Star or Star City is Sydney's casino. It is, or was, even more ghastly than our Melbourne's Crown. It is some time since I have been to Star.
Fairfax Press, publishers of The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald have reported this online and maybe in hard copy. While I knew The Australian was a right wing newspaper, it is well worth a read at times. I am gobsmacked that Rupert 'trust me' Murdoch's flagship national Australian newspaper would so blatantly do this.
On March 2, after weeks of negative stories about the casino in other media, The Australian splashed a report on its front page purporting to tell the ''real'' story of what was going on at the Star.
The paper did not disclose that its leak was secretly
sanctioned by the casino's owner, Echo Entertainment, as a strategy to
counter damaging stories being run by other media outlets to whom
disgruntled Star employees were complaining about the casino's