Finding the Best Australian Betting Sites for Racing

It’s not always easy to find a betting site that suits your needs exactly, but if you know where to look you can generally find one that will check off a lot of the boxes on your wish list. It’s good to search around a little until you find a site you are satisfied with. Looking for the best betting sites for racing can be a little bit tougher than with some other types of betting, as racing is more specialized and less sites focus on it.

What is it that makes a site better or worse for placing bets on races? Here are a few things to check for:

  • Types of racing offered.
  • There are so many varieties of racing that can be bet on. The most popular is horse racing, but there is also Nascar, greyhound racing, formula 1, etc. Some of the best betting sites for racing offer more than just horse racing, but a wider selection of racing options for placing bets.
  • Live betting and live streaming.
  • Both live betting and live streaming can make betting more fun and exciting. They also might have an effect on how you bet. A lot of sites offer these features on at least the bigger races, so check that out to see for sure before you make an account.
  • Reputation of the company

You want to find a company with a good reputation or else you risk losing your money or not being able to collect your winnings. Check for sites that have good rating with users online as well as those which have been around for years.


  • Betfair
  • Ladbrokes
  • Racebets
  • Twinspires
  • Derby Jackpot