Monday 20 January, 2014 - Three Queensland families will be celebrating this Australia Day long weekend after winning division one Saturday Gold Lotto prizes of more than $500,000!
The three winning entries were purchased in Home Hill south of Townsville, North Rockhampton and Everton Park in Brisbane.
Home Hill man to invest in business
A Home Hill man in his 50s was stunned to receive an official division one winner’s phone call from Golden Casket today after his Saturday Gold Lotto entry won him a first division prize of $513,011.97!
“That’s not a bad phone call to get at work on a Monday morning!” the winner laughed.
“I’ll be able to pay off the mortgage and will invest in a little business with the prize money,” he said.
The man purchased his winning marked Saturday Gold Lotto entry from Home Hill Newsagency, 79 Eighth Avenue in Home Hill.
Rockhampton couple plan “dream holiday”
A Rockhampton couple in their 60s has claimed a division one Saturday Gold Lotto prize of $513,011.97 from the weekend’s draw!
“It’s unbelievable! We only recently retired so this prize money has come at a great time,” the winning husband said.
“Apart from funding our retirement, we’ll be able to finish some home renovations now,” he said.
“We’ve always wanted to travel to Canada so we’ll get to go on our dream holiday now too!” his wife added.
The winning Saturday Gold Lotto 24-game QuickPick entry was purchased from Card & Paper Shop, Shop 066 in Stockland, 61-331 Yaamba Road in North Rockhampton.
Prize won in Everton Park
An Everton Park couple have claimed their $513,011.97 Saturday Gold Lotto windfall!
“I checked those Saturday Gold Lotto numbers about 50 times before I could believe we had won. My heart was going really fast!” the winning woman said.
“There’s a lot of things on my wish list…Something like this changes your life,” she added.
The winning Saturday Gold Lotto marked System 7 entry was purchased from News Extra Everton Park News, 801 Stafford Road in Everton Park.
Throughout Australia, there were eight entries that won a first division share of Saturday Gold Lotto’s estimated $4 million division one prize pool in draw 3391, each worth $513,011.97. Along with three winning entries purchased in Queensland, two were purchased in Western Australia, and one each was purchased in Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia.
The winning numbers in Saturday Gold Lotto draw 3391on 18 January 2014 were 10, 9, 1, 27, 13 and 39 with the supplementary numbers of 15 and 28.
Tickets for Saturday Gold Lotto’s $20 Million Superdraw on 15 February are now on sale from all Golden Casket outlets and online from Tatts.com. A Superdraw ticket would make the perfect addition to a Valentine’s Day card for a loved one!