New Zealand is a destination for many things, like rugby and beautiful scenery. But can the country become known as a sporting destination as well? The groundwork has certainly been laid for New Zealand to become one of the destinations that are synonymous with fun, but could it ever live up to the likes of Las Vegas or Macau in terms of fame and appeal?
In terms of the laws in New Zealand, there are definitely some things that have interfered with the country’s potential in this respect. Chief among those issues is the fact that there are very few locations operating in the country, with the Gambling Act 2003 designed to control the growth of gaming, arguably with an intent to ensure there isn’t an establishment on every street corner like you would see in Las Vegas.
There is also an interesting situation that has developed with sports speculation in