Golden Star Casino Review
Star offers more than 500 pokies from top-rated world developers like Microgaming, Net Entertainment, iSoftBet, Yggdrasil, Betsoft, Play’n’Go and others. You will be impressed with a vast range of live dealer games from Evolution Gaming as well as a good many of bonuses for new and regular customers. The casino accepts Australian players who can deposit and cash out Australian dollars without losing cash on exchange fees. Golden Star is played as a browser casino and no downloads are required to start playing. All games, except for some progressive pokies, are offered for real money and in a practice mode so you can choose your gaming style and enjoy pure entertainment.
Exclusive range of pokies
The games page displays pokies from all providers by default but you have an option to sort out the list in order to see only the preferred provider. There are many kinds of pokies including 5-reel games, classic machines with 3 reels and even rare 6-reel pokies. Besides, Golden Star features an awesome selection of progressive pokies located in the Jackpots section, most of them released by EGT, Betsoft and iSoftBet. Progressive jackpot winnings are not governed by the casino provision on withdrawal limits and you can easily cash out any amount derived from progressive wins, however big it is. There are also hundreds of pokies where bitcoins are accepted – they are placed into a dedicated category titled as BTC games.
Stunning live casino games
Golden Star cooperates with the Evolution Gaming platform and offers a massive assortment of over 50 awesome tables with low and high betting limits. Evolution is known to provide high-quality video stream, dynamic interactive environment and lots of settings for customizing design and quality of the games. The interesting point is that Evolution improves its platform almost every month, and today you can play classic live blackjack, European roulette, Auto Roulette, baccarat and tons of other live games on your desktop and mobile.
The number of table games is not that high as compared to pokies. You have around 20+ blackjack, roulette and baccarat variants, most of which are from BGaming (formerly, SoftSwiss). By the way, BGaming is one of the first software developers in the industry to support cryptocurrencies, therefore European roulette, American roulette, French roulette, Blackjack Surrender, Pontoon and other tables are available for fiat money and bitcoins. All virtual tables games can be played for fun but you need to get registered first.
First deposit bonus
To claim the bonus, a new player who has just signed up, must enter a bonus code and transfer AUD 30 to a personal balance. The max bonus amount equals the first deposit (but no more than 150 AUD). After meeting a playthrough requirement of x50 (bonus amount only), the bonus funds are transferred to the cash balance. In addition, you receive 100 free spins, with 20 free spins given for five days in a row. Winnings obtained from the bonus spins must be wagered 50 times.
Second and third deposit bonuses
Both are part of the welcome package and feature the same wagering requirements as the first welcome bonus. They differ in how they match the deposit: 75% for the second deposit and 50% for the third deposit (up to AUD 150 each). Note that all the three promotions in the welcome package require a prior entry of a specific bonus code before depositing funds into the casino. If you fail to enter the code, you will not be able to claim a desired bonus.
Weekly reload bonus
If the player made three deposits during a week, he can claim a 50% Friday reload bonus up to AUD 150. The bonus features the same WRs as the above.
Complimentary points and VIP statuses
Each real money bet placed on casino games adds comp points to the player’s account. The more CPs are earned, the higher status the player has and the better benefits are offered. One point is awarded for every AUD 140 wagered on pokies and other games. Players with the Black Pearl VIP status (the top one) enjoy the highest CP/AUD exchange rates, receive personalized promotions and have faster withdrawal times.
The casino supports many popular payment methods including bank cards, ewallets, direct transfer and bitcoins. The minimum replenishment amount is AUD 15 while the top deposit per transaction depends on the selected method. The minimum withdrawal from the account is AUD 30, while the max cashout per transaction is limited to AUD 6000. There is also a monthly limit of AUD 22500. Withdrawals are not charged but in case the sum of all real money bets since the last deposit has been placed is less than x3 times the amount requested for withdrawal, the casino reserves the right to apply fees. For more information about a financial aspect, read the casino’s terms and conditions.
For urgent issues, you may try to contact a casino agent via a 24/7 live chat. Alternatively, email communication is also available with an average response time of appr. 12 hours. Another way to reach out the support reps is filling in an online contact form.