Mulawa Holdings Pty Limited, trading as Federal Hotels Group, is an Australian private company which generates the majority of its income from the provision of tourist, entertainment, accommodation and gambling services in Australia. Mulawa Holdings employs approximately 2,500 people throughout its operations in Australia, with its head office located in Chatswood, New South Wales.

The principal activities of the company are the management and operation of casinos, hotels, gaming networks and tourist services; and the transport of sensitive freight. Mulawa Holdings, trading as Federal Hotels Group, has the exclusive rights to operate table gaming, gaming machines and keno throughout Tasmania until 30 June 2018, after which the licence converts to a renewable five-year licence.


Mulawa Holdings operates the following business segments in Australia;


  • Leisure

Management and operation of tourist, entertainment, accommodation and gambling services through the Federal Group, via a portfolio which includes the Wrest Point and Country Club casinos, Country Club Villas, The Vantage Hotel Group, Network Gaming, Strahan Village, Cradle Mountain Chateau, Gordon River Cruises, Freycinet Lodge.


  • Australian National Hotels Pty Ltd

This entity holds the licences for the Network Gaming and for the Wrest Point Hotel Casino. Network Gaming is responsible for the infrastructure and management of gaming in pubs and clubs throughout Tasmania. Network Gaming leases Tasmania's s gaming machines and keno equipment to hotels and clubs. Operations include all machines located in Federal Group owned hotels and casinos, and Oasis poker machines located in pubs and bars. Wrest Point Hotel Casino, located in Sandy Bay, Hobart, was the first Casino in the southern hemisphere.


  • Tasmanian Country Club Casino Pty Ltd

This entity holds the licence for the north Tasmanian casino, Country Club Tasmania. Also, includes the operations of Country Club Resort and Country Club Villas.


  • Vantage Hotel Group

This entity was established to purchase hotel operations. The Vantage Hotel Group owns and operates hotels including - Claremont Hotel, Waterfront Hotel, Hotel Federal, Hotel Tasmania, Molly Malones, Derwent Tavern, Brooker Inn, Hotel Valern, Elwick Hotel, St Ives, and Derwent Park Cellars. The group also operates 9/11 Bottleshop retail liquor chain.


  • Federal Holdings Tasmania (Pure Group)

A tourism brand representing operations throughout Tasmania including; The Strahan Village, Gordon River Cruises, Strahan Village, Freycinet Lodge, Cradle Mountain Chateau, Piners and Miners, and Henry Jones Art Hotel.


  • Mulawa Arabian Stud Pty Ltd

The company engages in horse breeding and marketing. Selling a range of purebred and derivative horses. The company also manages a competitive dressage team.

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