Play the Aussie Challenge Tournaments – the biggest free-to-play series down under

The Aussie Challenge is here, with 11 days of intense multi-table action from August 24 to September 3. This is your chance to go up against the best Play Money poker players Australia has to offer for massive chip prizes and the glory of becoming the being the best poker player in the country.

Prove your skills at the tables in 40 No Limit Hold’em events across a range of formats and buy-ins. Here are some of the series highlights:

  • Up to four events per day with buy-ins ranging from 10,000 chips all the way to 10,000,000 chips!
  • All tournaments are No Limit Hold’em
  • Aussie Challenge Leader Board – play events and earn points for the chance to win huge chip prizes
  • 100K Main Event on September 3

Scroll down to see the full tournament schedule.

The Aussie Challenge Leader Board

The Leader Board page will list the latest tourney winners and rank the top players. Remember, there will be prizes for the top 30 players. Can you prove yourself to be the best over 11 days?

Prize breakdown

PlacePrize
1 1 Billion
2 500 million
3 100 million
4 - 10 50 million
11 - 20 20 million
21 - 30 10 million

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How to play the Aussie Challenge

There are up to four tournaments every day, which can be found in the PokerStars client under the ‘Tournaments’ tab, or search for ‘The Aussie Challenge’ on the mobile app. Just register as you normally would for a tournament. Please note the Aussie Challenge is available to players in Australia only.

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How to earn points

Just by entering you win earn 1 point. Finish in the top 30 each day to earn more points for the leader board:

PlacePoints
1 20
2 18
3 16
4 15
5 14
6 13
7 12
8 11
9 10
10 5
11 5
12 5
13 5
14 5
15 5
16 5
17 5
18 5
19 5
20 5
21 3
22 3
23 3
24 3
25 3
26 3
27 3
28 3
29 3
30 3

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Tournament Schedule

EventStart DateStart Time
Aussie Challenge Event 01: 100K Hyper Thursday, AUG 24 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 02: 1M 6-Max Friday, AUG 25 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 03: 10K PSKO Friday, AUG 25 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 04: 1M Deep Bubble Dash Friday, AUG 25 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 05: 100K Hyper Win The Button Friday, AUG 25 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 06: 100K 6-Max Saturday, AUG 26 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 07: 1M Saturday, AUG 26 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 08: 10K Hyper PSKO Saturday, AUG 26 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 09: 100K Hyper PSKO Saturday, AUG 26 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 10: 10M High Roller Sunday, AUG 27 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 11: 100K Deep Stack Sunday, AUG 27 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 12: 1M Hyper Sunday, AUG 27 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 13: 1M Hyper 6-Max Sunday, AUG 27 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 14: 1M Deep Bubble Dash Monday, AUG 28 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 15: 100K Monday, AUG 28 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 16: 1M Hyper PSKO Monday, AUG 28 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 17: 100K Hyper Monday, AUG 28 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 18: 1M Deep Bubble Dash Tuesday, AUG 29 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 19: 100K Tuesday, AUG 29 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 20: 100K Hyper Win The Button Tuesday, AUG 29 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 21: 10K Hyper Tuesday, AUG 29 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 22: 1M Wednesday, AUG 30 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 23: 1M PSKO Wednesday, AUG 30 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 24: 100K Hyper 6-Max Wednesday, AUG 30 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 25: 10K Hyper 6-Max Wednesday, AUG 30 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 26: 1M Deep Stack Thursday, AUG 31 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 27: 100K Thursday, AUG 31 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 28: 1M Hyper PSKO Thursday, AUG 31 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 29: 10K Hyper 6-Max Thursday, AUG 31 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 30: 100K PSKO Friday, SEP 01 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 31: 1M Friday, SEP 01 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 32: 1M Hyper 6-Max Friday, SEP 01 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 33: 1M Hyper PSKO Friday, SEP 01 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 34: 1M 6-Max Saturday, SEP 02 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 35: 100K Win The Button Saturday, SEP 02 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 36: 100K Hyper Saturday, SEP 02 07:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 37: 1M Hyper PSKO Saturday, SEP 02 21:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 38: 100K Main Event Sunday, SEP 03 03:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 39: 10M High Roller Sunday, SEP 03 05:06 ET
Aussie Challenge Event 40: 100K Hyper Stack Sunday, SEP 03 07:06 ET
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