Casino Mate is a Microgaming powered online casino that caters to players from Australia. They are among the best gambling sites for Aussie players interested in playing online pokies, blackjack, roulette, video poker and many other games. Casino Mate can be played online, on smartphones, Android and Mac devices. They hold a gaming license from the jurisdiction of Malta. Although they do accept players from most countries, Casino Mate cannot currently accept those from the United States.
Casino-Mate has over 600 games, including 450+ pokies, progressive jackpots, video poker, blackjack, roulette, baccarat, craps, bingo, keno, scratch cards and others. Casino-Mate has an ever-expanding catalogue of Microgaming pokies and table games available. While the downloadable Casino-Mate suite is the platform with the most games, both the instant-play and mobile platforms have enough selection to keep you entertained for hours. When you have signed up Casino-Mate your account will work across all platforms.
Real Money Pokies
Casino-Mate has over 450 online slots including three reel, five reel, pub, progressive jackpots and megaspin pokies. Microgaming is the best online slots provider on the internet so the selection at Casino-Mate is outstanding.
These include the progressive jackpot pokies such as Major Millions which is linked to to Microgaming’s progressive network, meaning you are playing for huge prize pools that have been built by every casino with the chosen game.
The favourite pokies titles available to play are Mega Moolah, Agent Jane Blonde, Major Millions, Bulls Eye, Break Da Bank, Major Millions, Cash Splash, Mayan Princess, Thunderstruck II, Beach Babes, Bearly Fishing, Avalon II and Bob’s Bowling Bonanza.
Casino-Mate has daily and monthly pokies tournaments which allow you to pit your skills against other players. Daily tournaments include the $1,000 Reloader, where you get multiple attempts to make it to the top position on the leaderboard, the $1000 Extender and the $300 survivor.
Other tournaments include the $10,000 Weekend Whopper which happens every weekend, The Accumulator, which has a prize pool corresponding with entries, and the $25,000 Monthly Monster.
Casino-Mate has an outstanding selection of blackjack, roulette, craps, poker titles, baccarat and more. Each of the casino staples (blackjack, roulette etc) will have multiple versions of the game with high and low limit betting available. Here is a selection of favourites like Atlantic City Blackjack, Classic Blackjack Gold, European Roulette Gold, American Roulette, High Limit Baccarat and Casino War
Online Video Poker
Microgaming has an alluring selection of Video Poker games and Casino-Mate has all of them available in its downloadable suite. Video Poker is a casino game based on five card poker with some of the more common variations including Jacks and Better and Aces and Faces. The games allow you to change the bet limit from as little as 50 cents to as much as $25 per hand. A few of favourite video poker titles at Casino-Mate are Progressive Cyberstud, Aces and Faces Poker, All Aces Poker, Jacks or Better Poker.
Casino Mate offers $1400 Free Sign-up Bonus + 30 Free Spins. You will receive up $1400 in matched deposit bonuses over your first three deposits plus 30 free spins. The standard Casino-Mate deal works over your first four deposits with the first deposit a 100 per cent match bonus up to $100.
- 1st Deposit: 100% up to $400 free. Deposit up to $400 and Casino-Mate will match it dollar for dollar.
- 2nd Deposit: 25% up to $500 free. Deposit $500, get a $125 bonus. Put in $2000, play with $2500 in total.
- 3rd Deposit: 50% up to $500 free. Deposit $600, get a $300 bonus. Put in $1000, receive a total of $1500.
Following these three deposits, players get an unlimited 10% deposit bonus for all future deposits made with Casino-Mate – a reward for your loyalty. Point to remember is that the welcome packages are subject to wagering requirements, whereby the free credits must be played a certain amount of times before you can withdraw the money.
Casino Mate on Mobile
You can play on your smartphone or tablet simply by visiting www.Casino-Mate.com and signing up or by using your existing log-in details. While the mobile platform – which is completely instant-play – does not have as many games as the downloadable PC version there is plenty to keep you entertained while you’re gaming on the go.
There are over 55 slots available at the mobile casino as well as blackjack titles and European Roulette Gold. The layout is easy to navigate and the games are fast-loading and once loaded, easy on the eye. If you need to deposit or withdraw money from your mobile device it is possible with Visa, MasterCard, Neteller, Poli and others available for customers depositing in the AUD currency.
Vegas Partner Lounge Rewards Program
Casino-Mate is a member of the Vegas Partner Lounge group of casinos which means they have an outstanding rewards program. Whenever you play at a member of Vegas Partner Lounge you are awarded loyalty points for their four tiered rewards program. The rewards points are called C-Bucks and can be spent at the casino or redeemed for more casino credits. Every 10 credits wagered you will get at least 1 C-Buck with every 500 C-Bucks you earn worth two casino credits, while 1000 C-Bucks gets you 5 casino credits. As you progress through the tiers of the rewards programs you earn significantly more C bucks as you are rewarded for your loyalty.
Deposits, Withdrawals and Banking Options
Australian customers have plenty of options to deposit money at Casino-Mate including VISA, MasterCard, Poli, Diners Club and Skrill. For those who want to deposit larger amounts or simply don’t have the other options, you can deposit money via a Local Bank transfer. This means Casino-Mate has an Australian bank account which you can transfer money to (A unique identification code is given to you during the deposit process).
Casino-Mate also has e-wallets Neteller and Skrill available to deposit and withdraw money, or if you don’t have the other options available they also accept pre-paid card system uKash which you can buy with cash at certain shops.
Withdrawals with most methods can take up to 48 hours which is standard when transferring money from an online casino.
Casino-Mate uses award-winning software by Microgaming which means all Random Number Generators are audited by eCogra (e-Commerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance). All banking transactions use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption which is the same as banks use for their electronic transactions.
Casino Mate has a 24/7 support staff to answer any of your questions, comments, or concerns. The instant live chat function can be accessed easily through both the casino’s website and their software. If you’d prefer, you may also give them a call using any of the national toll-free numbers listed on their page. If you do not mind waiting a bit longer for an answer, you can also send them an email and get a reply within 24 hours. Casino-Mate also has bilingual support for languages as diverse as English, French, German, Russian and Dutch.
— Casino Mate (@casinomate) August 5, 2013