As a fully-integrated integrated gambling and entertainment company, TAB is a rarity in the betting industry, and has a long tradition of being involved in Australian racing and sport. Possibly the nation’s most recognisable betting brand, TAB operates in social venues and racetracks across Victoria, New South Wales and ACT, operates two popular totes and provides a top quality mobile app and website for domestic punters.
Best features at TAB include:
TAB is famous for their racing association and their TAB Racing product is the centrepiece of their betting service. They offer an in-depth level of content, including Sky Racing footage of every race. TAB customers can bet through the NSW TAB or VIC Totes on most races and TAB also carries a comprehensive range of fixed odds markets.
With TAB Sports, punters have everything they need to bet in their favourite sports markets. TAB provides hundreds of sports markets for every event. The TAB NRL and AFL coverage is excellent and they also offer markets on overseas sports like NFL, NBA and the English Premier League. The TAB Sports Blog is a useful betting resource that keeps punters updated with form and betting insights for every sports event.
The TAB Mobile app is one of the most effective in the Australian industry. It runs smoothly, and provides access to all the main TAB features, such as shortcut keys, floating video for racing and sports streaming, as well as the latest in advanced security with Touch ID, which makes it easy to log in and bet quickly. The TAB App works with Apple and Android devices and you can use the TAB website through any mobile browser.
TAB Multiplier is an enhanced odds tool that enables punters to increase the return of one bet each day. The Multiplier feature is applicable to a wide range of racing and sports markets, such as Pari-Mutuel racing, fixed odds racing and multi bets, though it isn’t yet useable with sports singles, Footy TAB, Cash Out, Mystery Bets or System Bets.
The TAB Rewards program gives TAB members the chance to earn points with every bet they make, as well as having access to exclusive TAB privileges. TAB Rewards Loyalty customers can use their TAB card to accumulate rewards points at any NSW TAB outlet, including licensed venues, agencies and racetrack facilities. TAB Rewards customers will also earn points for online transactions, and via terminals in TAB agencies, pubs and clubs.
Sky Racing and Sky Sports Radio are experts in the field of racing and sports analysis and show over 120,000 races every year. A satellite TV pioneer, Sky offers its programs through cable, online and mobile devices, and footage can be accessed through the TAB site or app.
Punters benefit from TAB bonus bets as soon as they open a TAB account and can also pick up bonus bets with weekly betting promotions and through the TAB Rewards program.
TAB Betting Products
TAB Tote Pools
When you bet through TAB, you gain access to the NSW TAB and VIC TAB tote betting pools. Each race has its own tote pool which pays out on all wins and exotic bets. The totes are operated by TAB and offer TAB punters competitive odds.
Earn reward points with each bet you make through TAB. TAB Rewards allows you to build up points that can be redeemed for a range of products, including TAB bonus bets.
TAB Bonus Bets TAB customers can profit from a number of bonus bets. TAB bonus bets can be claimed as soon as you set up a new account and pay in your first deposit, and also through weekly betting promotions and the TAB Rewards program. Every bonus bets promotion comes with its own terms and conditions, but one of the advantages of TAB bonus bets is that they don’t include any wagering requirements on the winnings you gain while using them.
The TAB App works with Android and Apple devices and is available as soon as you open an account. It can be downloaded easily and works in the same way as the TAB website, giving TAB customers access to all of the main TAB site features.
The TAB Touch website is a mobile version of the TAB app which can be used with any mobile browser. The TAB Touch App and website give access to a number of useful betting tools.
Another bonus for TAB customers is access to Sky Racing’s video and radio content. You can see every horse, greyhound and harness race as well as Sky’s editorial programming through the web or TAB app. Sky Racing betting tips and form guide for all races can also be viewed by TAB customers.
TAB Racing punters also have access to the NSW and VIC tote betting pools, and can view speed maps for every race as well as the detailed Sky Racing form guide. If you like to bet on Quaddies, you can also bet on Early Quaddies at each race meeting through TAB, and all Australian horse races are live through the web, TAB mobile app and TAB Racing Radio.
TAB Sports offer markets on pretty much every sport you can think of. As well as covering all of the most popular sports markets, TAB Sports has a good depth of specialist markets on each event. The TAB Sports Blog includes detailed form and stats analysis for all major sports markets and the TAB fixed odds markets on NRL and AFL are competitive.
TAB Multiplier makes it possible for punters to increase the return of one bet every day. You can decide how and when to apply your Multiplier, and it can be used in every type of racing bet including Fixed Odds, Win and Place, Tote Win and Place and Exotics Racing. You can also apply the Multiplier to multi bets in racing and sports markets. Punters can only use one Multiplier each day and all unused Multipliers become invalid at midnight AEST.
TAB Bonus Bets
TAB provides a good range of bonus bets and rewards for customers. You can claim bonus bets when you set up an account and make your first deposit or through one of their many promotions. Bonus bets are added to accounts within five minutes of claiming them, while Account Top-Up bonuses are processed within three working days, although will usually be handled more quickly. When you win money with a Bonus Bet, you will get the profit portion of the bet but the bonus bet stake will not be returned, but unlike some bookmakers, TAB does not attach any wagering requirements to their Bonus Bets.
With TAB Rewards, every bet you make through them counts. Whether you enjoy betting on sport or racing, TAB Rewards makes it possible to pick up points that can be redeemed for a variety of rewards. You can earn points at any NSW TAB by swiping your card when you make a bet whenever you wager with account through TAB.com.au or the TAB app. With the TAB Rewards program, you will be able to pick up a number of exclusive privileges, such as tickets, racing hospitality, and bonus bets.
TAB Mobile Betting App
You can bet through TAB on Horse Racing, AFL, NRL, NBA and a number of other sports with your mobile via the TAB App. The TAB App makes it easy to bet live, check the latest results, or cash in your winnings. The app includes 3D touch functionality for iPhone 6 models and above, providing access to shortcuts; floating video for live streaming – making it possible to watch sport and bet at the same time - and Touch ID, which enables quick, easy betting.
Back in 2013, TAB launched the new TAB Touch, which was conceived as the home of racing and sports betting. It offers an enormous quantity of information on TAB racing and sporting events, such as details of live dividends, live racing radio and sky vision, results, scratchings, form and the latest tips. Accessible through any mobile browser, TAB Touch features a handy left hand product menu that makes site navigation easier. The TAB Touch app and mobile site also bring you access to a variety of betting and keno products every day.
Another bonus with the TAB Mobile app is that it makes it possible to stream races direct to your mobile through Sky Racing, which is owned by TAB. All you have to do is set up a TAB account and begin betting and you will be able to watch live Sky Racing on your mobile.
TAB Horse Racing
TAB Racing gives punters one of the best racing betting products available. Through TAB, you can bet into the NSW TAB or VIC TAB Totes or on fixed odds markets. TAB also makes it possible to stream a variety of racing content that is not available elsewhere.
With TAB Tote Pools, all of the money wagered is placed into a pool for each bet type on each race. After the relevant deductions have been made, the pool of money is shared out amongst those who picked the winners. TAB sets up discrete pools for each bet type in each race. For example, at a Perth Race meeting, all races will have separate betting pools for Win, Place, Quinella, and Trifecta. In the SuperTAB and WA TAB novelty bet pools, commission is taken out at a flat rate from the pool, and with non-SuperTAB meetings within WA, TAB Win and Place dividends are worked out using the losing bets method, under which Win and Place commission is taken out only from the losing bets pool.
With TAB Speed Maps, you can see at a glance how the TAB expert analysts predict each race will unfold. The Speed Maps tool takes the form of a handy graph that will give you valuable insight into the early pace for any horse or dog race.
TAB punters can also bet on Early Quaddies. These are similar to normal Quaddie bets, but are based around the earlier races at chosen meetings across all codes.
For those who make a point of checking out the best advice before betting, TAB offer betting tips on every horse, greyhound and harness race in Australia. Their site will usually showcase one tipster providing tips based on form, while others will offer tips drawn from TAB SkyForm Ratings, time ratings, distance and class, producing a wealth of expert advice.
With the new Sky Racing Media Centre, TAB punters can enjoy enhanced racing content. This service offers access to all the popular Sky programs, together with improvements including Enhanced LIVE racing vision. With the Sky Racing Media Centre, horse racing fans can watch programs such as In The Gig, The Catching Pen, Racing Round the World, John Tapp’s Inside Racing, The Punting Club, and Off The Beaten Track, as well as race replays, the latest news, and editorials from TAB Sky Racing’s roster of stars and experts. All you need to do to see this content is to register for a TAB internet account.
Racing Audio and Video replays can be found through the Sky Racing website when you select the Sky Racing Media Centre button on the TAB site and app. In addition, the Racing Radio Audio Archive, which contains the last twelve months’ worth of audio content, can be opened by selecting the ‘Older Results’ option on the ‘Results’ pages.
TAB racing punters can benefit from access to the SkyForm Form Guide, which provides a comprehensive overview of all meetings held on a particular day, divided by code. The guide includes top tips, SkyForm Runner Summary Tables, weather details and track condition data. The SkyForm Runner Summary Table also gives punters a handy overview of the next race and a form summary covering each runner.
You can also ensure that you stay up to date with the latest TAB racing results via the website or app. The TAB results include every race meeting in Australia, and will provide details of scratchings, pool totals, deductions, first four placings, dividends, substitutes, and final tote price across the whole field in NSW and VIC races going back over 12 months.
TAB Sports offers sports betting punters a wide selection of markets to bet on, including the most popular NRL, AFL and soccer markets. Not only do they offer the traditional betting options such as head to head and margin bets, but they also bring punters an impressive depth of specialist markets on every game, while the TAB Sports blog includes vital team information and form guides, providing sports punters with all they need to bet.
In Play Betting is popular with Australian punters, and with TAB Sports Betting, you can bet live in play on all the main leagues, including NBA, NFL, NRL and AFL. You can bet as the game is in play by contacting the friendly TAB live betting team or having them call you by choosing the live betting icon on the website or TAB app.
The TAB Streaming option makes it possible for customers to stream a full range of sports from around the world via the app or website, and the Live Stats and Score service enables you to stay up to date with live scores and key stats in all ongoing sports games, including tennis, soccer, NBA, NRL and AFL. The TAB live stats service also brings punters form analysis on every game you might want to bet on.
With TAB Multiplier, punters can boost the returns of one bet per day. The Multiplier can be applied to a range of bets including Fixed Odds Win and Place Racing, Tote Win and Place Racing and Exotics Racing. The Multiplier is also available with multi bets.
For punters who like to bet on the NRL, the TAB NRL coverage is solid. They offer hundreds of markets for every game through their TAB NRL pages, and the TAB NRL form and stats section provides in-depth analysis each week throughout the NRL season. TAB also has a good service for AFL punters, with a complete range of markets and stats.
With TAB Sports results service, punters can easily stay informed. The service features all of the latest TAB sports results in every betting market, and can be opened through the website, mobile app or TAB Touch. It’s also important to know that punters don’t need to log into their TAB account to view the latest TAB Sports results.
TAB also makes it simple to place multi bets with the TAB Bet Builder. The new, improved TAB Bet Builder is easy to use and can create multiple bets and exotics. Each time you choose a bet, it’s automatically added to the Bet Builder, so your Fixed Odds selections can easily be brought together into a Multi bet.