To help you get started, we have put together a quick, easy-to-understand guide that
tells you everything you need to know about Betfair – and, most importantly, how to
This guide will appeal to everyone from the betting novice to the seasoned punter. The Betfair Punters' Guide contains the following sections:
- Welcome to Betfair –
An introduction to Betfair Australia, explaining how Betfair works and how to find your way around the site.
- Opening an account – A step-by-step guide to opening an account, as well as depositing and withdrawing funds.
- Backing a selection –
Everything you need to know about backing a selection on Betfair, with a step-by-step guide and betting example.
- Laying a selection – Everything you need to know about laying a selection on Betfair, with a step-by-step guide and betting example.
- Trading –
Betfair has introduced new and exciting ways to bet enabling you to trade in and out of market positions.
- The Markets –
You can bet on a wide range of different markets on Betfair. We take you through some of the main ones.
- Telephone betting –
Placing a bet via telephone is a quick and simple process, and our operators are on hand 24 hours a day.
- Understanding the terms –
It’s a good idea to get to grips with some of the key betting terms and definitions before you have a punt.
- In-play betting –
There have been some truly remarkable betting markets on Betfair, where punters have won at amazing prices.
- Responsible Gambling –
Betfair is committed to endorsing responsible wagering.