Parkes grandmother wins $8.8 million Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot prize!

A grandmother from the New South Wales country town of Parkes has stars in her eyes after becoming one of the state’s newest multi-millionaires after her ticket in today’s Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot scooped the jackpot prize!

The regular Lucky Lotteries player was unaware her ticket in draw 10091 had scored the jackpot prize until a NSW Lotteries official was able to break the news to her this afternoon that she’d won $8.8 million.

“I can’t have!” the winner exclaimed. “You’ve got to be joking! I’m a multi-millionaire? I’ve never ever had any money in my life,” the overwhelmed winner declared before handing to telephone to her son.

“Mum’s gone all red in the face and she’s covering her eyes with her hands – she’s bewildered!” the winner’s son exclaimed.

“I can’t believe she’s won $8.8 million with her Lucky Lotteries ticket!

“You can’t imagine what this means for Mum – she’ll be able to buy new furniture, do some renovations around her home and make her family happy!”

The Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot ticket won the jackpot prize of $8,820,000 after first winning a $10 cash prize in the same draw.

The winning ticket in draw 10091 held on Tuesday 19 July was purchased at Parkes Newsagency, 284 Clarinda Street in Parkes.

Greg and Christene Nash are the owners of Parkes Newsagency and were over the moon when they discovered they’d sold the jackpot prize winning Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot ticket.

“We’re so excited! This is the biggest prize winning ticket we’ve ever sold!” Mr Nash exclaimed.

“I think it’s wonderful that someone in a small town can win a big prize like this. News will spread pretty fast around town that we’ve had an $8.8 million win!

“We’d like to congratulate our Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot winner and wish them all the best for the future as a new multi-millionaire.”

The Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot had jackpotted for 65 draws to reach today’s $8.8 million jackpot prize – the biggest jackpot prize won since September 2015.