ONE propitious essence from Queensland is $70 million richer currently after holding out a whole OZ Lotto Division 1 jackpot.
The $70 million esteem is simply a richest lotto esteem to be won in Australia, eclipsing a $58.7 million won by a associate from Melbourne in 2008.
Two West Australians have claimed satisfaction prizes, picking adult some-more than $39,000 any as they common Division 2 with another 19 people around a country.
The propitious numbers were: 26, 24, 20, 17, 34, 39, 36 and a extra numbers: 22, 23.
Lotterywest arch executive Jan Stewart said: “We are positively gay with Western Australia’s response to tonight’s OZ Lotto pull and that dual Western Australians picked adult a Division 2 prize.
“We would have desired for a Western Australian to win Division 1 though a large leader is a WA village that will be upheld by a grants program.”
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Over a 7 weeks of jackpotting, a OZ Lotto pull lifted about $15 million for WA hospitals, sporting and distraction groups including support for a Western Australian Institute of Sport, a humanities and not-for-profit organisations.
There will be another dual chances for internal payers to win big, in Thursday’s $40 million Powerball kitty and a $30 million Megadraw on Saturday Jan 4.