Lotto player wins $18m in Boxing Day draw

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A lucky player from Oamaru will be getting an extra Christmas gift this Boxing Day after scoring $18.25 million with Powerball First Division in last night’s live Lotto draw.

The winning ticket was sold at New World Waitaki in Oamaru and is made up of $18 million from Powerball First Division and $250,000 from Lotto First Division.

Three other Lotto players also won $250,000. The winning Lotto tickets were sold at Four Square Matarangi in Whitianga, on MyLotto to a player from Tauranga, and at Countdown Church St in Timaru.

Strike Four rolled over and will be $400,000 on Wednesday night.

Lotto’s Triple Dip Christmas promotion with more than 300 extra prizes was also drawn, including one prize of $1 million cash, five Jaguar I-PACE SE vehicles (+ORC) and 300 prizes of $5000 cash.

A player from Auckland won the top promotion prize of $1 million. The winning $1 million voucher was sold at Mountain Rd Pricecutter in Auckland.

The winning Jaguar I-PACE voucher numbers and locations are as follows:

Voucher number





Pak n Save Papakura



Pak N Save Pukekohe



Paper Plus Meadowbank



Western Heights Foodmarket




The winning numbers were Lotto: 01, 07, 11, 16, 21, 38, bonus 02.

The full results of Lotto’s Christmas promotion are available on

It will be a Boxing Day to remember for nineteen Lotto players after each winning $23,635 with Lotto Second Division in last night’s live Lotto draw.


Three lucky players also won Powerball Second Division, taking their total winnings to $34,549. The winning Powerball Second Division tickets were sold at Four Square Oneroa on Waiheke Island, Greerton Lotto in Tauranga and Paper Plus North City in Porirua.


The winning Lotto Second Division tickets were sold at New World Warkworth – Warkworth, Takapuna Dairy – Auckland, Four Square Oneroa (+PB)  - Waiheke Island, Miami Price Cutter - Waiheke Island, MyLotto – Auckland, Countdown Manukau City Mall – Auckland, MyLotto – Tauranga, Greerton Lotto (+PB) – Tauranga, Fresh Choice Te Ngae – Rotorua, Paetiki Lotto Magazines & Post – Taupo, Levin Lucky Lotto – Levin, Paper Plus North City (+PB) – Porirua, Pain & Kershaw – Martinborough, MyLotto – Wellington, Pak N Save Richmond – Nelson, Richmond Night N Day – Nelson, MyLotto – Ashburton, MyLotto x 2 – Christchurch, and Mitchell's Family Foodcentre – Outram.


Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back and check their ticket at any Lotto NZ outlet, online at or through the Lotto NZ App.


With 100 per cent of Lotto NZ’s profits supporting thousands of great causes each year, every time you play one of Lotto NZ’s games, you’re a Kiwi helping other Kiwis. 


At Alert Level 1, Lotto NZ counters across the country will be open, and will follow the Government’s health and safety guidelines. For more information, please visit:

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of their ticket and check it at any Lotto NZ outlet, online at or through the Lotto NZ App.

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