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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 start betting.

This guide will appeal to everyone from the betting novice to the seasoned punter. The Betfair Punters' Guide contains the following sections:

  1. Welcome to Betfair An introduction to Betfair Australia, explaining how Betfair works and how to find your way around the site.
  2. Opening an accountA step-by-step guide to opening an account, as well as depositing and withdrawing funds.
  3. Backing a selection Everything you need to know about backing a selection on Betfair, with a step-by-step guide and betting example.
  4. Laying a selectionEverything you need to know about laying a selection on Betfair, with a step-by-step guide and betting example.
  5. Trading Betfair has introduced new and exciting ways to bet enabling you to trade in and out of market positions.
  6. The Markets You can bet on a wide range of different markets on Betfair. We take you through some of the main ones.
  7. Telephone betting Placing a bet via telephone is a quick and simple process, and our operators are on hand 24 hours a day.
  8. 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.
  9. In-play betting There have been some truly remarkable betting markets on Betfair, where punters have won at amazing prices.
  10. Responsible Gambling Betfair is committed to endorsing responsible wagering.

For all betting and account queries, email ausinfo@betfair.com or phone the Betfair Helpdesk on 1300 238 324

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