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Our Top 4 Bucks Party Ideas in Melbourne

You’ve been tasked with organising the best, most memorable bucks party for your best mate. No pressure, hey? You know that the bucks party has to be epic, and everyone is counting on you to organise something amazing, or maybe something a little out of the ordinary, With so much pressure to get it right, we understand you might be a little stumped when it comes to narrowing down your bucks party ideas in Melbourne, but we have a simple answer: Poker Deluxe. At Poker Deluxe, we’re ready to help you pull off an epic pre-wedding send off for your mate that doesn’t break the bank and will have the boys talking about the party for years to come. Without further ado, check out some of our favourite bucks party ideas in Melbourne. Boat Cruise What if we told you that your run-of-the-mill boat cruise hasn’t got a thing on our Yarra River Party Boat Cruise? A private luxurious party boat is the perfect place to send the groom off in style, and it’s made even better with the choice to add 3 hours of poker, sexy topless dealers and waitresses, 3 hour drinks package including basic spirits, finger food, a raunchy live strip show and everything you need to keep the boys entertained. This boat cruise is a popular choice for bucks parties because it offers up privacy and provides you, the groom-to-be and all your mates with everything you need to have an amazing time. Go Karting If the buck is an adrenalin junky, we think a few laps at the Go Kart track is the perfect way to kick off the bucks party. Before you hit the booze, you could have exclusive use of a Go Kart track for 90 minutes, with 2 groups set to race around the track to claim the 1st, 2nd and 3rd titles – as well as bragging rights for the rest of the day. Once your group have raced around the track, you’ll be racing up to the private function room to show off a different set of skills on the poker tables. Your whole day is planned out and the best part is, you won’t have to lift a finger – other than to play a game or two of poker – because tables, chips and poker accessories, gorgeous topless dealers and an experienced party host will all be prepared to keep the bucks party pumping. The boys can enjoy a $500-$1,0000 bar tab for food and/or drink over 3 hours, with the opportunity to add more funds if needed. Retro Gaming / Arcade If reliving the days of Mario 64 and arcade games is more the bucks’ style, our Bartronica Package makes for the perfect bucks party idea in Melbourne. Kick off your day in the private function room, where you have exclusive use of ALL the machines, 3 hours of  drinks (tap beer and cider) and snacks. Let your inner child run wild with NBA Jam and Mortal Kombat, or Mario 64 on the big screen, while your debaucherous side enjoys up to 3 hours of continuous entertainment with professional poker dealers and a topless waitress OR a topless female dealer OR a topless waitress, topless dealer, plus a live show. Like our other bucks party ideas in Melbourne, this package offers all the fun and excitement of a bucks party without the stress on you as the organiser. Easey’s Burger Bar Located just a stone’s throw from the CBD, Easey’s Burger Bar is the perfect spot to host your Bucks Night in Melbourne. Built with 3 of Melbourne’s iconic train carriages, you are sure to have a memorable feed with some classy entertainment to top it all off. You get exclusive use of one of their private function rooms, an iconic Easey Burger & Fries, 4 hours of unlimited drinks, a 3 hour poker tournament with a topless dealer, live-sports on the big screen & a FREE beer pong table for the whole night. To make the night even more memorable, book yourself a topless waitress and/or a strip show. The perfect way to celebrate your bucks night. How Can Poker Deluxe Help Plan Your Next Bucks Night There are tonnes of activities you can plan for a bucks party, but we believe the real value (and fun) is in keeping the event simple, taking the stress off you and leaving the bucks party ideas in Melbourne to the experts. Based here in Melbourne, our team at Poker Deluxe can help you to craft a memorable and professionally organised bucks party – all we need is a few details about the group size and what you might be interested in doing. Contact Poker Deluxe to start throwing around ideas for the best bucks party ideas Melbourne has to offer and book your best mates’ bucks party in today!

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Bucks Party Games

Hosting a party generally means you’re in charge of everything — food, drinks, venue, invites, and games — to make sure that the guests are comfortable and thrilled. Every detail and aspect of a specific social gathering contributes to making it a memorable event for every guest. This is why it is highly important that everything should be on point. Remember, a buck’s party is a celebration of a man’s last hurrah of bachelorhood. It acts as a rite of passage from a savage single life to a more stable and meaningful married life. Before he gets hitched and marries the love of his life, let the groom have the time of his life with his best bros in a banging buck’s party of all time! It only makes sense to fill the night with unlimited booze, sexy booze and a series of fun drinking games. Photo: Maurício Mascaro via Pexels After planning the theme and venue of this notorious celebration, will it really be a bucks party without games? As you may know, bucks parties are usually filled with guys from both the bride and the groom’s side, so it’s most likely that some guys have never even met before. You can definitely rely on fun and cheeky bucks night party games to break the ice and bring out the joy in everyone! With that said, check out this list of Poker Deluxe-approved bucks party games that are guaranteed to be the best guy pleasers (if you know what we mean). 1.Most Likely This is a nice first game to play to break the ice and ease into the wilder games to follow. Gather together, with drinks within reach. One person will state a “most likely” question. For example, “Who would most likely get wasted tonight?” Photo: Maurício Mascaro via Pexels On the count of three, people should point to someone they think would most likely do what the person said. Take a shot for every person who pointed at you. If three people pointed at you to most likely get wasted, you have to take three shots. 2. Scavenger Hunt This is a perfect game that becomes more challenging during the latter half of the party when the guys get tipsier. Make a list of the things each bachelor should do as you go bar hopping or as the party progresses. The person who ends up doing all or even just most of the of the items on the list wins. Photo: Breakingpic via Pexels Coming up with the items on the list is the challenging part. Release those creative juices and put it down on paper! Check out some examples we made for your reference! – Get a girl to write her number anywhere on the groom’s body – Find a bar that serves the shot “Blowjob” and take a shot – Give a stranger a lap dance and have someone take a video of it for proof – Look for someone who needs a free hug and give them one – Acquire a free drink for the groom – Get a girl to agree to do a body shot on you or the groom and vice versa 3. Drunk Jenga This popular childhood game will get its spotlight in a buck’s party, and of course, with a twist. Basically, you play Jenga how it’s supposed to be played: take turns in getting a wood block out and stacking it again on top. If the tower falls, the last person who pulled out a block out loses. Photo: Zaimful via Pixabay Here is where the interesting part comes in, get a large glass. Everyone in the game pours his own shot of preferred drink — it’s either beer, vodka, whiskey, wine, etc. Let the girls join in too and have even more fun! The loser chugs whatever was mixed into the large glass before the game began. Good luck! 4. Buck’s Bingo Similar to the Scavenger Hunt game, the Buck’s Bingo is also a good alternative. The difference is that you play it like a normal Bingo game. But instead of playing with numbers on the card, you will see tasks that you should accomplish. Winners are either the first ones who can complete a horizontal line, vertical line, diagonal line or a blackout (completed all squares) — depending on the game master. You can find some of these ready-made online, or you could get creative again and make your own tasks! 5. Beer Pong Photo: Burst via Pexels Unleash the competitive side of the guys and play beer pong! Make each player/teams use different strategies to win like letting the girls dance around for distraction or having a unique system as a team. Every ball that is shot in the cup, the team will either chug, strip, or do a dare. Don’t forget to bring your A-game to this buck’s party or you’re going to lose! 6. Medusa Photo: OpenClipart-Vectors via Pixabay Gather around a table full of shot glasses filled with your preferred alcoholic beverage. Start the game with all the players’ head down on the table. On the count of three, everyone should look up to stare at another player. If you’re looking at someone who isn’t looking at you, you’re safe. If you happen to look at another player’s eyes, shout “Medusa!” and take a shot. 7. Cup Swap For this game, assign someone to a timer and you will need two cups and a spoon. One cup should be full of your preferred drink, while the other one is empty. For each turn, the player must transfer as much drink as they can from the filled cup to the empty cup using the spoon, in a minute or less. When the time is up, the player must drink whatever is left in the original (filled) cup. Photo: Sigrid Abalos via Pexels To add a bit of a challenge, let one or a few sexy waitresses distract him by doing their own thing. Let’s see if the girls can break his concentration! 8. Underwear Twister Photo: Wikimedia Commons Spice up the competition of a classic game and bring in the girls to play along. Let the sexy strippers and waitresses play a fun game of Twister in their underwear. Just picture out the girls with skimpy outfits reaching out for the colours to touch, stretching their arms and legs in different directions. Definitely a viewing pleasure, yeah? If everyone’s up for it, the guys can join in too. It’s your night, guys! 9. Attached at the Hip Start this game by letting each guy pair up with a stripper/sexy waitress. Next, write a body part on a piece of paper and pile them up in the middle of the table. Each pair will pick a piece of paper, and they should stay attached to their partner with that specific body part for as long as they can. (Example: hand to hand or forehead to forehead) Every time they separate, take a shot. Make the game interesting by having everyone do a challenge while being attached to the one another! You can do a statue dance, a “pin the dick on the groom” or a traditional truth or dare. 10. “How Well Do You Know Me?” If you’re someone who watches some vloggers, then you probably know that this is a popular challenge that they do. So basically, you test the buck on how well he knows the love of his life. Before the day of the buck’s party, have the bride-to-be list a series of questions in Easy, Medium and Difficult categories. Photo: TeroVesalainen via Pixabay Here are sample questions for your reference: – What is her favourite breakfast meal? – What is her bra size? – What is her dream travel destination? – What is her nickname for your balls? – What is her go-to TV show? If he fails to answer a question within 5 seconds, he is in for a punishment that you and the guys think of. Get creative with your punishments, but also keep in mind NOT to torture the groom-to-be or else you all might get punishment from the bride. Yikes! After taking a look at all these bucks party games challenges, do you think you’ve got what it takes to win? Here at Poker Deluxe, we just want everyone to have a good time. If that means holding your bucks party in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane / Gold Coast, Perth, or Adelaide — then that’s what we’ll do and more! The groom will surely label his buck’s party celebration as one for the books. With that, you will receive a glorious pat on the back for being the best “Best Man” ever for organising such a wild and memorable party.

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The History of Bucks Parties, Revealed!

According to McCrindle, an average of 326 weddings across Australia per day. If you think about it, that’s like thousands and thousands of wedding a year. With marriages come with many multiple pre wedding celebrations such as the engagement party, a bridal shower, and of course a bucks party. Photo: SplitShire via Pexels What comes into your mind when you heart the words “bucks party”? Society has painted a picture in all of our minds that this all-men party is a night filled with debauchery activities to celebrate the groom’s “last hurrah”. This infamous party is one of the most awaited pre wedding activity that men just can’t wait to celebrate. This notion has been going on for years, thanks to iconic movies, Bachelor Party (1984) and The Hangover (2009), which brought about controversial feedback and reviews from its audiences during each of its release. To give you a little proof of just how wild people think of bucks parties, think about the all Asian cast film of 2018, Crazy Rich Asians. If you’ve seen the movie, surely you would remember how the rich dude brought all the guys in the middle of the ocean via helicopters! It’s crazy rich and crazy wild celebration filled with entitled wealthy bachelors who were surrounded by girls from different countries, and booze. If that ain’t wild enough to call it THE bucks party 2018, I don’t know what is. Photo: Jass Sama via Pexels History of Bachelor Party So, where did this all start? Let’s take a trip down memory lane and remember the history of bachelor party! First off, what is a bucks party? For the sake of those who are not familiar with what it is, a bucks party is defined as a celebration of a guy’s marriage and making the most fun out of his last few days of being a bachelor. In an article by How Stuff Works, a proper bachelor party is some kind of rite of passage of a man from singlehood to a married life, and not really about manliness but it’s said to be more about bonding with close friends and family. Photo: rawpixel.com via Pexels You might be wondering why a bucks party has different terms in other countries. It’s commonly known as the bachelor party in many countries such as America, and it’s called a stag party in the U.K., Ireland and Canada. A modern day bucks party is widely known to be associated with naughty activities such as gambling and poker nights, and lap dances or flirting. Why? Well, the notorious image of bucks party shenanigans started way back in the 5th century when Spartan soldiers hosted dinners and proposed a toast in honour of the groom. In other sources, it was said that bachelor parties before involved black-tie dinners which is usually organized by the groom’s father with toasts to the groom and bride. Since then, it grew more boisterous as people learned to be more creative in the bucks party planning. The more recent traditions of bucks parties such as humiliation, intimate lap dancing, and excessive drinking & partying became a pre wedding celebration staple for guys in the 70’s-80’s comedy films. Much later, women have also came up with their own version of this pre wedding events: the bachelorette party. Traditionally, women are limited to bridal showers only. It’s a party wherein each guest will give gifts to the bride, hang out together and have fun. These gifts are for parenthood or for the married life that she’s getting into. If you’re pretty active online, there are a lot of prominent people who have gone very publicly about their bachelor and bachelorette parties which is pretty fun & amusing to witness. Photo: Isabella Mendes via Pexels As crazy bucks party ideas continue to flourish — flying out to Vegas or Bali or some other dream destination, ultimate poker game night, bar hopping, intense night to morning parties, etc. — it is important to know that it is a goodbye celebration of the groom to his single life, and to relieve himself from wedding jitters. It’s a perfect time to bond with all his best buds, talk all night, have fun, play games, and make unforgettable memories. Bucks Party 2019 Checklist Here to help you with the party planning, take a look at this checklist to keep you on track! Photo: Pixabay via Pexels Boundaries – Different bride & grooms have different preferences, and as the organizer of this event, you have to know the limits. Make sure to be aware of the dos & don’ts of the couple because you don’t want either of them on a bad mood if you make either of them do something they don’t want to! Budget – Before you confirm any bookings, make sure that the guests are okay with the budget. Not everyone is financially capable to spend a lot of something that isn’t in the budget so it’s a good idea to get a say from everyone. This is a nice way to ensure that everyone is comfortable with it. Time – When you’re done with the boundaries and budget, figure out when you want to hold the party. Here’s a pro tip that we’ve all learned from the movies, do not hold bachelor parties a day before the wedding. It is guaranteed not a good idea unless you decide to have a peaceful spa night. Pre wedding celebrations are best done a few weeks or maybe even months before the actual wedding. That will give all the guests and the groom ample time to recover and step right back into reality. Location – Depending on the budget, you can find the perfect place for the celebration. It can be a private function room, a beach location, rent a relaxing rest house, or pay a party planning service that specialises on bucks parties!   Photo: Pixabay via Pexels Speaking of event organising that specialises on bucks parties, here’s a treat for you! Many guys just love games, so why not have a poker night themed bucks party with us at Poker Deluxe! Have a hassle free party planning here — gorgeous girls, five star poker games, equipment & props, as well as the location are all covered. You could even choose from the bucks party packages available for you! With Poker Deluxe, it’s like bringing Las Vegas to Australia! Now ain’t that a great deal? With that said, you can leave all the party planning to the bucks party specialists while you can focus on the invites and guests! Now that you have more time on your hands, why don’t you enjoy a glass of wine and a movie marathon playing The Bachelor Party and The Hangover? We never know, it could inspire to add some twist to your event to make it even more exciting!

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Here’s What Really Happens At A Bachelor Party

A night to celebrate a man’s last few days of freedom before tying the knot – that is a bachelor party. When planning a special night for a groom, the two staples of every bachelor party idea are girls and booze. This “no girlfriends allowed” night will surely be one for the memory. If you think about it, what do guys really do at a bucks party? What really goes down in a bachelor party full of guys and booze? Check out 7 things that really happen in bachelor party events! What Happens At Bachelor Party Events 1) Surprisingly sex is nowhere to be found, and sometimes the groom goes missing too. Contrary to popular belief, there isn’ t actual sex in bachelor parties. It’s more about drinking than actually playing around with the girls. Although bachelor parties are almost always associated with sex, it only highlights the idea of sex, not the actual thing. It is said that all the single guys push the taken guys into doing something that would get them in trouble with their girlfriends.  Don’t give in to the temptations, boys! Tip for girlfriends: Before letting the boyfriend go into the bachelor party, honestly tell him what makes you uncomfortable so that he knows what to avoid. Because bachelor parties are more on getting the groom drunk it’s a good idea that someone is delegated the honorable task of keeping an eye on him, or else the rest of the men will face the wrath of the bride to be. 2) It’s a party to relive the good old days. A lot of bachelor parties are all about hanging out just like in high school or in college. Some parties will be just as wild as it was before, but some men like to keep it chill. As people get older, they tend to get tamer. Many, if not all, of the groom’s friends, will gang up on him and mock him to the fullest. It’s just for fun of course because a little fun doesn’t hurt, right? Just beware of possible injuries, no one likes an injured groom or best man wearing a cast during the wedding! 3) Boys will be boys. One minute everyone’s enjoying the night and then the next thing you know, two guys will suddenly just get into a fist fight for whatever reason. With guys, there will always be games or some kind of battle to show off their strength and to feed their ego. It can be through an arm-wrestling match, a friendly sparring, a hilarious belly flop contest, or a video game one on one. However, even if things get intense between two guys, it will all be okay at the end of the day. That’s just how it is with men. In general, after the games or a bad conflict, bachelor parties won’t end up in cut off relationships. Bros will be bros no matter what, and there will undoubtedly be the manly hugs and apologies that is not always seen. 4) There’s one guy that everyone gets annoyed with. Yes, all the guys at the party get drunk or intoxicated. It’s all fun and games until that one guy takes it too far with all the jokes & teasing and ruins all the good vibes of the bachelor party weekend. Whether it’s doing all kinds of crazy things out of drunkenness or going way overboard the teasing with girls, there’s always that one annoying guy who will get too loud and naughty for his own good. 5) The taken guys are surprisingly excellent & loyal boyfriends/husbands. It’s surprising how guys support each other in being behaved – not flirting around with other girls, not drinking too much, and updating there girlfriends on whatever is going on at the moment. Even though guys tease each other with girls and booze, they wouldn’t go too far to make you do something that might put your relationship at risk. #Respect 6) The morning after is a disaster. A bachelor party’s aftermath is so much worse than the parties back in high school and college. The bad hangover and a severe episode of vomiting are bound to happen. For the parties that are spent at a hotel suite or in the groom’s house, they say that you could really cringe from the mess that is the place. The guys will be seen passed out on different areas of the room and smelling like cigarettes and alcohol. Yikes! 7) Sometimes, it’s about gambling and drinks. Another bachelor party idea is to spend the night at a casino like a poker night party. Gambling and drinks are also a great pair when it comes to men’s parties. It’s great for those guys who aren’t the wild kind, but still knows how to have fun differently. No matter how things end up, spending a night with the guys will always be a time to remember. There’s also no better way to spend the last few days of your singleness and freedom than with the people who have been with you from the start. Friendships are precious relationships to treasure, and the best way to do that is through a banging bucks party that involves living the time of your lives before starting a new one – the marriage life – with their special person.

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Bucks Parties at X-Golf

Poker Deluxe is excited to announce that they have just partnered with X-Golf Australia to offer a range of buck’s party packages across 3 major cities in Australia! Teaming up with X-Golf Marion in Adelaide, X-Golf Macarthur in Sydney, and X-Golf Malvern in Melbourne, Poker Deluxe can now offer the ultimate buck’s party entertainment package that combines all your favourite things including golf, poker, games, beer, and of course gorgeous ladies, all in one convenient location and package. X-Golf Malvern and X-Golf Marion are both located within a stone’s throw of the city, so getting to and from your next other locations is simple, and as an added benefit, if you book a package you will get exclusive use of the entire venue for the duration of your event, so no need to share the simulators or worry about other people getting in your way. X-Golf is Australia’s newest and fastest growing indoor golf simulator franchise, and it is quickly becoming a household name among golf enthusiasts.  With custom built modern facilities, and state-of-the-art golf simulators that use hundreds of camera’s and sensors for precise accuracy, you can be sure that you are getting the most realistic golf experience short of actually being out on the course.  All venues also come with sports on the screens and a fully licensed bar.  You can either put your skills to the test with a variety of challenges and games on the virtual driving range (such as longest drive, nearest the pin etc.) or tee it up on some of the most famous courses in Australia and the world including RACV Royal Pines in Queensland and Kingston Heath in Victoria. Not only do you get the modern, state of the art, custom-built venue to yourself, but the team at Poker Deluxe will come in and run your very own poker tournament.  They provide all the tables, chips, cards and accessories you need and get it all set-up for you.  And since it’s a bucks party and the last thing you want is people standing around, they will seat half the group at the poker table while the other half play on the golf simulators, then swap around so the other half get a go playing golf or playing poker, with the top 4 from each heat of the poker making it through to the final round in the last hour. Just to top the package off, 4 FREE drinks are included in the price (excluding Malvern which is an add-on), with the option to purchase more direct with the venue if you want.  If not, guests can buy their own drinks from the fully stocked bar located on-site. So if you’re looking for a package full of fun activities and non-stop entertainment to keep your guests going, this is the package for you. To enquire about this great package or find out more information, click the link below for your city or contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or email [email protected]    

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Middle Park Bowling Club

Just in time for the start of the wedding season, and perfect for the warmer months of spring and summer, Poker Deluxe has just partnered with Middle Park Bowling Club to offer an awesome buck’s party package full of activities to keep everyone entertained and send the buck off in style! Perfect for those that are looking for a bucks that combines a fun, outdoor afternoon activity to soak up the sun and have a laugh, followed by some dinner and an evening of poker with gorgeous girls, you can sit back and relax as Poker Deluxe plan the entire day from start to finish so you don’t have to lift a finger.  In fact the hardest thing you will have to do is choose your beautiful poker dealers and waitresses from the list of available ladies. Your day will start off in the afternoon, anytime you want, at Middle Park Bowling Club.  The club is conveniently located on Canterbury Road right next to Albert Park Lake, close to public transport and only 5 minutes from the CBD if you plan on kicking on afterwards.  As you arrive, your entire group will enjoy a pot of beer or cider as you settle in. Once everyone’s there, it’s time to head out to the greens for 1-2 hours of barefoot bowls.  The perfect activity to relax, have a laugh, enjoy a drink, and have a bit of competition without getting dirty and sweaty, you will love the atmosphere and the incredible facilities of Middle Park Bowling Club, widely renowned as one of Melbourne’s finest bowling clubs. After everyone’s worked up an appetite from the bowling, it’s time to fire up the barbie and enjoy a good old fashioned sausage sizzle dinner.  Poker Deluxe will provide plenty of snags, bread, and sauce.  All you have to do is cook it using the facilities provided. As the sun sets, and once everyone’s fed, it’s time to head inside to the private function room and settle in for your very own private poker tournament.  Hosted by your very own professional tournament director, it’s time to bet, raise, bluff and go all-in until a winner is crowned.  And if that wasn’t enticing enough, the cards will be dealt by your hand-picked female dealer wearing nothing but some sexy lingerie. Don’t worry if you do go all-in and lose though, as Poker Deluxe will also provide you a free beer pong table and everything you need to play.  All you need to do is fill up the cups.  Or better yet, get your lovely lingerie waitress to fill them for you! So if you’re sick of attending bucks parties where you just stand around in a pub drinking, and you want to give the buck one last hurrah, this is the perfect package for you.  With no shortage of things to do, and the day planned down to the minute by your personal bucks party planner, none of the guests will ever be bored or wondering what’s next. Contact the team at Poker Deluxe on 1300 1 POKER to find out more about this package or view more Melbourne Bucks ideas

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Adelaide Bucks Parties at The Taxpayer

Poker Deluxe has just partnered with another of Adelaide’s most popular venues to offer a range of poker packages for bucks parties, corporate events and social occasions. The Taxpayer is well known as one of Adelaide’s premier burger bars and also offers an extensive selection of beer and cider both on tap and from the can and bottle.  They also offer a range of wines from the world famous South Australia wine regions and a long list of classic and modern cocktails if you wish to opt for something a little fancier. Located conveniently opposite Victoria Square with spectacular views of the square from the licensed outdoor area, The Taxpayer is perfect for your next function.  From groups as small as 20 to groups as large as 100, when you book your next function at The Taxpayer, you will get exclusive use of the entire venue for the night! Your party will start off with a seated dinner, where all the boys will get to choose from 4 burgers on the menu served with fries.  Once that’s been polished off and everyone is fed and satisfied, Poker Deluxe will set-up and run your very own 3 hour poker tournament.  They provide everything you need so you don’t have to lift a finger.  Tables, chips, cards, accessories, and even gorgeous topless poker dealers that you will get to hand pick yourself.  They will also provide a medal for the winner of the poker tournament to go along with the bragging rights. And if you’re not too good at poker, don’t worry, because Poker Deluxe will also throw in a beer pong table and all the accessories you need to play in case you get knocked out of the tournament early.  We can even arrange a sexy topless waitress to get the beer and fill up the cups for you! The best part of this package though, is that it includes 4 hours of unlimited beer, cider, and soft drink.  So you won’t have to worry about paying for your drinks through the dinner or through the poker as it’s all included as part of the package. You are also more than welcome to stay at the venue after the poker tournament finishes, as you will get exclusive use of the venue for the whole night (conditions apply).  The package also includes use of the in house audio-visual equipment such as TV’s, a projector screen, and an extensive music selection.  Or you can bring your own music to play through the venue’s sound system. This really is the perfect bucks’ package!  Burgers, booze, boobs, beer pong, and poker!  What more could you possible want in a bucks party? To enquiry about this great package or find out more information contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or email [email protected]

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Sydney Bucks Parties at Friend In Hand Pub

Are you sick of attending bucks parties where there’s nothing to do and everyone just stands around in a pub drinking for 4 hours?  If so, Poker Deluxe have the perfect buck’s party package for you.  They have just combined forces with the Friend in Hand pub in Glebe, on the outskirts of Sydney’s CBD to offer the ultimate man-cave bucks party. With art-deco styling, as well as memorabilia and knick knacks adorning almost every inch of wall space throughout the venue, Friend in Hand is one of Sydney’s most iconic watering holes.  They offer a wide selection of craft beer as well as your more mainstream brews, as well as a fully equipped bistro offering bar snacks, mains, and some amazing burgers! As part of the package that Poker Deluxe offers, you and your entire group will get exclusive use of the entire upstairs function room for the duration of your party.  This is not just any old function room though, it’s more like a buck’s party paradise.  Not only will you get your own fully stocked bar with 6 beers on tap, the room comes fitted out with 2 pool tables, a full size ping pong table, pin ball machine, 2 flat screen TV’s, a 2.4 metre projector screen, and a PA system with video jukebox and over 3000 songs (or you can bring your own music too). On top of all those activities to keep everyone entertained, the room all has dedicated restrooms and outdoor smoking area as well as a dance floor and stage for any shows you may be inclined to arrange for the buck. You won’t even have to worry about paying for your drinks on the night as the package includes 3 hours of unlimited beer, craft beer, wine, and soft drink, as well as plenty of delicious man sized finger food to keep the boys fed. And finally, to top it all off and make it a night to remember, Poker Deluxe will arrange for your own private poker tournament.  Sit down and enjoy the casino quality tables and equipment as the cards get dealt by your gorgeous topless dealer.  Bet, bluff and bully until there is just one person who left who will be crowned the winner! But don’t worry if you do get knocked out early.  Not only do you have all the other games in the room, but Poker Deluxe will also provide a free beer-pong table so you can keep the drinks flowing.  They will provide everything you need to play, including cups and balls, so all you have to do is fill up the cups with the FREE BEER as part of your package.  Or even better, ask your sexy topless waitress to fill them up and get involved in the games. There really isn’t a more fun bucks party  package out there, so if you think that this might be the perfect way to send the buck off before he gets hitched, contact the team at Poker Deluxe to find out some more information and pricing for this package.  You can call them at 1300 1 POKER or VIEW THE PACKAGE HERE and submit a quote request.

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Poker Deluxe @ Pinball Paradise

In their newest venue partnership, Poker Deluxe is excited to announce that they have joined forces with one of Melbourne’s coolest function spaces, Pinball Paradise. A function space that will please any buck, Pinball Paradise and Poker Deluxe have combined to offer a bucks party package that will no doubt be one of their most popular. Located at the top end of Queen Street, in order to find Pinball Paradise, you must first enter through the ground floor bar, Island Somewhere. Once inside, you will find a funky little bar, lounge area and beer garden, but no sign of a function room anywhere. That is, until you push the skull on the bookshelf opposite the bar. This will reveal a hidden staircase that will take you up to your very own private function space, Pinball Paradise. Once upstairs, the room is alit with 13 pristine condition pinball machines all flashing, waiting to be played. There are the classics including Dirty Harry, Terminator 2, Star Wars and Ghostbusters, as well as more modern machines including Game of Thrones. Not only will you get private use of all 13 pinball machines, but the room also has it’s own private bar and rest rooms so you won’t even have to leave the room. And if this isn’t enough, there are also 3 TV screens and a Nintendo 64 so you can play classics like Mario Kart 64 and Goldeneye 64 for ultimate bragging rights. Poker Deluxe has teamed up with Pinball Paradise to offer the ultimate bucks’ party package all in the one place so you don’t have to stress about booking venue’s, drinks, activities, girls etc. They do it all for you! As part of this incredible package, you will get exclusive use of the entire function room for 3 hours, Terminator 2 and Dirty Harry on FREE PLAY as well as unlimited Nintendo 64 (other machines all available to play at a cost), a 3 hour drink package consisting of unlimited tap beer and cider, and plenty of chips and wedges to snack on once you get hungry from all the gaming. And to make sure everyone is kept entertained, while half the group is playing on the machines, the other half will be treated to a poker tournament dealt by Poker Deluxe’s sexy topless dealers. They then swap so everyone gets a go at playing poker with the top 4 from each round going through to the grand final. Just to top it off, you have the option to add a gorgeous topless waitress to serve and pour your drinks so you won’t even have to leave the pinball machines or poker table to get a drink. Surely there’s not much better than that! The best part? This package only has a minimum of 15 guests required, perfect for smaller groups, and is also one of Poker Deluxe’s cheapest packages, so it’s not hard to imagine it will book out quickly! For more information, you can contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or click to view the Pinball Paradise Melbourne Bucks Party Package.

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The Robroy Hotel – Adelaide Bucks Venue

Poker Deluxe is excited to announce its latest partnership with the Rob Roy hotel in Adelaide.  Set in the middle of Adelaide’s CBD, just a few short blocks from Rundle Mall, the Rob Roy Hotel has been around since 1840 and is one of Adelaide’s most iconic hotels.  Boasting several dedicated function spaces, as well as a sports bar, gaming room, and one of Australia’s finest selections of scotches and cigars, the Rob Roy hotel is the ultimate venue for a bucks party the lads will be talking about for a long time! The Rob Roy Hotel and Poker Deluxe can tailor a package no matter what you are after for your buck’s party.  The Queen St ballroom is the most suitable space with its private bar, black and white styling, copper finishes and audio connectivity. Poker Deluxe will provide everything you need for an unforgettable night. Casino quality poker tables, chips, cards, tournament software, a professional male poker host and a medal for the winner, is all included in the package.  Don’t worry if you get knocked out either, Poker Deluxe will bring along a beer pong table so you can keep the fun going. Last but certainly not least, Poker Deluxe will ensure all the guys have a memorable evening by providing a sexy topless poker dealer on each table.  And if you’re wanting to go all out, you can easily add a topless waitress to keep the drinks flowing or a strip show to spoil the buck one more time before he takes the plunge! Also included in this awesome package is a 3 hour food and beverage package consisting of unlimited beers, soft drink and juice as well as delicious souvlaki skewers, pizza slices, wedges, mini schnitzels and spring rolls through your event. An awesome venue, private function space, unlimited drinks, delicious food, fully hosted poker tournament, beer pong table and gorgeous ladies dealing the poker and serving your drinks….what more could you possibly want for a bucks night? To enquiry about The Rob Roy Hotel Package or find out more information, click here or contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or email [email protected]

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Campari House Melbourne does Poker Bucks Parties

If you are looking for a unique bucks party venue that is renowned as one of Melbourne’s trendiest bars and restaurants, we have found the place for you.  In its latest partnership, Poker Deluxe has teamed up with Campari House in the middle of Melbourne’s bustling CBD to offer you an all-inclusive bucks party package that will leave all your guests talking about it for months! Positioned perfectly on Hardware Lane between Bourke Street and Little Bourke Street, Campari House is surrounded by some of Melbourne’s coolest and most sought after bars and clubs, meaning there are plenty of places to kick on afterwards if you’re not ready for the night to end. Campari House is a truly multi-faceted venue that can cater for whatever you’re after.  There is an award winning restaurant on the ground floor with alfresco dining, a lounge room where you can stimulate your taste buds from an eclectic collection of classic and contemporary cocktails, and a rooftop bar where you can unwind with a drink as the sun goes down and take in Melbourne’s amazing city skyline. Of course these areas are all open to the public, so when you book your buck’s party at Campari House through Poker Deluxe, you will get exclusive use of your own private function space for the entire night.  Campari House will keep you full with a delicious 2 course meal prior to your poker event as well as a 3 hour unlimited drinks package including beer, wine and soft drink.  Then Poker Deluxe will provide poker tables, chips, cards and a professional host to co-ordinate the tournament as well gorgeous topless dealers to deal the poker and keep the guys focused!  Don’t worry if you get knocked out early either, they bring out a beer pong table so you can play that when you lose all your chips. You’re more than welcome to stay in the function room for the whole night, but should some of the guys start to get bored, you also get free entry into the Men’s Gallery which is just around the corner. Don’t get stuck in a dingy dive bar for your bucks party, speak to the team at Poker Deluxe about having it at Campari House, one of Melbourne’s coolest and most fashionable bars.  What’s even better is that Poker Deluxe arrange the whole thing.  Venue, food, drinks, poker, girls and more, it’s all included in one package so no need to deal with multiple companies and agencies! For more information, you can contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or email [email protected]

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Bucks Parties @ GPO Hotel Brisbane

Poker Deluxe has announced its latest venue partnership in Brisbane with the GPO Hotel. The new package offers a premier bucks party experience at one of Brisbane’s most iconic venues. Set on the bustling Ann Street strip in the Fortitude Valley precinct and close to some of the CBD’s most famous nightclubs and bars, GPO is easily accessibly being just a 5 minute cab ride from the CBD centre and a 15 minute cab ride from Brisbane airport. Perfect if you’re only in town for a short time! GPO is not only known for its Victorian Italianate style architecture, but also for its themed spaces and rooms that create the feel of almost having a venue inside a venue. You can choose from Casa Latina on the ground floor if you’re looking for an authentic Latin experience with cocktails, Latin beers, spirits, South American inspired bar snacks, and smooth Latin beats playing around the clock. If you’re after a slightly more ‘sophisticated’ experience, you could head over to The Manhattan Lounge, also on the ground floor, where you will find a floor to ceiling mural of downtown Manhattan. Here you can sip on New York inspired cocktails whilst listening to funky vocal house inspired by New York’s world famous bars and clubs. With private access, private bar and easy kitchen access, this space is perfect for your buck’s party! Together with GPO, Poker Deluxe is now offering a bucks party package for the perfect bucks experience. You will get exclusive use of a function room for 3 hours, as well as a 3 hour unlimited beverage package including house spirits, beer, wine, and soft drink. You won’t go hungry either with a party platter, nibbles platter and antipasto served throughout your event. With the venue sorted, Poker Deluxe provide the entertainment with a live poker tournament coordinated by a professional host along with casino quality tables, chips, cards and software. And if you’re really wanting to give your buck an experience to remember, you can add some gorgeous topless dealers or a topless waitress for a night you won’t ever forget! For more information, you can contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER or click to view more Brisbane Bucks Party Packages.

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The Grand Hotel Pool Room Sydney

Poker Deluxe announces its latest venue partnership with The Grand Hotel in Sydney. Located smack bang in the heart of Sydney CBD, The Grand Hotel sprawls over three floors with great bars and traditional pub accommodation, the Grand’s prime location is within 200 metres of Sydney Harbour and walking distance from many iconic sightseeing destinations. An inviting ground floor oak-panelled bar is complimented by the maritime-themed 30 Knots on the first floor with a decadent menu to match. The Pool Room is located on level 2 of the venue. It boasts two pool tables, a lounge area, a cranking juke box and a large plasma screen. The Pool Room is the perfect blend of casual pub style atmosphere combined with first class food and beverage service. This space can accommodate up to 60 guests and is an ideal space for Poker Deluxe to host their private bucks parties. In association with The Grand Hotel, Poker Deluxe are offering a poker bucks party which comprises of exclusive use of the Pool Room function room, a live poker tournament coordinated by a professional bucks party host, topless dealers, food package options and access to the pool tables. There is only a $1500 min spend on food and drink and a small security charge of $180. There is also the option to add some naughty extras such as topless waitresses and a range of strip shows to suit. For more information give Poker Deluxe a call on 1300 1Poker View more Bucks Party Packages in Sydney

Poker Deluxe Bucks Parties at The Occidental Hotel Sydney

For over 3 years Poker Deluxe has utilised The Occidental Hotel as one of it’s preferred venues for bucks parties in Sydney. The Occidental is a Victorian Regency Style Hotel and is the oldest building in Wynyard Square; its resurrection dating back to 1850. Conveniently located in the heart of the CBD at 43 York St, Sydney just minutes from Wynyard Station, The Occidental is one of the last five surviving hotels of this style and its foundations are now Heritage Listed. The hotel retained its original functions into the 1980’s when three floors were adapted for use as a restaurant, a function room and accommodation rooms. The vintage hotel is comprised of 2 bars, a bistro and gaming facilities on its ground floor, the popular Fairmont Restaurant on its first floor, the versatile function room on its second and of course its budget apartments for rent on the third floor. It is inside the large function room where you can throw a private party for your best mate’s last hurrah. It comes with a fully equipped with a stocked bar as well as equipment facilities available for use free of charge. (AV, Audio etc). With no room hire and only a $1000 minimum spend, it’s the perfect spot for a bucks party in Sydney. With the help of Poker Deluxe who can arrange everything for you, they have packages from Tame to Raunchy and anything in between. The standard package would come included with professional poker tables and all accessories. A bucks party host to run the night. Topless poker dealers and the option for topless waitresses and / or strip shows. And to top it all off a beer pong table to use for the duration of the event when players are eliminated from the poker game. For more information give Poker Deluxe a call on 1300 1Poker or click to view The Occidental Hotel Bucks Party Package

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The Great Britain Hotel Richmond

Poker Deluxe is pleased to announce a partnership with the Great Britain Hotel. The Great Britain Hotel is situated in Richmond, Melbourne, not far from the East Richmond station. With cheap beers and shots advertised at the bar they let you know right away this pub is aimed squarely at the young and alternative. The interior is dark and funky, featuring carpeted floors, pool, pinball and Big Buck Hunter in a room plastered with band posters and old couches in a little alcove overlooked by a huge praying mantis mural. . It has a laid back, relaxed atmosphere and offers craft beers among other drinks at a traditional stone bar. It also has a pool table and open fireplace inside, as well as a funky beer garden out the back. The Great Britain also offers a full menu with a focus on British style food. Burgers, beer battered onion rings, beef tacos, curry, ham hock nuggets, an assortment of deserts including ice cream and ‘boozy milkshakes’ are all on offer, among many other dishes. The Great Britain Hotel plays host to a number of parties and functions in their cool exclusive underground function room. Poker Deluxe have teamed up with The GB Hotel to bring you a bucks party poker night where you really feel the part in the underground setting. The Bucks Party package comprising of a live poker tournament, topless poker dealers, 3 hour drinks package, finger food, and a beer pong table for extra entertainment and topless waitresses and strip shows can also be added to mix. The bucks party poker night package includes free delivery to the venue, professional equipment including tables, cards and chips, and a tournament host to run the event. For more information contact Poker Deluxe on 1300 1POKER. View more Melbourne Bux Night Party ideas

The Local Hotel Port Melbourne

Poker Deluxe announces a new partnership with The Local Hotel in Port Melbourne. Situated in the bustling Bay Street in Port Melbourne, The Local is a lively pub and a favourite among those who enjoy a drink and a good time. The Local is a two-floor setup with a cozy bar downstairs where live sports can be watched while enjoying some traditional pub grub and sipping on an ice cold beer, and it has a large function room upstairs where private parties can be held for those who want to enjoy a more intimate setting or get together. The pub itself is a traditional British style, but it also features a lounge and smoking terrace. The bar offers a range of draught beers from around the world and there’s a great selection of food on offer, served up by an in-house chef. For those looking for a bucks party venue to host a farewell bash for a mate who’s about to tie the knot, The Local makes for an ideal location. Poker Deluxe have an idea to make it something extra special. In partnership with The Local, Poker Deluxe are offering a Bucks Party Poker Night, which comprises of a live poker tournament held by a professional bucks party host, topless dealers, a 3 hours drinks package, plenty of finger food to nibble on, and a beer pong table to use for the duration of the event as an extra for the lads who get eliminated early. The package includes all of the above, as well as free delivery to the venue, all the gear needed to make the night go smoothly including poker tables, chips, cards and poker tournament software, plus a pro tournament host to keep the fun rolling and the event moving forward. You can also add some naughty extras such as topless waitresses and a range of strip shows to suit. As a bonus, this package also includes entry into the Centrefold strip club, ensuring the night will end with a bang. For more information give Poker Deluxe a call on 1300 1Poker View more Melbourne bucks night packages

Poker Deluxe Partners with Golfzon Melbourne

Golfzon Melbourne has a mission: to take the solitary game of golf and turn it into an exciting, social experience in the heart of Melbourne city. Golfzon Melbourne offers the chance to enjoy the real golf experience from their indoor lounge on King Street. With multiple simulators utilizing technology which is approved by the Korean national golf team, the experience feels true to life with superior graphics making it all the more real. For those with no golfing experience, Golfzon also offers a team of coaches to help players up their game. The head coach is Baden Schaff, a veteran coach who has taught across the world from London to Singapore, whose reputation proceeds him across Australia. Baden and the team will be sure to take care of you if you’re a seasoned pro or a newbie who can’t keep the ball on the fairway. Golfzon also offers a fully stocked bar and food to facilitate parties. A range of drinks including beers, wines and spirits are available and a kitchen offers a selection of meals and snacks. Groups are not only welcome but encouraged. Golfzon also offers private golf lessons as well as parties, so if you attend or hold a party and fall in love with the game you’ll be able to practice without leaving the city and without the expense of green fees at a club. Poker Deluxe is happy to announce we are teaming up with Golfzon to bring you a bucks party experience you’ll remember for years. If you fancy competing against your best mates at golf and poker at the same time while enjoying some drinks in this classy city venue, give us a call now and we’ll make it happen! Click here to view the Golfzon Poker Bucks Package.

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Poker Deluxe teams with Grid Bar Perth for Bucks Parties

Every once in a while something truly different pops up in the nightlife and entertainment scene in Perth. The Grid Bar in Northbridge is certainly that. Poker Deluxe have formed an alliance with the up-and-coming bucks party venue to bring you an event to remember. Sitting in the heart of Perth’s lively entertainment district, The Grid Bar is a new concept bar dedicated to bringing F1 and motor racing to all. How do they plan to do it? Through life-sized racing simulators right in the middle of bar. The idea is unique, combining events such as birthday parties, corporate events, bucks parties and other with a shot of something different, allowing those attending to jump into any of the 8 race car simulators and select any of the 50 Grand Prix tracks to race on. The selection of tracks has been programmed to be exactly as they are in real life and in such a way that any two or more players can race each other in any combination on any track. You can race one-on-one or in an eight-man free for all. The Grid have also made sure that the cars and life-sized pedals are adjustable and anyone of any size will be able to enjoy the experience together. They plan to take things even further by creating regular tournaments, competitions and leagues. If racing is your thing, you might just become a regular. Simulated racetrack driving isn’t all that’s on offer at The Grid, though. Live sports events from Fox Sports are shown on large screen TV’s and gourmet food is available fresh from the grill. Wash it down with a few of your favourite drinks, and a night at The Grid could be a winner. Corporate events, birthday parties, bucks parties and any other celebrations will be able to book the place out exclusively upon request. Poker Deluxe has teamed up with The Grid Bar to bring a Bucks Party package that’s sure to be different. With exclusive use of the bar, food and drinks provided, a poker table with a lingerie dealer, lingerie waitresses a dedicated bucks party host to run the evening and even beer pong, this is an event that’s sure to be a hit with entertainment overload. View more Perth Bucks Party Ideas

Limerick Arms Hotel Venue Melbourne

One of Poker Deluxe’s favoured bucks party location in Melbourne, The Limerick Arms Hotel is the ideal venue for your best friends last hoorah! Located smack bang in the middle of South Melbourne on the very trendy Clarendon Street, The Limerick Arms Hotel is the perfect launching point for the rest of your night of shenanigans and bucks party traditions. Around the corner from Kittens Strip club and walking distance from Crown Casino and the rest of Melbourne CBD, you cant go wrong having your bucks party here. The Limerick Arms Hotel has partnered with Poker Deluxe to bring you an all-inclusive bucks party package that is very reasonably priced on a per head basis so there is one payment and everything is covered for the night. Your bucks party package will include your own private function room upstairs, private bar and large screen tv’s with live sports. 3 hours finger food and drinks (beer, wine, soft drink). A bucks party host to run the show with quality poker tables, beer pong table, gorgeous topless poker dealers, cheeky topless waitresses and the option of a tame or raunchy strip show. The function room can cater from anywhere up to 50 guests so is the perfect size for a bucks party. You also have the ability to play your own party tunes to keep the boys (and/or girls) entertained. Contact Poker Deluxe now to find out more about pricing and availability to book your next bucks party at the Limerick Arms Hotel. View more Bucks Party ideas in Melbourne  

The Bull and Bear Tavern Melbourne

One of Poker Deluxe’s most popular bucks party venues in Melbourne, The Bull and Bear Tavern is the perfect bar for your best mates last swan song. Located right in the heart of the CBD in Melbourne, tucked away just down Flinders lane, it’s a great spot to start the night and then kick-on at Crown Casino or another of our favourite hangouts; Centrefold Lounge strip club. The best thing about the Bull and Bear tavern is that it’s suited to small and larger bucks parties, but without breaking the budget. Sure it’s not the penthouse cigar lounge at the Bellagio casino in Las Vegas, but the beauty of that is if you do get a little loud, spill a few drinks or dress the buck in ladies attire, you’re not going to get kicked to the curb. With tasty finger food and cheap drinks, especially for city prices, it’s the perfect bucks party venue in the man cave; known as the Tavern bar. You’ll pay NO venue hire and NO minimum bar spend, making it ideal for even the smallest of groups. You can fit up to four poker tables with topless dealers no problem at all or you can go with 1 or 2 tables and rotate players. For example: The first group of guys play poker for the first hour, while the others play some pool, beer pong or just relax and have a chat. Then the groups swap for the 2nd hour. Then we get the top 4 or 5 players from each round (usually we try to keep the buck in) to playoff for the final hour and see who claims the trophy and ultimate bucks party bragging rights. Your group will have exclusive use of the Basement function room for the duration of your event which features: 2 pool tables, jukebox & iPod dock, pinball machines, darts board, finger food & bistro dining, private bar. We even provide a free beer pong table to keep the boys entertained once they’ve tried bluffing one too many times and finished with poker. You’ll have everything you need for an epic battle including the table, cups and balls, all you have to do is fill them with beer. Or better yet get your topless waitress to fill the cups! Poker Deluxe holds literally 100’s of bucks parties here every year and boy do we have some stories to tell. But don’t worry, what happens on the bucks stays on the bucks! So here are some great laughs from our bucks party ideas at the Bull and Bear Tavern: • Chaz or Chad – one of our buck’s name was Chad and so his best man printed a bunch of pictures that only showed the hairline or nose of the person in the photo. Guests had to pick if the person in the photo was Chad (the buck) or Chaz Bono (Cher’s transgender child). • Grandfather “Blue” – if you’ve ever seen the movie Old School with Frank the Tank played by Will Ferrell, then you should remember his 90 year old fraternity hopeful “old man Blue”. Well let’s just say Old Blue had never been so alive and eyes wide open as when Portia laid across his lap and gave him body shots. • Fancy dress for the Buck – with too many to mention, we’ve seen every form of public degradation that costumes can provide a buck. From ballerinas to nurses, fairies to princesses and even a gorilla suit with a ball and chain. Fancy dress is always more fun for the guests than the man of honour. View more Bucks Night Ideas in Melbourne

Bucks Party Planning Essentials

So your best mate and partner in crime for the last 20yrs has decided to crossover and start a married life of bliss, yeah right! Well whether you do or don’t like his lady of choice, this is not the question, as you’ve been bestowed the honour of being his best man and therefore the epic task of organising and finding bucks party ideas for the best bucks party. Now, if you’ve never tried to get a bunch of useless blokes together for a boys trip or something of that nature, then you’ll know it’s about as easy as winning triple jump at the Olympics without any feet. check out this great bucks party idea from Norway. Like any best man, you want an awesome but unique bucks party idea for your boy’s last hoorah, while keeping everyone happy, and don’t be surprised if this means the future wife or father-in-law, on the night. So if you want an epic bucks party idea and subsequent adventure that’s jam packed full of good laughs and whatever else you want it to be, then don’t ask the wife for help; simply have a read below. With these helpful bucks party tips and hints, we’ll have you prepared for pulling together a great day and looking after everyone who attends, even that one slightly weird friend in the group who’s really a nice guy but not who you want dating your daughter. 1. Pick A Time And Place Sounds simple but easily forgotten or left too late. Not everyone has a job or family commitment that gives them the flexibility to take off for a bucks party weekend, so determine the wedding date and work backwards. The more time you give guys to arrange time-off, then the more blokes you’ll have on the day. Plus, it gives people a bit of extra time to save up some spending cash for big bash. It might even be a good idea to leave a few weeks between the wedding and the bucks. This means the groom has time to re-grow any missing eyebrows or teeth replaced from the mayhem in time for the big day. Another added bonus is that the groom can sneak in another more low key get together with the boys on the week/weekend before the wedding. It’s important to speak with the Groom and pin down a list of 2-3 dates that works for the Bucks party. Also make a list of names and email addresses for the Bucks guest-list. And finally get an idea of the style of bucks party he wants, for example: a raunchy poker cruise with girls like something out of a Las Vegas strip club or perhaps a little more tasteful like a gentlemen’s game of cards with cigars and beer. IMPORTANT – It’s never too early to start planning the buck’s party and to gather as many bucks party ideas as possible. This means you won’t have problems booking the best venues, as well as having the biggest selection of topless waitresses, poker dealers and showgirls to entertain the lads at the buck’s party. 2. Contact All The Other Groomsmen Don’t be a hero and try to organise it all alone! Speak to the groomsman and use them to assist you in getting the initial bucks party ideas organised. As soon as you know what kind of day the groom wants for his bucks party celebration, start making enquiries to help you get all the info needed, including bucks party venues, bucks adult entertainment, transport, accommodation and any other special requests. It will also help you to establish a rough budget per person. Alternatively, you always contact a bucks party organiser (like the staff at Poker Deluxe) and have them take care of absolutely everything you need for the day, including bucks ideas and activities like poker, indoor golf, bucks cruises and most importantly your Bucks Party Strippers Then you can leave it all to someone else while you bask in the glory for having done a great job! 3. Make A List Of Who’s Coming Get everyone’s email, mobile or even connect via social media. Then create an event feature on Facebook, this is a great tool for getting the whole group on the same page and suggesting any bucks party ideas to make the day that bit more special. With all the guys invited and maybe a quick poll to see which of a few dates work best for everyone, you can really start locking in activities, further bucks party ideas and girls for the boy’s night out. Be sure to make a deadline for RSVP’s, so you can keep the ball rolling, but most importantly it will let you work out a budget for the bucks party. The difference between 10 to 20 guys can mean a big difference in what the group can afford. Its also a great idea to double check with the buck if there are any other guys he might want to invite that he had first forgotten or to fill up spots left by guys who can’t attend. 4. Book A Bucks Poker Package & Get Deposits Off The Guys Decide on the ultimate bucks poker party package and try to be accurate with the guest numbers, but you can always add any late additions closer to the date. Most bucks party planners do require a deposit to secure a venue, staff and any specific ladies you want to book for your event, so it’s never too early to start asking the guys to at least throw $50 into the kitty. By asking for it in instalments, you’ll get a much better response as guys don’t have to fork over the cash in one hit and will get you a better commitment to attend. This avoids the last minute chasing around for confirmations and cash. The best part about a Poker Deluxe bucks party is you can pay the remaining balance on the night itself, so you can still collect from the non-payers even when then rock up to party. 5. Remind The Guys Again & Again & Again 2-weeks before the Bucks send out a reminder to your email guest-list or event page with details of the celebration, include meeting points, starting times, key contact, , any clothing requirements or drinking penalties etc. And basically all that you have to do is pick any girls you want to entertain the lad’s and to show up on the day to send your best mate off in style!

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Bucks Party Tips For The Best Man

A wedding might be the biggest day in a woman’s life, but every man will tell you it’s his Tips for the Best Man: • Create an invite list – This is probably going to be one of the most crucial things you have to do as the best man. It might sound trivial and can easily be pushed aside when planning the day’s events. It’s best to start making the list first, so you can make sure all the guys attending the wedding are invited, plus any other close friends, colleagues and associates that the groom wants at the bucks party are available. A list will also let you work out what kind of activities, facilities, services and entertainment you want, based on the number of people and based on the budget. Also, let’s not forget that it’s not uncommon for the bride’s father and man mountain brothers to sometimes attend these things. So this is another reason (albeit for self-protection) why you need to speak with the buck directly and find out if this is the case and how it might affect or delay the start of the more saucy part of the night. • Don’t hold it the night before the wedding – Make sure you leave plenty of time to recover from the bucks party. Two weeks prior is usually a good time frame, allowing people to sober up, shrug off any injuries and give the body hair the groom may lose a chance to grow back. Holding the bucks celebrations on the same day as the hens party is a good idea. That way both partners will be out enjoying themselves rather than worrying about the other person. Unfortunately, this might make it tough for friends attending from interstate or overseas but enough warning gives everyone the chance to plan travel and take any time off work. The best part is: if one or two of the groom’s mates can’t make it before the wedding, it’s the perfect excuse to have a second bucks party! • Collect any cash before the bucks party – You don’t want to spend the bucks night collecting money from guys and then being remembered as the best man who ruined the night because you lost your wallet in the taxi, thanks to a pile of $5 and $10 notes that made it impossible to close your wallet like you were George on Seinfeld. So make sure you give everyone your bank details and a cut off date to make payment. • Pick and book your venue/s – It is always good to book a room for the main festivities, but if you decide to just hit the town and go to a few pubs or bars, it is worth calling them up in advance. Some places don’t like large groups of guys, so find venues that will happily accommodate you and avoid any potential queues. There’s nothing worse than everyone waiting half an hour and losing their buzz just to get in! If you need help with a venue, the team at Poker Deluxe can organising something no matter how big or small your budget… You can even hold your bucks on a poker boat cruise. • Don’t run out of alcohol – Perhaps the most important thing on the bucks night is that you don’t run out of alcohol! No matter how good the activities are, if you have free flowing booze, everyone will lighten up and have a good time! As the best man, it’s your job to have at least a little stockpile of drinks that can be called upon if the night turns into a big one – or in the emergency that licensed venues have called last drinks. • You can also try our friends at Liquid Infusion and have your drinks and cocktails completely catered for by professional bar staff in your home or private venue. • Plan for food during the day and night – Nearly as important, especially if your party goes all day and into the night. Even ordering pizzas to one of the venues can make sure some alcohol is soaked up so people are re-energised and ready to make the night great. • Look after the buck (kinda) – As the best man, it is your responsibility to make sure the buck gets home in one piece. So get him drunk, and make a fool of him, but don’t go overboard. If you can see he’s getting intoxicated quickly, sneak a few glasses of water into him, ensure he eats throughout the day and make sure he finishes the night with a dirty, greasy filled kebab. • Finally, pick fun activities for the bucks party guests – last but not least is the selection of suitable activities. A poker night with waitresses and professional female dealers is the perfect way to either start your night or as part of an exciting day. At Poker Deluxe we offer a range of bucks party packages, with something to suit everyone’s taste. We can even bring it all to you: the tables, chips, girls and more to create that casino buzz. Or we can help find the perfect venue for your bucks party. You can even have your bucks night in one of our associated strip clubs in Melbourne, Sydney or Adelaide, with free function room, topless dealers and sexy girls all around for the ultimate bucks party experience. You can choose from tame to raunchy and anywhere in between; Poker Deluxe has it all, with a range of exciting and entertaining bucks night party packages that can be tailored to suit your needs. If you’re looking for other activities and tips for the big day, then here is a list of ideas from previous bucks parties we’ve held poker events for: prizes – silly gifts for the guys as they arrive or get knocked out of the poker tournament beer pong – a drinking contest memorabilia – t-shirts, hats and stubby coolers with an embarrassing picture of the groom boat cruise – why not combine it with a Poker Deluxe event and topless dealers/waitresses day at the races – wear your best suit, have a drink, a punt, see the pretty fillies, then finish of with a poker tournament at one of our partnered strip clubs racing – go-karting play golf – get in 18 holes and use a golf cart pimping pad – rent a house in the city or at the beach for a weekend away and we’ll come to you bbq – lunch and pre-drinks at one of the groomsmen’s house pub crawl – visit all the bars the groom frequented when he was single eat meat – go to a top steak restaurant paintball – shoot the groom and his mates in the $%^! go to the footy – dress up and go to the footy or cricket before a night out and poker cricket in the park – play your own one day cricket match with moustaches that would make Booney proud road trip – pile in the van and hit the road for weekend away. To find out more about holding a bucks party for your best mate, then contact one of the experienced staff at Poker Deluxe and you and your mates will have a night to remember. That’s all for now, so from everyone at Poker Deluxe, good luck at the tables and ‘may the flop be with you’