Does spending January in Australia sound appealing to you? What about playing in the biggest poker tournament outside North America? Full Tilt Poker is giving you five ways to win an $18,000 prize package for you and a friend to the 2008 Aussie Millions Poker Championship being held at the luxurious Crown Casino Resort in Melbourne. The Aussie Millions begins January 5th and continues to the 20th, with the main event beginning on Monday, January 14th.
Bring a friend and travel in style with Team Full Tilt on the dream of a lifetime poker trip. This awesome prize package will include:
• Entry to the Aussie Millions Main Event worth AU$10,500 • 10 nights stay at the 5-Star Crown Casino Resort • Round-trip airfare from Los Angeles to Melbourne for the winner and their guest • $3,000 spending money • Winner and Pro golf outings, dinners, winery tours, seminars, and a bounty tournament
The Aussie Millions Poker Championship is the largest tournament in the Southern Hemisphere, with last year's Main Event attracting 747 players with a total prize pool of over AU$7.4 million. The 2007 Main Event Title winner was "Gambling Gus" Hansen, beating out Jimmy Fricke for an AU$1.5 million payday! Hansen's career tournament earnings top $4.5 million.
The final table of this high stakes event also included Full Tilt Poker pros Andrew Black and Kristy Gazes. Black finished third pocketing AU$700,000, and Gazes finished seventh earning AU$220,000.
This year's championship may prove to be the best yet, and you won't want to miss it. Full Tilt Poker is offering five ways to win through December 15th.
1. Bi-Monthly Free rolls, held every other Sunday. 2. $500 Sunday Hold-Em Tournaments 3. $300 Tuesday Hold-Em Tournaments 4. $1,000 Thursday Hold-Em Tournaments 5. 25 Seat Guarantee Tournament on December 9th
You can also find freerolls offered exclusively from PokerWorks for the Aussie Millions Championship here .
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