TAB Review

TAB is one of the worldís few integrated gambling and entertainment companies and has a long history with both Australian racing and sport. As the nationís most recognisable betting brand, TAB has outlets in venues and racetracks throughout Victoria, New South Wales and ACT. It also runs two popular totes and offers a comprehensive mobile app and website bringing competitive odds to domestic punters.

TAB is well known for their racing links and their TAB Racing product is the centrepiece of their betting service. They provide a wide range of markets, as well as Sky Racing for every race. TAB customers are also able to bet in the NSW TAB or NSW VIC Totes on most races.

With TAB Sports, punters can find everything they need to bet on their sport of choice. TAB offer hundreds of sports markets on each fixture. The TAB NRL and AFL betting products are comprehensive and they have good coverage of overseas leagues such as NFL, NBA and the English Premier League. The TAB Sports Blog also enables punters to stay informed with form analysis and useful betting insights across all of the main markets.

The TAB Mobile app is one of the best in the Australian industry. It runs well, and offers access to all the popular TAB features, such as shortcut keys, floating video for racing and sports streaming. It also incorporates state of the art security with Touch ID, enabling punters to log in and make their bets quickly. The TAB App works well with both Apple and Android devices, and you also have the option of using the TAB website through a mobile browser.

TAB Multiplier is an enhanced odds betting product that enables punters to boost the return of one bet every day. The Multiplier feature can be applied to a wide range of racing and sports markets, such as Pari-Mutuel racing, fixed odds racing and multi bets. The feature does not yet apply to sports singles, Footy TAB, Cash Out, Mystery Bets or System Bets.

The TAB Rewards program enables TAB members to gather points with each bet they make, as well as gaining access to TAB privileges. TAB Rewards Loyalty punters are able to use their TAB card to build up rewards points at all NSW TAB outlets, including licensed venues, agencies and racetrack facilities. TAB Rewards customers are also able to earn points on online transactions, and via terminals based at TAB agencies, pubs, clubs and racetracks.

Sky Racing and Sky Sports Radio are racing and sports analysis experts, and offer more than 120,000 races each year. A satellite TV pioneer, Sky broadcasts its programs through cable, online and mobile devices, and punters can view all of these through the TAB site or app.

Punters can pick up TAB bonus bets as soon as they open an account and can also earn bonus bets through regular betting promotions and the generous TAB Rewards program.

Tab Highlights

TAB Tote Pools

Punters who bet through TAB can gain access to the NSW TAB and VIC TAB tote betting pools. Each race has a separate prize pool which pays out for wins and exotic bets. The totes are owned and run by TAB and give TAB punters some of the best odds around.

TAB Rewards

Pick up reward points with every bet you make with TAB. TAB Rewards allows you to earn points that can then be redeemed on a variety of services, including TAB bonus bets.

TAB Bonus Bets

TAB customers can benefit from several types of bonus bet. TAB bonus bets are credited to your account when you set it up and make your first deposit, and also through their weekly betting promotions and the popular TAB Rewards program. All the bonus bets promotion have terms and conditions attached, but one of the advantages of the TAB bonus bets offers is that they donít involve wagering requirements, which is rare in the betting industry.


The TAB App can be downloaded for Android and Apple devices straight after opening an account and works with all devices, including phones or tablets. The App works in the same way as the TAB website, and gives you total access to all the popular TAB features.

TAB Touch

The TAB Touch website is a version of the TAB app for mobile devices that can be used with any mobile browser. The TAB Touch App provides access to a variety of useful tools and is a popular technological innovation with Australian punters.

Sky Racing

Another bonus to being a TAB customer is the facility to enjoy Sky Racing videos and radio content. You can see all TAB races for horse, greyhound and harness racing along with Skyís editorial programming through the web or via the TAB app. Sky Racing betting tips and form guides in all racing and sports betting markets are also viewable for Sky customers.

TAB Racing

When betting on racing with TAB Racing, you can bet into the NSW and VIC tote betting pools, and you can also enjoy access speed maps for each race along with the comprehensive Sky Racing form guide. Quaddie bettors are able to wager on Early Quaddies at all race meetings, and all races are live via the web site, app and TAB Racing Radio.

TAB Sports

TAB Sports provide a comprehensive range of markets covering every sport. As well as providing odds in all of the most popular sports events, TAB Sports also offers hundreds of specialist markets. The TAB Sports Blog brings punters detailed form analysis and key stats for all the main sports markets and the TAB fixed odds markets in both NRL and AFL events are particularly in-depth and competitive.

TAB Multiplier

TAB Multiplier enables punters to increase the returns of one bet every day. You can choose 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. Itís also applicable to multi bets in racing and sports markets. Punters are only able to employ one Multiplier each day and all unused Multipliers turn invalid at midnight AEST.

TAB Bonus Bets

TAB offers a range of bonus bets and rewards to punters. You can earn bonus bets when you set up your account and pay in your initial deposit or via one of their many promotions. Bonus bets are credited to accounts within five minutes of claiming, while Account Top-Up bonuses are usually awarded within three working days, though in most cases less than 24 hours. If you win with a Bonus Bet, you will get back the profit portion of the bet but not the bonus bet stake. Unlike some bookmakers, TAB does not attach any other wagering conditions to its Bonus Bets, although the Bonus Bets cannot be split.

With TAB Rewards, every bet you make with them counts. Whether you enjoy betting on sport or racing, TAB Rewards enables punters to bag points that can then be redeemed for a range of rewards. You can pick points at any NSW TAB by swiping your card at the time you bet, or whenever you bet through or the TAB app. The TAB Rewards program offers access to a number of exclusive privileges, and the points can be redeemed for tickets, racing hospitality and more bonus bets.

TAB Mobile Betting App

You can bet with TAB on Horse Racing, AFL, NRL, NBA and a wide variety of other sports on your mobile device through the TAB App. With the TAB App, you can bet on live events, check the latest results, and cash in your profits. The app provides 3D touch functionality for iPhone 6 models and above, and enables shortcuts and floating video for live streaming, while Touch ID makes it simple and convenient to bet with TAB.

TAB Touch was created in 2013 and envisaged as the home for racing and sports betting. It brings punters a wealth of information on TAB racing and sporting events, such as details of dividends, live racing radio and sky vision, results, scratchings, tips and racing and sports form. TAB Touch works with any mobile browser, and includes useful tools such as a left hand mobile menu that makes it simple to switch between markets and sports. The TAB Touch app and TAB mobile site bring punters an impressive range of betting markets.

Another benefit of the TAB Mobile app is that it enables punters to stream all races straight to their mobiles with Sky Racing. All you need to do is to set up a TAB account and start betting and you will be able to stream live racing direct to your device.

TAB Horse Racing

TAB Racing brings punters one of the most comprehensive racing betting services around. With TAB, you can bet with the NSW TAB or VIC TAB Totes or a variety of fixed odds market. You can also stream live racing content that you wonít find elsewhere.

With the TAB Tote Pools, all the wagered money is put into a pool for each bet type on each race. After the relevant deductions have been made, the pool of money is divided among the winners. TAB sets up separate pools for each bet type on every race. For example, with a Perth Race meeting, every race will have its own pool for Win, Place, Quinella, Trifecta, and all other bet types. With SuperTAB and WA TAB novelty bet pools, commission is taken as a flat deduction, and for non-SuperTAB meetings in WA, the TAB Win and Place dividends are calculated with the losing bets method, under which commission is taken from the losing bets pool.

Thanks to TAB Speed Maps, you can see how the TAB expert analysts think each race will unfold. The Speed Maps feature is an easy-to-read graph that will give you crucial insight into where the early pace is likely to be in any horse or dog race.

TAB punters can also enjoy the chance to bet on Early Quaddies. These are similar to standard Quaddie bets, but based around earlier races at certain meetings.

For those who take care to check out the best tips before putting their money down, TAB provide betting tips for all horse, greyhound and harness races. Their site generally promotes one tipster offering form-based tips, while others will provide tips drawn from TAB SkyForm Ratings, time ratings, distance and class, offering punters a range of expert tipping.

The new Sky Racing Media Centre makes it possible for TAB punters to enjoy enhanced racing content. This service provides access to Skyís popular racing programs, and has been updated with improvements such as Enhanced LIVE racing vision. Through the Sky Racing Media Centre, horse racing fans can watch In The Gig, The Catching Pen, Racing Round the World, John Tappís Inside Racing, The Punting Club, and Off The Beaten Track, along with race replays, racing news, special programs, and editorials from TAB Sky Racingís stable. All you have to do to access this racing content is set up a TAB internet account.

Racing Audio and Video replays are all accessible via the Sky Racing website by clicking on the Sky Racing Media Centre link on the TAB website and app. The Racing Radio Audio Archive, which includes twelve months of audio content, can also be opened by selecting the ‘Older Results’ icon in the ëResultsí section of the site and app.

TAB racing punters can benefit from free access to the SkyForm Form Guide, which offers an in-depth overview of all race meetings for a particularly day, arranged by code. The guide includes links to tips, SkyForm Runner Summary Tables, weather details and track condition data. The SkyForm Runner Summary Table also brings punters an overview of the next race and a form summary for all runners, and is a great tool for horse racing punters.

You can also stay up to date with the latest TAB racing results through the website or app. The TAB results page covers all race meetings in Australia, and includes details of scratchings, pool totals, deductions, first four placings, dividends, substitutes, and tote price across the entire field in NSW and VIC racing going back over twelve months.

TAB Sports Betting

TAB Sports provides sports betting punters with a healthy selection of markets to bet in, covering all the main sports, including the NRL, AFL and major soccer competitions. Not only do they provide the traditional betting markets such as head to head and margin bets, they also bring punters a depth of specialist markets on each event, while the TAB Sports blog features vital team information and form data to help punters to make an informed bet.

In Play Betting is popular in Australia, and with TAB Sports Betting, you can bet live in play on all your favourite leagues, including NBA, NFL, NRL and AFL. You can bet while the game is in play by calling the friendly TAB live betting team or requesting that they call you by clicking on the live betting icon on the website or TAB app.

The TAB Streaming feature makes it easy for punters to stream a comprehensive selection of sports from around the globe via the app or website, and the Live Stats and Score service enables punters to see the latest live scores and key stats for in-play sports games, including tennis, soccer, NBA, NRL and AFL. The TAB live stats service also features form analysis for any game you want to bet on.

With TAB Multiplier, punters can increase the returns of one bet every day. The Multiplier can be used on many popular bets including Fixed Odds Win and Place Racing, Tote Win and Place Racing and Exotics Racing. The Multiplier can also be applied to multi bets.

For punters who like betting on the NRL, the TAB NRL coverage is impressive. They offer hundreds of markets for each game in their TAB NRL pages, and the TAB NRL form page offers in-depth analysis each week of the NRL season. TAB also has plenty for AFL punters, with in-depth market coverage and updated form and stats.

With the TAB Sports results service, punters can stay up to date with the latest scores. The service includes all of the latest TAB sports results for all betting markets, and can be viewed via the website, mobile app or TAB Touch. Itís also handy to know that you donít have to log into a TAB account to see the TAB Sports results.

TAB also makes it easy to place multi bets with the TAB Bet Builder. The new and improved TAB Bet Builder enables punters to build multiple bets and exotics quickly. Just click on a bet and it will be added automatically into the Bet Builder.