PokerRoom and bwin Poker have something special in store for all PokerNews players this August to September. They are the first poker rooms this year to offer deluxe packages to the 2008 PokerNews Cup Australia. Deluxe packages have always proved popular in previous PokerNews Cup events giving players even more value at this exciting tournament.
Each $7,000 PokerNews Cup Australia Package consists of:
Entry to the AUD2,200 Main Event
Entry to Event 5 Tony G Celebrity Shootout Event (AUD550)
Entry to a private freeroll at Crown Casino (AUD120)
Eight nights accommodation at the lavish Crown Promenade Hotel
$2,000 cash for travel
A private cruise and lunch on Melbourne's main water feature, the Yarra River
A private tour of Australia's renowned animal sanctuary concluding with a wine tasting and lunch
An exclusive invite to the official Team PokerNews Party
A PokerNews player merchandise pack
Interested players should download PokerRoom and/or bwin Poker via PokerNews, register a new account and make a minimum deposit. Earn 50 points within the specified qualification period to be eligible. After the end of qualification, qualified participants will receive a ticket which must be used to manually register for each freeroll.
The PokerRoom and bwin Poker schedule of deluxe freerolls are as follows:
Tuesday August 5 (Earn 50 PokerRoom Points from July 22-August 3)
Tuesday August 19 (Earn 50 PokerRoom Points from August 5-17)
Tuesday September 2 (Earn 50 PokerRoom Points from August 19-31)
*Tuesday September 16 (Earn 50 PokerRoom Points from September 2-14)
Thursday August 7 (Earn 50 bwin Poker Points from July 25-August 5)
Thursday August 21 (Earn 50 bwin Poker Points from August 7-19)
Thursday September 4 (Earn 50 bwin Poker Points from August 21-September 2)
*Thursday September 18 (Earn 50 bwin Poker Points from September 4-16)
All freerolls begin at 14:30 EST/15:30 EDT.
*The last PokerRoom and bwin Poker freerolls are even more attractive as they award not one, but the top two finishers with a $7,000 PokerNews Cup Australia package each!
Players who hold existing accounts with PokerRoom and bwin Poker are permitted to take part so long as they originally signed up through PokerNews and have fulfilled all remaining conditions of entry. Further details are provided at our Freerolls page.
Keep checking back for more ways to win your way to the 2008 PokerNews Cup Australia!