Latest News

Back to Latest News back

 

Brisbane-based ticket scammer gets five-year prison sentence

Brisbane-based ticket scammer gets five-year prison sentence
July 27, 2020

Related Articles

2nd March 2020 - UK Court sentences scalpers to lengthy jail terms

28th December 2019 - Tasmanian Opposition leader calls for anti-scalping legislation

13th October 2019 - Adelaide Festival Centre executive fights back against online ticket scalpers and reseller sites

13th September 2019 - AFL finals tickets packages removed from sale amid scalping claims

20th July 2019 - Perth ticket scammer avoids jail over fraudulent sales

4th March 2019 - New Zealand Government to legislate on ticket scalping

22nd September 2018 - Ticketmaster takes action over reseller accounts that bypass scalping restrictions

30th May 2018 - Ed Sheeran’s strong stance against ticket scalpers has global impact

16th March 2018 - AEG Ogden applauds Queensland Police arrests ahead of Brisbane Ed Sheeran concerts

16th March 2018 - Man arrested over sales of fake tickets for Ed Sheeran Brisbane concerts

8th March 2018 - Gudinski: ‘promoters aren’t the bad guys’ in Ed Sheeran ticket scalping debate

23rd November 2017 - Google updates AdWords policy to restrict online ticket scalpers

4th September 2017 - Robbie Williams blocks Australian tour ticket pre-sales in move to deter scalpers

22nd March 2017 - Senate passes resolution calling for reform of laws against ticket scalping

3rd August 2017 - QPAC urges patrons to be cautious when buying tickets from unauthorised sellers

1st April 2017 - Promoter Andrew McManus spared jail time in suitcase drug money case

25th September 2013 - 500,000 Australians a year caught out by online ticket scams

19th May 2008 - AEG Ogden’s Rod Pilbeam Slams Madonna Ticket Reselling


Support our industry news service
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?

As an independent publisher, we need reader support for our industry news gathering so ask that - if you don't already do so - you back us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine and/or our online news.

Click here to view our subscription options.

 

supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all

Felton Industries

Felton Industries is Australia’s leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of quality outdoor furniture and has been supplying premium seating solutions for all sporting, commercial, community…

read more

Parks / Play / Recreation / Sport / Venues

 
 

The Pool Enclosure Company

Now TPEC Pool Enclosures - see www.ausleisure.com.au/suppliers/tpec-pool-enclosures

read more

Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Venues

 
 

WATERPLAY Solutions Corp

Whether your goal is increasing your centre's revenues or creating an engaging environment, why not add play to your project? If you're looking for stylish aquatic play features, kid-tested…

read more

Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Recreation / Waterparks

 
 

ProSlide Technology

ProSlide is the global leader in water ride design and manufacturing, supplying high-performance water attractions to new and expanding water parks around the world. For over three decades, ProSlide…

read more

Aquatics / Play / Waterparks

 
 

Abel Sports

INTRODUCTION Abel Sports is Australia’s leading manufacturer and suppliers of Goal Posts, sports ground safety netting systems and coaches boxes for Stadiums ,Sports Clubs, Councils and…

read more

Recreation / Sport / Venues

 
 

TicketSearch Pty Ltd

TicketSearch is focused on providing businesses, organisations, and venues with affordable, efficient, and powerful self-managed ticketing solutions. The organisation has offices in Australia, New…

read more

Attractions / Entertainment / Technology / Ticketing / Venues

 
 

VITEC

Stadiums and venues around the world recognise that success hinges on more than just what happens on the pitch. More than ever, fan engagement within each facility is a critical part of the overall…

read more

Entertainment / Sport / Technology / Venues

 
 

Ticketworx Pty Ltd

Ticketworx (formerly House of Tickets) is Australia and New Zealand’s foremost ticket specialist servicing some 2,700 clients and producing in excess of 30 million per tickets per annum.…

read more

Entertainment / Events / Technology / Ticketing / Venues

 
 
 
 

get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business