Betfair is the world’s largest, and Australia’s only, peer-to-peer wagering platform.

This means that we are simply an online place for people to bet against each other on events. What this means is you don’t have to just Back something to win; you can bet for something not to win, otherwise known as a Lay bet, which is exclusive to Betfair in Australia.

Learn all about the Betfair Exchange, from the absolute basics to advanced trading strategies, in our tutorials below.



Which Tutorial Should I Take?

Basic: For Betfair users that have never placed a bet on the Exchange before. This tutorial will help you understand all of the key Betfair concepts and essential knowledge on the Exchange. Upon completion, you should feel confident enough to place your first wager.

Intermediate: For Betfair users that are comfortable placing and managing bets on the Exchange. Here, you will learn about how to core betting principles that will help improve your wagering and help you identify your own unique punting edge. It is not recommended you take this tutorial before mastering the Basic section.

Advanced: For Betfair users that already have a profound knowledge of the Exchange and want content tailored to external betting application, automation and tools to help them make their betting experience faster. It is not recommended you take this tutorial before mastering the Basic and Intermediate section.