One Lotto player wins $1 Million

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One lucky Lotto player will be celebrating after winning $1 Million with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s Lotto draw.


The winning ticket was sold at Andrew Spence Pharmacy in Napier.


Powerball was not struck on Saturday evening and has rolled over to Wednesday night, where the jackpot will be $8 million. Lotto First Division will be $1 million on Wednesday.


Meanwhile, a lucky Strike player from Mangakino will also be celebrating after winning $ 200,000 with Strike Four. The winning Strike ticket was sold at Mangakino Four Square.

Eight lucky Lotto players will be celebrating after each winning $31,476.00 with Lotto Second Division in tonight’s Lotto draw.

Two lucky players also won Powerball Second Division, taking their total winnings to $39,293. The winning Powerball Second Division tickets were sold at Mobil Blockhouse Bay in Auckland and Whitcoulls George Street in Dunedin.

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





Finlayson Superette


Mobil Blockhouse Bay (+ PB)


Paetiki Lotto Magazines & Post


New World Porirua


New World Mosgiel




Whitcoulls George Street (+ PB)




Lotto NZ's Christmas promotion starts today. This year there are over 300 extra prizes to be won including a guaranteed Christmas Millionaire, 300 x $5,000 cash prizes and five incredible All-Electric Mercedes-Benz EQCs to be won! Get a triple dip to be in to win big. Prizes drawn Christmas day.


All of New Zealand is now in the COVID-19 Protection Framework - otherwise known as the traffic light settings. Lotto NZ counters can open at all traffic light settings providing retailers comply with health and safety guidelines set out by the Ministry of Health.


The live Lotto draws are unable to take place while Auckland is in Red under the traffic light settings. Computer generated draws under Audit New Zealand scrutiny for Lotto, Powerball, and Strike will continue while Auckland is in Red. For more information, please see


Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above 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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