Wrest Point Hobart Texas Hold'em Poker Championships

Wrest Point's Poker Championships 7 - 9 August 2015

Seats on sale from 12 noon Friday 12 June 2015

Wrest Point’s annual Tasmanian Texas Hold’em Poker Championships is back again for 2015.

With an increased capacity of 140 entrants, an increased prize pool of $35,000* and prizes being issued down to our 15th placegetter, this year’s Champs is bigger than ever before. 

Open to all poker players 18 years or over, this is your chance to play in Wrest Point’s signature tournament event.

Elimination Flights take place Friday 7 August (kick off 6pm) and Saturday 8 August 2015 (kick off 2pm) at Wrest Point. Finals take place from 12noon Sunday 9 August 2015 for the top players from each Flight.

Please note the Championships are a repechage event for 2015; rebuys within the first few hours of play on either Flight are no longer available.  Bookings will be accepted in one Flight only per player before tournament play begins. Bookings are accepted with full payment of the Championship’s $290 entry fee ($250 + $40) on a first come, first served basis.

You Choose

Flight 1
Friday 7 August 2015
5.45pm seats
6pm shuffle up & deal

Flight 2
Saturday 8 August 2015
1.45pm seats
2pm shuffle up & deal

Click here to book from 12noon Friday 12 June

Click here to book from 12noon Friday 12 June

Full Championships schedule - click here

For full tournament play terms and conditions - click here



Make the most of tournament weekend – book your stay with us and quote ‘POKER’ to receive your exclusive tournament player discount.
Enjoy all the comfort and convenience of staying in the Wrest Point Tower from as little as $99* - exclusive to you, our poker tournament players!

 Click here to book your stay with us over the tournament weekend now


Wrest Point sparkles when you do. Are you ready to sparkle?

Wrest Point has new dress standards that may impact what you choose to wear on your next visit.

While playing in the tournament area, hoodies pulled over your head, headphones, sunglasses and caps may all be worn.  Outside the tournament area, new dress standards are in place that may not include your playing attire.

Click here for details.


*Based on full complement of 140 participants. Conditions apply to tournament play – see Poker Team for details.