News and info about the Australian lottery, as well as those big winners down under. Read more about the Australian lottery and syndicates here.
August 9th, 2017
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!
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.
July 15th, 2017
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).
June 7th, 2017
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.
April 26th, 2017
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.
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.
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.
February 28th, 2017
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.
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.
September 13th, 2016
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.