A woman who has been couch surfing since losing her home last year says she will no longer be putting a dent in her friends’ sofa after winning a monthly income in the lottery.
The 40-year-old, from West Australia, who lost her home after falling into financial strife says she hopes to use her windfall of $20,000 a month for 20 years to buy herself a house, donate to charity and buy her friend a new couch. Read more “Couch surfer, 40, who lost her home last year wins $4.8 MILLION in the Set For Life”

A Daylesford man has confessed to a surreal experience after the revelation that he had won a division one prize of $830,431.50 in TattsLotto draw 3765 on Saturday 19 August 2017.

Speaking to a Tatts official this morning to confirm his win, the man described how he had discovered he had a division one winning TattsLotto ticket.

Read more “Daylesford TattsLotto winner set for retirement”

A last-minute decision to buy a lottery ticket has won a Canberra couple enough cash to pay off their mortgage after they took home half a million dollars on Saturday.

The lucky pair almost didn’t purchase the winning entry, but they emerged as one of eight nationally to take the $497,000 prize in the weekend’s Lotto draw.

Read more “Last minute Lotto ticket purchase pays off for lucky Canberra couple”

A woman has become instant millionaire after winning the lottery not once, but twice in the same draw.
Leap Day is considered unlucky to some, but the woman from Cairns, in far north Queensland, was leaping for joy when she found out her luck had come in twice on February 29.

Read more “Woman wins lotto TWICE after accidentally buying two tickets in the same draw – netting $1.3million”

An unemployed western Sydney man has had his life turned upside down after winning $50 million in Powerball’s division one prize pool. The man, aged in his 30s and who wishes to remain anonymous, was the sole division one Powerball winner in Australia drawn on Thursday, a statement says. Read more “$50 Million Powerball: Unemployed Sydney man wins in lottery division one prize pool”