rewards. The same Points balance will also appear on the Crown Rewards website, Member Hub, App and on a VIK machine at Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth.
Are there any restrictions on earning Points with CrownBet?
CrownBet wagering account holders can earn points for wagering activity. There are some restrictions on earning points for wagering activity, as outlined in the Terms and Conditions.
Can I retrospectively claim Points?
No, Points for previous bets placed cannot be retrospectively claimed.
Can I transfer my Points to another account?
No, Points cannot be transferred to another account.
I have earned Points however, I cannot see them online with CrownBet?
If you have earned Points with Crown and/or CrownBet and they are not displaying online with CrownBet, please contact CrownBet Customer Service.
You can redeem instantly with CrownBet Rewards.
If you want to treat yourself, you can spend a night at Crown with friends, or alternatively you can redeem your Points for a range of match-day AFL experiences and more.
CrownBet Rewards Redeeming Points FAQ's
Crownbet Rewards Redeeming Points FAQ's
What can I redeem for?
You can redeem your Points at Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth throughout the Casino, at Crown's hotels, restaurants and retail precinct. You can also redeem your points online at CrownBet Rewards for AFL and NRL merchandise and experiences, Crown Gift Cards, entertainment subscriptions, memorabilia and more. If you have a CrownBet wagering account, you can also redeem points you earn for your wagering activity online with CrownBet Rewards.
How do I redeem?
ou can redeem with CrownBet by visiting the CrownBet Rewards website. You can also redeem Points at Crown by presenting your Crown Rewards card at participating outlets.
What if I don't have enough Points to redeem?
ou need to have the full amount of Points to redeem any store item online at CrownBet. At Crown you can choose to use a combination of Points plus Pay if you do not have enough Points to redeem the total amount (minimum redemptions apply on certain redemptions).
Can I redeem Status Credits?
No, Status Credits are used for tier purposes only and cannot be redeemed.
Can I use my Crown Perth Points to redeem on CrownBet website?
No, you must transfer your Points to Crown Melbourne before you can use them on the CrownBet website.
How do I transfer my Points between CrownBet/Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth?
You can transfer your Points between CrownBet/Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth by clicking on the Transfer button below where your Points are displayed. Please note: you must transfer all of your Points. Partial transfers are not allowed.
Bank Transfer, BPay, Credit/Debit Card, Skrill, PayPal, POLi
CrownBet ATM Card, Bank transfer, Skrill, Paypal, Credit/Debit Card
$0.50 online bets, telephone betting minimum $50 for racing, $20 for sports
Email, Phone, FAQ Section, Live Chat
Apple and Android devices
Leave Your CrownBet Review
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I have no trouble in recommending Crownbet these days as they are probably now in the top four sports betting sites in Australia.
They offer good member benefits and exclusive products which is always a plus along with very competitive bonus bets and promotions.
CrownBet from time to time will offer up some great free competitions in which punters can win big prizes.
Their mobile app has improved out of sight and is now one of the best on the market. All round CrownBet are very solid.
CrownBet are one of the only two current online betting sites to offer punters their very own rewards scheme which is a big plus.
Live Streaming, ATM Card, Cash Out, Bet Boost, Rewards Scheme, Competitions