Starting from August 2017 Australian poker players will no longer have any legal online rooms to play on.Very bad new for down under.
The new law says that nobody is allowed to offer any online games without an official license. The punishment for operators who breaking this law can be up to 7 million dollar a day.
A lot of big online poker rooms already left the market or informed their players that they would be leaving the market in the middle of september 2017. In Australia are playing arround 125.000 people Online Poker.