Aussie Millions Poker Championship is the richest and esteemed poker series in the Asia-Pacific region. The tournament is held every January at the Crown Casino in Melbourne Australia.
Aussie Millions is one of the biggest poker tournament worldwide, with the participation of over 2 000 Australian and international players. For the 2017 tournament, there will be the main event, the AUD$250 000 high roller challenge and the AUD$25 000 and AUD$100 000 tournament challenges. It is expected to attract the top Poker players once again in worldwide, especially in Australia.
The Poker tournament is set to take place from 11 January to 30 January 2017. 26 official championship events are scheduled to be held during the event. The buy-ins will range from AUD$1 150 to AUD$250 000.
A cash prize for the main event is expected to be AUD$1.6 million. Players will also receive the championship bracelet with the estimated valued of AUD$25 000.
The Poker tournament will begin with a $10 600 buy-in Aussie Million Main Event which will be over eight successive days. It will be from 22 January until 29 January 2017. The main event will feature three starting flights starting from 22 Jan for the first flight, 23 Jan second flight and 24 Jan for the third flight.
Aussie Millions Poker 2017 Schedule
Breakdown of the event challenges and highlights are as follow:
No Limit Hold’em
11 to 15 January 2017
No Limit Hold’em Accumulator
18 to 22 January 2017
AUD$25 000 Challenge
20 to 21 January 2017
AUD$100 000 Challenge
22 to 23 January 2017
Aussie Millions Tournament of Champions
26 January 2017
AUD$250 000 Challenge
29 to 30 January 2017
22 to 29 January 2017
Due to the fact that some players may not have money to book their seat for the event, Aussie Millions will set up satellite events where players can win the seat. The tournament will have approximately 100 poker tables to accommodate the many interested players that will take part in the game.
Be sure to visit the Aussie Millions Poker site to be updated about the event.