A winning entry from NSW has won the entire $20M OzLotto jackpot in draw 1302.
The winning ticket is unregistered and still unclaimed.
The Lott agency said the winning ticket was purchased in Bathurst.
The $Bathurst resident or visitor to the region has this morning woken up a multi-millionaire, after winning a massive $20 million in last night’s Oz Lotto draw – they just haven’t realised it yet!
The New South Wales entry was the only division one winning entry nationally in Oz Lotto draw 1302, drawn Tuesday 29 January 2019. The winner will take home the entire division one prize pool of $20 million.
As the entry is unregistered, NSW Lotteries officials have no way to contact the state’s newest multi-millionaire with the dream-come-true news and is urging players to check their tickets today.
The twenty million-dollar winning Oz Lotto ticket was purchased at News on William, 80 William Street, Bathurst.
News on William owner Adrian Smith said Bathurst was buzzing with excitement this morning after news someone in the community had won $20 million.
“This is the biggest prize our outlet has ever sold! It’s so incredibly exciting!” he exclaimed.
“We’ve had plenty of customers coming in to check their tickets, hoping it’s them!
“There’s so much excitement in the community, it’s fantastic.
“We hope our winner realises their good fortune sooner rather than later.”
NSW Lotteries spokesperson Lauren Cooney said she couldn’t wait to break the life-changing news to the Bathurst player.
“Imagine going about your regular Wednesday with no idea you’d won $20 million in Oz Lotto!” she exclaimed.
“We love delivering life-changing news and we can’t wait to break this news to our latest division one winner.
“If you had an entry into last night’s Oz Lotto draw, we promise it could be absolutely worthwhile for you to check your ticket now.
“You could be our mystery division one winner! Just imagine how your life could change after you discover you’re $20 million richer.
“If you realise you are holding the division one winning ticket, contact NSW Lotteries on 131 868 to begin the process of claiming your prize.”
In 2018, there were 20 division one winning Oz Lotto entries across the Lott’s jurisdictions, which collectively won more than $253.7 million.
During this time the biggest Oz Lotto jackpot was $70 million on 7 August 2018, which was won by two division one winning entries that took home $35 million each.
The winning numbers in Oz Lotto draw 1302 on Tuesday 29 January 2019 were 22, 38, 27, 26, 35, 4, and 19 while the supplementary numbers were 25 and 36.
Across Australia there was only one division one winning entry in Oz Lotto draw 1302, in New South Wales.
The Lott’s division one winning tally has now reached 221 so far this financial year, including 66 won by NSW Lotteries customers.
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