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Winning Instant Kiwi Ticket From Mum A ‘tough Act To Follow’

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 1:46 pm | Lotto New Zealand

While many mums were unwrapping chocolates and handmade gifts this Mother’s Day, a Hamilton woman received the Mother’s Day gift of a lifetime when she scratched her way to a new car on an Instant Kiwi ticket she received as a Mother’s Day gift. ... More >>

Lucky Numbers Just The Ticket: Auckland Couple Claim $14.25 Million

Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 10:10 am | Lotto New Zealand

An Auckland couple couldn’t believe their eyes when they discovered their lucky numbers had scooped them a massive $14.25 million with Powerball First Division. The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, picked up her regular Lotto ticket on ... More >>

Google The Answer For Greymouth’s Newest Lotto Millionaire

Tuesday, 13 April 2021, 9:28 am | Lotto New Zealand

What would you do if you thought you’d won a major Lotto prize? The answer was simple for Greymouth’s newest Lotto millionaire – jump online and Google “what to do if you win Lotto?” The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, had no idea ... More >>

The Wait Is Over - Christchurch's Newest Multi-millionaire Claims Their Prize

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 5:13 pm | Lotto New Zealand

The search for Christchurch’s missing Lotto NZ millionaire is over. The winner of the $5.2 million Powerball prize has come forward to claim their prize – eight days after winning the life-changing amount.  As speculation swirled about ... More >>

Christchurch Is On A Winning Streak – But Where’s The Winning Powerball Ticket?

Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:26 am | Lotto New Zealand

It’s time to empty those drawers, dig through the glovebox and clear out the wallet – there’s a winning $5.2 million Powerball ticket on the loose in Christchurch. The $5.2 million Powerball First Division prize was won at Hornby Mall Lotto in Christchurch ... More >>

Check Those Tickets: $5.2 Million Powerball Prize Remains Unclaimed

Wednesday, 24 March 2021, 10:59 am | Lotto New Zealand

We’re just eleven weeks into the year, but it’s already a year to remember for eleven Kiwis who have become overnight millionaires with Lotto NZ’s games. While ten of these players are making their dreams a reality following their big win, there’s ... More >>

Christchurch Man Claims $22.5 Million Powerball Prize

Tuesday, 2 March 2021, 3:32 pm | Lotto New Zealand

It was a weekend to remember for one lucky MyLotto player from Christchurch after winning $22.5 million with Powerball First Division on Saturday. The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, was feeling lucky after recently winning two raffle prizes, ... More >>

Lotto NZ's Instant Kiwi SIX60 Scratchie

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 4:43 pm | Lotto New Zealand

Lotto NZ is proud to have partnered with SIX60 with the new Instant Kiwi SIX60 Scratchie. However, following feedback from SIX60 fans and the wider community, Lotto NZ and SIX60 have mutually agreed to remove the SIX60 Scratchie from sale. We apologise ... More >>

$8.5 Million Claimed By Local Rotorua Man

Thursday, 21 January 2021, 3:56 pm | Lotto New Zealand

The year has started off with a bang for a local Rotorua man who claimed a life-changing $8.5 million Powerball prize at Lotto NZ’s Head Office this morning. The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, watched the live draw last night and knew he was New ... More >>

Two Southland Holiday Makers Each Claim $2.8 Million

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 4:42 pm | Lotto New Zealand

Two Southland winners had holidays to remember when they both won $2.8 million. Both winners live in Southland and were away on family holidays over the New Year period when they bought the tickets that would change their lives forever. The two ... More >>

Lotto NZ’s Year Of The Missing Millionaires

Tuesday, 5 January 2021, 8:01 am | Lotto New Zealand

Last year was a big one for Lotto NZ with 62 Kiwis becoming millionaires and an incredible 28 New Zealanders winning big with Powerball in 2020. While most people claimed their prizes straight away, 2020 was the year of the missing millionaire ... More >>

North Otago Family Claim $18.25 Million Powerball Prize

Tuesday, 29 December 2020, 4:04 pm | Lotto New Zealand

A North Otago family’s dreams came true this Christmas when they discovered on Boxing Day that they had won $18.25 million dollars – the second largest prize won in 2020. The family, who wish to remain anonymous, are North Otago locals who ... More >>

62 Kiwis Become Overnight Millionaires In Lotto NZ’s Biggest Ever Year Of Winning

Tuesday, 29 December 2020, 4:00 pm | Lotto New Zealand

This year has been the biggest one yet for Lotto NZ winners with 62 Kiwis so far becoming overnight millionaires in 2020. In second place was 2017 with 53 millionaires, and in third place 2018 with 46 millionaires. Of those 62 lucky Kiwis, a record-breaking ... More >>

Winning Streak For Palmerston North’s Luckiest Lotto Store

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 10:40 am | Lotto New Zealand

Palmerston North is on a winning streak and there’s one store that’s been particularly lucky lately – do you buy your lucky yellow tickets there? Melody’s New World has sold three big winning tickets in just three months and two of those were Powerball ... More >>

$10.5 Million Christchurch Winner Can’t Wait To Buy ‘Dream Car’

Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 6:18 am | Lotto New Zealand

A lucky Christchurch man still can’t believe his luck after winning $10.5 million with Powerball last Wednesday. The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, is overwhelmed with his ‘unbelievable’ win but he knows for sure what’s at the top of his ... More >>

Napier Couple Waved Away Suggestions They Had Won $5 Million – “dream On”!

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 11:07 am | Lotto New Zealand

A Napier woman was completely oblivious that she was carrying around a ticket worth $5 million in her handbag for a week! The woman and her husband, who wish to remain anonymous, are regular Lotto players but never thought they would be the lucky winners. ... More >>

Invercargill Couple Kept Winning $5 Million Ticket In Their Car’s Glovebox

Friday, 21 August 2020, 4:21 pm | Lotto New Zealand

An Invercargill couple are over the moon after finding out that they scooped a $5 million share of the $50 million Powerball prize from Saturday’s Must be Won draw. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, had no idea they were sitting on the winning ... More >>

West Auckland Family Pact Sees Them Split $5 Million Prize

Thursday, 20 August 2020, 4:42 pm | Lotto New Zealand

A West Auckland couple have stayed true to their word and given half of their $5 million Powerball prize to family members. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, made the pact with two other family members many years ago, and there was no question ... More >>

Tauranga Couple Claim $5 Million Powerball Prize

Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 3:31 pm | Lotto New Zealand

A couple from Tauranga spent Sunday night pinching each other and laughing when they found out they were one of Saturday night’s lucky Powerball Must Be Won winners. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, are excited with their win and delighted ... More >>

Eight Powerball Winners Claim Their Prize – Two Winners Yet To Come Forward

Tuesday, 18 August 2020, 4:29 pm | Lotto New Zealand

Eight of the ten lucky winners who shared the $50 million Powerball prize on the weekend have come forward to claim their prize. The winners each take home an amazing $5,023,999, which is made up of $5 million from Powerball First Division, $7,631 ... More >>