Bet365 was founded in 2000 by English business woman Denis Coates and has since grown to be one of the leading bookmaker brands in the world.
Licensed out of the Northern Territory Bet365 entered the Australian market in February 2011 and has stayed as one of the leading local brands ever since due to their extremely competitive odds, particularly on horse racing.
With one of the best website designs of any bookmaker available and an incredibly high amount of markets covered across all sport and racing events you should be very satisfied with Bet365.
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How to sign up to Bet365
In order to start betting with the biggest bookmaker brand in the world you will firstly need to create a free account. The registration process is very simple though and won’t take you any more than a minute or two to complete and you can then be betting with Bet365 immediately.
Step 1: Click on a link here at OLBG to be taken to the Bet365 registration page.
Step 2: Once there you will need to enter some personal details in order to create your account. Enter your details such as your name, address, date of birth and contact details.
Step 3: Next up you will need to create your username and password that you will need to use to login to your Bet365 account.
Step 4: Enter your account preferences such as timezone, odds display and a Bet365 bonus code if you have one. Please note that Bet365 are no longer offering bonus bets or Bet365 bonus codes for new Australian members.
How to deposit to Bet365
Before you can start betting with Bet365 and take advantage of their market leading odds on both sport and racing you will need to fund your account by making your first deposit. Fortunately for punters Bet365 offers arguably the widest range depositing options of any bookmaker in the country meaning you should have no trouble at all in funding your betting account. We recommend punters use an instant deposit method such as Credit Card, POLi or PayPal etc so that the money will be available in your Bet365 account straight away and you can be betting in just seconds.
If you need help making your first deposit with Bet365 then we will run you through a simple step by step guide below.
Step 1: Login to your Bet365 account and click on the Deposit button in the top right of your screen.
Step 2: Select your preferred payment method from the drop down box, enter the amount you would like to deposit and click Make Deposit.
Step 3: Follow the prompts until you have returned to Bet365 and the funds have been loaded onto your account.
How to place a bet with Bet365
With one of the most user friendly websites on both desktop and mobile devices, placing both your sport and racing bets with Bet365 is a very simple process. If you need a hand getting started though we will run you through a quick step by step guide below.
Step 1: Locate the sport you would like to bet on from the sidebar on the left hand side of your screen.
Step 2: Next you can either click on the individual match or market you would like to bet on.
Step 3: Find the market from inside the match you have chosen and click on the odds to add that selection to your betslip.
Step 4: Once your selection has been added to your betslip, enter the amount you would like to bet and click Place Bet.
Horse Racing Betting
Those punters out their who enjoy a punt on racing no matter whether it be thoroughbred, harness or greyhound racing will need an account with Bet365. With extensive racing coverage of both local and international race meetings, Bet365 will have you covered with some of the best odds available in the market.
They are also one of the first bookmakers to put up their fixed odds racing markets, meaning punters who like to snap up the early value will have no problems.
The Fixed Win Guarantee - which will payout at the official SP odds if they are greater than the fixed odds you lock in is another great reason to place all of your horse racing bets with Bet365. All you need to do is place a fixed odds win bet on any horse racing market and if the odds drift out and the SP ends up paying more than the price you originally backed your horse at then you will be paid out at bigger odds.
Bet365 also offer all of your favourite exotic bet types with Trifecta, Quinella, Exacta, First Four and Quadrella bet types available across all meetings.
Live Sports Streaming
One of of the major perks of betting with Bet365 is that you can watch live sports online using their free sports streaming service.
If you are a tennis punter then you will be thrilled with the amount of live tennis streaming options available with countless tournaments from the ATP, WTA, Challenger and ITF circuit all available to livestream online straight to your computer or mobile device.
Football fans are also given a wide range of events to choose from with free live soccer streaming available online from both major and minor leagues all across the globe.
How do I use Bet365 live streaming?
The best part about live streaming events through Bet365 is it's all completely free to use. Most of the time all you need to access Bet365 live streaming is a funded Bet365 account. Then you just go to the live betting section, select your event and start your livestream. Sometimes you might need to have placed a bet on an event before you are able to stream the event so to be sure you might want to check the terms and conditions at Bet365.
Bet365 also allows mobile live streaming if you would prefer to live stream all of your sporting action on the go through your mobile device. All you need to do is download the Bet365 app and you will be able to access the Bet365 live streaming service on your phone.
There is no need to worry about trying to find any illegal streaming sites anymore. Bet365 streaming covers thousands of live events, is completely free and provides a crystal clear stream free of any annoying ads or pop ups.
Sign up to Bet365 and start streaming live sports for free
Bet365 Visa Card
Bet365 punters can now access their winnings straight away using the Bet365 Visa Card.
Using the Bet365 Visa Card you can withdraw cash directly from your betting account from any ATM that accepts Visa as well as make both online and instore purchases using your card.
Applying for a Bet365 Visa Card is a very simple process for punters to follow. After registering for a Bet365 account simply login and locate the Members tab from the services menu. Once there select bank and then click on the Bet365 Visa Card tab and follow the instructions outlined.
Register for a Bet365 account
Go to Members inside the service menu
Click on the Bet365 Visa Card tab
In order to be eligible for a Bet365 card punters must have verified their account at Bet365 and be an Australian resident with a correct up to date address listed on your account. Once you have applied for a Bet365 Visa Card it should arrive in the mail within 7-10 working days.
How do I use my Bet365 Visa Card?
You can withdraw any winnings settled to your withdrawable balance.
Money won via bonus funds must be turned over according to T&Cs before being withdrawn.
Access your cash at any ATM where Visa is accepted.
Make in store purchases using payWave.
Maximum transaction amount is $1,000.
Maximum daily withdrawal limit is $2,000.
Maximum amount you can load onto your Bet365 card is $70,000.
Sign up to Bet365 and grab your Bet365 Visa Card
Bet365 Cash Out
Bet365 gives punters more control over their betting with the ability to Cash Out of a bet before the result has been finalised. Unlike other bookmakers though the Bet365 Cash Out feature lets punters choose to either cash a bet out in its entirety or to only partially cash it out and let the rest of the stake ride.
How to Cash Out of a bet
If you want to cash out of a bet with Bet365 all you need to do is locate your bet inside the My Bets section of your betslip and click on the Cash Out button which you will find below your bet. Once you have done this your cashed out betting money will be added straight into your Bet365 account.
Alternatively if you only want to partially cash out of your bet then you will need to click on the icon to the right of your bet in order to enable the cash out slider and let you decide how much of your bet you wish to cash out. Once you have decided how much you would like to cash out click confirm and your cashed out amount will be added straight to your Bet365 account, while the remainder of your stake will be left pending on your account.
You can also find this function in the In Play section and both mobile and tablet devices.
Unfortunately Bet365 are no longer offering sign up Bet365 bonus bets or Bet365 bonus codes to new customers in Australia.
Visit Bet365 for more information on Bet365 bonus Terms & Conditions.
With mobile betting becoming more and more popular an efficient and well designed app or mobile site are essential for a bookmaker. The Bet365 app provides everything punters need with a full range of sport and racing markets to bet on as well as depositing and withdrawing options so that you can fund your betting account on the go with ease.
You can now also watch live sport on your iPhone, iPad or Android devices. The Bet365 app allows members to live stream sport for free on a number of sports including Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Cricket, Snooker, Darts and Squash. To live stream a sporting event simply click on the video icon beside each event.
Bet365 live sports streaming is available for free to any member with a funded Bet365 account or that has placed a bet within the past 24 hours.
Sign up to Bet365 and stream live sports via the app
Pros and Cons
✅ Edit Bet Feature
✅ Bet365 Tote
✅ Early Fixed Odds
✅ One of the best bookmakers for Racing odds
✅ Great Website
✅ Plenty of deposit and withdrawal options
❌ No Bet365 Bonus Bets
❌ Lack of regular promo offers