are they actually an issue though? other really big sports like F1 with the Australian Grand prix and Tennis with the Australian open don't seem to have any issue in hosting events in Aus and there is a lot more money involved with them then there is in cs.
also look at it from the other side, what you have to put up with for one event is what people from OCE have to put up with for every other event
australia = crowd = views it doesnt matter the timezone
i would be watching the first game around 9pm (if it starts at 3pm there) i think but it would be fine because its the most funny even of the year. pizza boxes
"Gabe Newell said that moving his company to the country is a possibility he has been considering, along with hosting Dota 2 and Counter-Strike Global: Offensive Majors and The International there."