A Narrabeen woman has been blown away by the revelation she’s become an overnight millionaire after winning more than $1.2 million in the weekend’s Saturday Lotto draw.
The Sydney woman held one of the five division one winning entries in Saturday Lotto draw 4263 on Saturday 28 May 2022. Each division one winning entry scored $1,114,916.27.
Speaking with an official from The Lott this morning, the winner confessed she initially panicked when she couldn’t find her ticket.
“I was searching for my ticket and couldn’t find it anywhere. Luckily it turned up and I discovered I’d become a millionaire!” she proclaimed.
“This is an incredible feeling. It’s still hard to believe this has happened to me.
“I’ve been playing lotteries ever since I was at university.
“I’ll think very carefully about what I do next, but this win will just allow me to support my family in whatever life throws at us.
“I also want to give back to the community and a number of charities.
“It’s important to make sure you make a difference after a win like this.
“This is a thrilling experience. Thank you so much!”
Her life-enhancing entry was purchased at Australia Square Newsagency, Shop 407, Level 4 Australia Square, 264 – 278 George Street, Sydney.
The Australia Square Newsagency team said they were extremely excited for the winner and said it was wonderful to have sold a division one winning entry.
The winning numbers in Saturday Lotto draw 4263 on 28 May 2022 were 32, 17, 19, 15, 33, 28, while the supplementary numbers were 24 and 2.
Across Australia, there were five division one winning entries in Saturday Lotto draw 4263 – Three in New South Wales and one each in Victoria and Western Australia.
The Lott’s division one winning tally has now reached 184 so far this calendar year, including 56 won by NSW Lotteries customers.
In 2021, Saturday Lotto created 210 millionaires across Australia.