Monday 12 August, 2013 - Queensland had six division one winning entries in the weekend’s Saturday Gold Lotto $20 Million Superdraw, each picking up a division one prize worth $1,052,631.58. Two winning entries were from the Sunshine Coast, three were sold on the Gold Coast and one winning entry was bought in Normanton.
Sunshine Coast woman looking for a new home!
A Sunshine Coast woman was let off the hook by a Golden Casket official with confirmation she was a millionaire after winning a share in division one worth $1,052,631.58 in Saturday Gold Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw.
“I’ve been waiting all my life for this call! I don’t believe you’ve called!” the excited winner exclaimed.
“This is pretty amazing! I decided on the spur-of-the-moment to buy a QuickPick in the Superdraw.
“I haven’t been able to sleep since I checked my ticket after the draw on Saturday night!”
The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, said she plans to share her winnings with her family and buy herself a house.
The winning 18-game QuickPick was purchased online via Tatts.com.
Second winning ticket from the Sunshine Coast
Two local families are celebrating today after the entry they shared won a first division prize of $1,052,631.58 in Saturday Gold Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw.
“I don’t believe it,” one of excited winners said.
“The newsagency had a sign up saying they’d sold a winning ticket and my husband joked to me that it could be us.
“When we got the ticket checked and discovered it was us, my husband went berserk!”
The winning 12-game QuickPick entry was purchased at Maroochydore Newsagency, Big Top Shopping Centre in Maroochydore.
Gold Coast visitors pick up a division one winning ticket
A couple who bought their Saturday Gold Lotto entry while visiting the Gold Coast are now millionaires after winning division one in Saturday Gold Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw.
“I’ve been playing those same numbers for more than 30 years. I’ve always said they have to come up sometime!” the happy winner exclaimed.
The winners said it was too soon to say what they’ll do with their million dollar windfall but a new fridge is definitely on the shopping list.
“We’ve never won money like this before!”
The winning registered entry was purchased at Arundel Plaza News, Arundel Plaza Shopping Centre, 230 – 232 Napper Road in Arundel.
Gold Coast has second Superdraw winning entry
An unregistered winning ticket was sold from Mudgeeraba Newsagency, Shop 23, Mudgeeraba Markets, Swan Lane in Mudgeeraba.
The winner, who wishes to remain completely anonymous, has come forward to claim their prize.
Three times a charm for Gold Coast
The Lucky Charm Broadbeach has lived up to its name selling one of the state’s division one winning entries in Saturday Gold Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw.
The winning entry was registered to a Winners Circle Card so Golden Casket will contact the winner with official news of their win.
The division one winning entry was purchased at The Lucky Charm Broadbeach, Shop G35 Oasis Shopping Centre, Victoria Avenue in Broadbeach.
Normanton sells $1 million winning ticket
One of Queensland’s newest millionaires purchased their unregistered winning entry in the small cattle town of Normanton in the state’s Gulf Country.
The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, has come forward to claim their division one prize.
The winning entry was sold at Normanton Traders, 23 -33 Woodward Street in Normanton.
Throughout Australia, there were nineteen entries that won a first division share in Saturday Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw, each worth $1,052,631.58. Along with the six winning entries from Queensland, there were four winning tickets sold in New South Wales, another eight in Victoria, and one in Tasmania.
The winning numbers in Saturday Lotto draw 3345 were 8, 18, 21, 23, 27 and 37 with the supplementary numbers of 22 and 6.