Lotto player wins $1 million

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One lucky Lotto player will be having a weekend to remember after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s Lotto draw.


The winning ticket was sold on MyLotto to a player from Hawkes Bay.


Powerball was not struck on Saturday night and has rolled over to Wednesday night, where the jackpot will be $10 million. 


Strike Four was not struck on Saturday night and will be $300,000 on Wednesday.


Eight lucky Lotto players will be celebrating after each winning $30,074 with Lotto Second Division in last night’s Lotto draw.

Two lucky players also won Powerball Second Division, taking their total winnings to $ 37,815. The winning Powerball Second Division tickets were sold on MyLotto to players from Auckland and Whanganui.

The winning Second Division tickets were sold at the following stores:



MyLotto (x2) (+PBx 1)




Countdown Paeroa





New Plymouth

MyLotto (+PB)




All Lotto counters within the Auckland region continue to remain closed while in Alert Level 4 lockdown. During this time, customers in Auckland will only be able to buy tickets online at MyLotto.

Our live draws are unable to continue while Auckland remains in Level 4 lockdown, so during this time computer generated draws will be held for Lotto, Powerball and Strike under Audit New Zealand scrutiny.

The rest of the country is currently at Alert Level 2. Lotto NZ counters outside the Auckland region are open and will continue to follow the Government’s health and safety guidelines.

To find out about the draws, claiming prizes and Lotto NZ’s response to COVID-19, visit

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above stores should check their ticket online at or through the Lotto NZ App.

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