A lucky gambler from Dannevirke is $1 million richer after scooping up Lotto's first division prize on Saturday night.
The winning ticket was sold at a New World supermarket in the Manawatu town.
Second division was split 11 ways, three of them also hitting the Powerball and taking home $33,213, and the rest $28,763.
Strike went to a player in Napier, winning $400,000. That winning ticket was also sold at a New World.
The winning numbers were 12, 18, 26, 33, 35 and 39. The Bonus ball was 28, the Powerball 5.
Strike was 12, 26, 39 and 33.
The Powerball jackpot on Wednesday will rise to $6 million.