Australia

News and info about the Australian lottery, as well as those big winners down under. Read more about the Australian lottery and syndicates here.

This Week’s Top Stories

August 9th, 2017

Lottery Stories Of The Week

There are a lot of unusual and incredible stories this week. To start things off, a man who won a $16.6 million jackpot hung up on lottery officials who tried to contact him – he thought it was strange!

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$16.6 Million Lotto Winner Hung Up On Lottery Officials!

August 1st, 2017

People react differently to lottery wins. In this video you can almost imagine the surprise of lottery officials when the man they called about a $16.6 million prize hung up on them.

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Aussie Wins $1 Million Prize From Ticket Bought Online

July 15th, 2017

Australian Lottoland winner

Distance did not prevent an Aussie grandma from winning a million dollar U.S. lottery prize. The Melbourne woman used the online site Lottoland (see our review here).

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This Week’s Top Stories

June 7th, 2017

Lottery Stories Of The Week

This week lots of people from  all over won large and even larger amounts they are all happy with. This includes an NZ couple who posted a huge $27 million win on Powerball.

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This Week’s Top Stories

April 26th, 2017

Lottery Stories Of The Week

In this week’s lotto success stories, a nurse from Michigan became $4 million richer in an instant, and a million dollar Lotto Max winner cried like a baby on learning of his good fortune.

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Jobless Perth Man Wins A Million Dollars

April 20th, 2017

The Lottery may just have saved a Perth man from financial ruin. In fact the lottery caused a complete turnaround in the man’s fortunes.

Just a few weeks ago, the man had been made redundant from the job he had been holding for more than ten years.

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Man Claims $1 Million Lotto Win 414 Days After The Draw

March 3rd, 2017

The NSW Lottery set up a campaign to identify the winner of a division 1 prize on its January 9 2016 draw. More than a year had elapsed, but the claim period for the NSW must be very long indeed.  

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This Week’s Top Stories

February 28th, 2017

Lottery Stories Of The Week

This week’s best stories of features lottery winners from all over the world. In Israel, a poor couple hoping to win enough to pay an outstanding electric bill won the top prize in the Israeli Lottery.

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Aussie Couple Used Last Money To Win $1 Million Lotto Prize

February 24th, 2017

An old Australian couple decided to gamble the last money they had and managed to come up winners in the Lotterywest draw.

Before the win the couple had been in dire straits and were already contemplating selling their home if the mortgage payments become unmanageable.

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This Week’s Top Stories

September 13th, 2016

Lottery Stories Of The Week

Syndicates again posted significant wins this week.  A retirees’ syndicate in Scotland bagged a million pound payout while 51 aged care workers in Australia are set to share a $1.44 million jackpot.

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