Lotto Powerball player in Taranaki takes home over $30,000 prize

  • 28/04/2024
A Lotto ticket.
A Lotto ticket. Photo credit: Supplied

A lucky lotto player will be waking up over $30,000 richer after Saturday night's draw.

Lotto's Powerball and Strike rolled over, meaning ticket holders for Wednesday night's draw will be hoping to get their hands on a combined prize pool of $11.7 million.

The prize is made up of $10 million on Powerball, $1 million on Lotto First Division and $700,000 on Strike Four.

However, one player from Taranaki won Powerball's Second Division - collecting a $31,774 prize. They bought their ticket on MyLotto.

The lucky ticket-holder is among 20 lotto players who each won $13,549 with Lotto Second Division in Saturday's Lotto draw.

Saturday night's Lotto numbers were 04, 05, 06, 12, 16, 21 with bonus ball 18. The Powerball number was 10.

The Strike numbers were 16, 21, 06 and 05.