Tuesday 25 September, 2012 - Two best mates have claimed a first division prize of more than $1.5 million from the weekend’s TattsLotto’s $22 Million Superdraw!
The pair, who are lifelong friends, purchased their winning entry from Cobram Lotto at 34 Punt Road, Cobram and have claimed a prize of $1,584,388.43.
When he spoke with Tatts today one of the winning men, both of retirement age, said they couldn’t believe their good fortune.
“We’ve been buying TattsLotto tickets together every week for 20 years, using the same numbers every single time.
“This is the first big win we’ve had, and it is absolutely gorgeous!” he exclaimed.
The man said he now plans to buy a new home and travel extensively.
“At our age, you’ve got to have a bucket list, and I’ll be ticking a lot of things off that list now!
“My wife and I will be going everywhere!”
Throughout Australia, there were fourteen winners who shared in the $22 million Superdraw division one prize pool. There were four winners in Victoria, three each in New South Wales and Western Australia, two in Queensland, and one each in South Australia and Tasmania.
The winning numbers in Saturday TattsLotto draw 3253 on 22 September 2012 were 1, 19, 45, 34, 17 and 32 with the supplementary numbers 38 and 22.
Tatts Public Relations Executive Zoe Knobel said there could be more big winners this week, with large jackpots up for grabs in Oz Lotto and Powerball.
“Tonight Oz Lotto is offering $13 million, while the Powerball jackpot has skyrocketed to $30 million on Thursday! Purchase your entry today for your chance to become the newest member of the Tatts millionaires club.”