It has been a few turbulent years for Australian online poker and the poker landscape altogether has changed dramatically. Things are still moving and shifting and we would like to update you on the history and current state of Australian poker. Pre-2017 The Australian Commonwealth Parliament passed the Interactive Gambling Act (IGA) in 2001. This […]
Australia / New Zealand
The game of poker has been around New Zealand as long as it has been existent in the U.S. New variants of the game like Texas Hold’em was easy enough for the Kiwis to learn and to develop a passion for.
Statistics have shown that 90% of the Australian population gamble, for a total of AUS $20 billion a year. As such, a casino can always be found in most of the cities and regions of Australia.