The World Poker Tournament (WPT) announced a few weeks ago that the Star Gold Coast will be the host of all three WPT festivals that are coming up. The Star Gold Coast is located in Australia. This is the second time that the World Poker Tour will be returning to this part of the world during Season XVIII. The event is slated to start in April. Just like the australian online pokies tournament, the festival will then come back to the Star Gold Coast in September and the third time will be in April of 2021.
WPT Australia Action
It has been announced that the Star Gold Coast will first host the WPTDeepStacks Gold Coast. This event will run from the 30th of April to the 4th of May. A full schedule of gaming options will be available.
The WPT will then head back to the Star Gold Coast when Season XIX starts. That will be on the 24th of September. This time, it will host the AUD$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Australia event.
The next stop will be on the 2nd of October. This is when the WPTDeepStacks Main Event will take place. There will be a buy-in of AUD 5,400 to this event.
2021 WPT Events
According to https://fr.crazyvegas.com/ the WPT Season XIX will return in 2021 and will see it being hosted at The Star Gold Coast once again. The WPTDeepStacks festival will commence from the 23rd of April and will last through to the 3rd of May. It will come with a buy-in of AUD 1,500.
The very first time that at the tournament was hosted in Australia was in Season XVIII. There was a lot of Poker action at the event and total entries for the event were 658. This resulted in a prize pool of AUD 1,48 million being created. The winner, Hari Varma, walked away with AUD 274,247.