Reef Casino Trust is a single purpose Trust listed on the Australian Securities Exchange.
The Responsible Entity and Operator of The Reef Casino Trust is Reef Corporate Services Limited.
Reef Casino Trust owns The Reef Hotel Casino complex in Cairns.
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Investors seeking information about their unitholding can contact Computershare Investor Services Limited.
Computershare Investor Services Pty Limited
GPO Box 2975
(within Australia) 1300 850 505
(outside Australia) +61 3 9415 4000
Facsimile: +61 3 9473 2500
Distribution and Taxation Information
An annual taxation statement is forwarded to all unitholders at around the end of June each year.
Reef Casino Trust's year end is 31 December. However, annual taxation statements are prepared to assist beneficiaries in preparing income tax returns for the year ended 30 June.
Current and prior year statements can be obtained from the Trust's unit registry website.
Distributions for financial years prior to 31 December 2011 were paid on a tax deferred basis.
Managed Investment Trust information pursuant to Subdivision 12-H of Schedule 1 of the Taxation Administration Act 1953
From 1 January 2017, Reef Casino Trust will no longer qualify as a Managed Investment Trust for income tax purposes. The December 2016 distribution (to be paid in March 2017) will be the final distribution that is subject to managed investment trust withholding tax which will affect future distributions paid to non-resident beneficiaries. Reef Casino Trust may as a result be required to withhold tax at different rates on the future distributions paid to non-resident beneficiaries.
Key Dates for Unitholders
Half Year - 30th June
|Announcement of estimated distribution for the six months||Mid June|
|Half year results||Mid August|
|Half year report sent to unitholders||Mid September|
|Payment of distribution for the six months||Mid September|
Full Year - 31st December
|Announcement of estimated distribution for the six months||Mid December|
|Full year results||Mid February|
|Annual report sent to unitholders||Mid March|
|Payment of distribution for the six months||Mid March|
|Annual General Meeting||May|
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Five Year Financial Summary (88KB)
Previous years' reports may be found on the Archived Reports page.
Queensland Government called for submissions from interested parties for the right to build and operate a casino in Cairns.
Founders (Casinos Austria International Limited, Country Comfort Trust No 1, Australian Olympic Committee, Touraust Corporation Pty Ltd) caused Trust to be formed.
Prospectus dated 10 December 1993 offered 76.68 mil units at $1 per unit to the public.
Reef Casino Trust listed on Australian Stock Exchange.
Casino license granted. Reef Hotel Casino commenced trading on 31st January.
Reef Corporate Services becomes the Responsible Entity for the Trust and becomes a Managed Investment Scheme under the MIA. Recapitalisation completed.
Responsible Entity is jointly owned by Casinos Austria International Limited and Accor Casino Investments (Australia) Pty Ltd.
Responsible Entity (Reef Corporate Services Limited) is granted an Australian Financial Services License.
Reef Casino Trust, through The Reef Hotel Casino supports responsible gambling.
Call the Gambling Help-Line on 1800 858 858.
The statewide Gambling Help-Line is a confidential 24-hour telephone counseling and referral service. For more information please visit the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation website.
The Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation (OLGR) Community Benefit Funds Unit (CBFU) distributes revenue from gaming taxes to various not-for-profit community groups throughout Queensland.
The Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF) has replaced the Reef Hotel Casino Community Benefit Fund, Jupiters Casino Community Benefit Fund, Breakwater Island Casino Community Benefit Fund and the pre-existing Gambling Community Benefit Fund as a single, state-wide funding program.
Previously, the Reef Hotel Casino Community Benefit Fund, established in January 1996, distributed grants to non-profit community groups in Far North Queensland.
Reef Corporate Services Limited (ABN 66 057 599 621) as responsible entity for Reef Casino Trust (RCT) understands that privacy is important to you.
RCT follows the requirements of the Australian Privacy Principles which are contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (the Privacy Act) and which govern how private sector organisations handle personal information.
Personal information means any information that can identify you. RCT may obtain personal information from individuals (eg unitholders). If you contact RCT, we may also keep a record of that correspondence.
Personal information is also collected by RCT through its external unitholder registry, currently Computershare Investor Services Pty Limited. RCT requires Computershare to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles when performing these services. Personal information collected from unitholders includes: name, address details, telephone and mobile phone numbers, security-holding balances, tax file numbers, bank account details and e-mail addresses.
Where reasonably possible, RCT will only collect personal information from the individuals themselves.
Use and disclosure
RCT’s policy is to use personal information only for the main business purposes for which it is collected, or related uses that would reasonably be expected.
The personal information collected from you may be used to provide you with our services or with other information you have requested. Our policy is designed to maintain the confidentiality of all personal information held by RCT and prevent its misuse.
RCT does not sell, rent or trade personal information to, or with, third parties. In some circumstances, however, personal information may be disclosed outside RCT. For example:
RCT will not disclose your personal information to overseas recipients.
Information collected by the unit registry is used to carry out registry functions such as payment of distributions, sending annual and half yearly reports, notices of meetings or newsletters, and notifications to the ATO. In addition, contact information will be used from time to time to inform unitholders of information concerning RCT.
RCT is committed to keeping your personal information secure. We take reasonable precautions to ensure it is protected from such risks as loss, unauthorised access, destruction, misuse, modification or disclosure.
Access and correction
In accordance with the Privacy Act, you have a right to access information that we hold about you. You also have the right to ask us to correct information about you that is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date.
RCT does not collect sensitive information from individuals.
We will investigate and respond to your concerns within a reasonable amount of time.
If a response is not received within 30 days or you are dissatisfied with the response, a complaint can be lodged in writing with the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
RCT’s website uses ‘cookies’ to collect information. Cookies are small data files that are sent to and stored on your computer each time you request a page. They are used to track user’s traffic patterns. Cookies do not collect personal information.
Reviewed and approved by the board on 25 May 2015
Reef Corporate Services Limited
Level 1 Mercure Hotel
85-87 North Quay
Brisbane QLD 4000
Phone: +61 7 3211 3000
Fax: +61 7 3211 4777
PO Box 12072
Brisbane QLD 4003
Contact the security registry if you want to:
Computershare Investor Services Pty Ltd
117 Victoria Street
West End VIC 4101
GPO Box 2975
Melbourne VIC 4003
Phone: 1300 850 505
Complaints regarding Reef Casino Trust
Complaints may be made at the following:
Reef Corporate Services Limited
PO Box 12072
Brisbane QLD 4003
All written complaints, together with a copy of any reply are maintained in a register. RCS aims to communicate a resolution to a client within 21 days (maximum time being 45 days).
External dispute resolution
In the event that the matter cannot be resolved within a reasonable period of time (usually 45 days) or you are not satisfied with our response, you can take the matter up with the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS), an external and independent industry complaint handling scheme.
Financial Ombudsman Service
GPO Box 3
Melbourne VIC 3001
Phone: 1800 367 287
Fax: +61 3 9613 6399