Think you know enough about what Australians love? TNT found out that the best loved past times Down Under are cricket and pokies.

Australia is known for many amazing things – golden beaches and wonderful weather. And of course, the love of cricket runs deep, especially with the World Cup currently on.

If there is one thing that Australians love just as much as cricket, it is pokies! Pokies are by far the most exciting casino game in Australia, having gained popularity at land-based casinos over the years. Online casinos also now offer a wide variety of pokies that feature incredibly rich graphics.

Why do Australians love pokies?
Various unique features make pokies stand out from the hundreds of different casino games. Firstly, pokies are designed with a modern interface, coupled with blockbuster animations and graphics.
Secondly, symbols, portrayed by game objects, combine to create wins. Lastly, pokies contain bonus features and special games that contain bigger payouts. What’s more, triggering these is easy because pokies have a wide range of betting options, ranging from small bets for novice players to large stakes for experienced players.

Cricket meets pokies
Royal Vegas Online Casino is currently running an exciting cricket themed promotion on the recently released Cricket Star online pokie. Cricket Star features 5×3 reels and 243 Ways to Win. The tournament will see one lucky player win two flight tickets to Melbourne to watch the Cricket World Cup live! Players will receive one entry into the draw for every US$30 that they wager on Cricket Star. 

The draw will take place on 3 March 2015 at 9:00 GMT, and the winner will be announced on 9 March at noon, GMT. Cricket + Pokies = Happiness!