Townsville's $1 million Wednesday Gold Lotto prize claimed!

Friday 18 December 2015 - Twenty-four hours after Golden Casket put out the call for Wednesday Gold Lotto players to check their tickets after an unregistered entry from Townsville won $1 million, and the missing winner has come forward to claim their prize.

The new millionaire, who wishes to remain completely anonymous, scored a division one prize of $1 million in this week’s Wednesday Gold Lotto draw with an entry purchased from newsXpress Garbutt Central.

Ken Ivers is the owner of newsXpress Garbutt Central and was delighted to discover that his new outlet had sold a division one winning ticket.

“It’s our first division one win at this store and what an amazing prize to win just before Christmas,” Mr Ivers said.

“Our customers have been really excited and they all hope that the winner is a Garbutt resident.

“Now that we’ve had our first win, we’re hoping more will follow! It would be incredible to sell a division one winning ticket in next week’s $30 million Oz Lotto draw, Powerball’s $40 million draw or the $30 Million Megadraw on Saturday 2nd January!”

Golden Casket encourages customers to register their entries to a Winners Circle card because it ensures their prize is secure and that they’ll be contacted if they win division one.

The winning Wednesday Gold Lotto entry was purchased from newsXpress Garbutt Central, Shop 1 in Garbutt Central, 221 Ingham Road in Garbutt.

Throughout Australia, there were three entries that won a first division prize in Wednesday Gold Lotto draw 3513 which offers a guaranteed division one prize of $1 million for up to four winners in each draw. The other winning tickets were purchased in New South Wales and Victoria.

The winning numbers in Wednesday Gold Lotto draw 3513 on Wednesday 16 December 2015 were 41, 11, 3, 23, 21 and 1 with the supplementary numbers of 33 and 35.

$70 million combined jackpot next week!

Just imagine what you could put under your Christmas tree this year if you won a share of $70 million? Golden Casket customers will have the chance to share in a massive $70 million in first division prize money next week with two games jackpotting!

The excitement starts with a whopping $30 million Oz Lotto jackpot on Tuesday which will be followed by Powerball’s unbelievable $40 million jackpot draw on Christmas Eve.