The popular PokerStars.net Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) will soon start it's third season, with a five venue program that includes stops in Macau, South Korea, New Zealand, the Philippines and Australia.
 
Poker players aiming to participate in the popular tour are advised that the program includes the following:
 
Macau : Grand Lisboa Casino Macau
August 24-30, 2009
Buy-in: HKD $40 000 (US $5 160)
Event restricted to 700 entries.
 
Seoul : Venue: 7-Luck Casino, Seoul, South Korea
September 17-20, 2009
Buy-in: US $3 000
Maximum entry field 250
 
Auckland : Venue: SkyCity Casino, Auckland, New Zealand
October 14-18, 2009
Buy-in: TBA
Maximum entry field of 350
 
Philippines : Venue: Shangri-la Mactan Resort, Cebu
November 12-15, 2009
Buy-in: PHP 100 000 (US $2 150)
Restricted to 300 entries
 
Sydney : Venue: StarCity Casino, Sydney, Australia
December 1-6
Buy-in AUD 6 300 (US $4 920)
Maximum field of 700 players.
 
Full details of the tour, and supporting online qualifiers, can be found at the Pokerstars website.