View Full Version : Kickstarter Australia and New Zealand Projects Go Live November 13th

10-15-2013, 09:52 PM
This is some pretty significant news for those of you residing in New Zealand and Australia who want to jump on the Kickstarter bandwagon. Today both sites went live:

In addition, Kickstarter has announced that the first project will go live on November 13th, just about a month away. A few months ago Kickstarter launched in Canada and it has been a huge success with projects bringing in over $3 million so far.

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Drexel Fisher
10-16-2013, 01:31 AM
Awesome about time - we have a lot to offer

11-02-2013, 02:20 PM
Less than 2 weeks left. I noticed a major increase in number of projects listed and funded on Kickstarter when they launched in Canada a few months back. In My opinion this addition should be just as large, if not larger than that launch.

11-03-2013, 03:58 AM
The downside to both Australia and New Zealand is the size of their populations, compared to the US and UK. I think, though, there are enough entrepreneurs in both countries to make Crowdfunding a success.

12-10-2013, 08:18 AM
Yes this is true. I would love to see other European countries added, but I assume the biggest obstacle is the language. Seems like they are adding all the English Language countries for now. I assume eventually they may open hubs for others as well. Indiegogo is opened to pretty much everyone, however it does get a bit annoying viewing projects and finding it is in a language I don't understand. Google translate helps a lot though.