$1 million for Te Puke Lotto player
A lucky Lotto player from Te Puke will be popping the champagne after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in Wednesday night’s live Lotto draw.
The winning ticket was sold at Te Puke Four Square in Te Puke.
Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $6 million.
Strike Four also rolled over tonight and will be $300,000 on Saturday night.
Anyone who bought their ticket from Te Puke Four Square should check their ticket immediately at any Lotto outlet, online at MyLotto.co.nz or through the Lotto NZ App.
"During COVID-19, the Student Volunteer Army have delivered groceries to thousands of Kiwis all over New Zealand," says a Lotto spokesperson.
"With 100 per cent of Lotto NZ profits being returned to good causes like the Student Volunteer Army, every time you play one of Lotto NZ’s games, you’re a Kiwi helping other Kiwis. Read more here: https://mylotto.co.nz/community-winners/kiwis-helping-kiwis-student-volunteer-army
"At Alert Level 2, all of our retail stores are able to re-open, with extra health and safety measures in place to keep our customers safe.
"We’ve also extended the claim period for winning paper tickets that expired during the lockdown, so our lucky players won’t miss out on their prizes."
This will apply to Lotto/Powerball, Strike, Keno, Bullseye and Instant Kiwi tickets bought in retail stores, that expired between March 26 and May 13.
Players have until June 4 to claim these prizes.
For more information, please visit: https://mylotto.co.nz/covid-19.