How many millionaires Megadraw has made
The rumours are true; the Saturday Lotto Megadraw is the one draw that can create the most millionaires^!
With this year’s $30 Million* Saturday Lotto Megadraw just around the corner we’ve taken a look back over the previous years to reveal exactly how many winners Megadraw has made and their priceless reactions.
Since 2009 we’ve created a whopping 116 millionaires across Saturday Lotto Megadraw draws, but let’s break it down year by year and take a closer look at Lotto’s many Megadraw millionaires.
Almost 10 years ago we crowned 19 Saturday Lotto Megadraw division one winners, located in Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia, and New South Wales.
A north Brisbane man in his twenties was one of the overnight millionaires. He exclaimed he couldn’t think straight but because he was so young he wanted to be very careful with his win and watch it grow.
In 2011 we made the highest number of Saturday Lotto Megadraw winners with 32 Australians located across the country receiving the exciting news.
A Moura man in his thirties jumped in his car and raced to his local lottery outlet when he realised there was a Saturday Lotto Megadraw winner in Moura.
“If I play my cards right and use this money wisely I should be able to retire at 45!” he happily exclaimed.
Throughout Australia, there were 21 Saturday Lotto Megadraw division one winners who each claimed a division one share of over $1.4 million.
A young family kept their million dollar ticket on the fridge for a week, unaware they had become overnight millionaires.
The winning mother stated there was no better way to start the New Year.
New South Wales hit the jackpot with Saturday Lotto Megadraw in 2016 with six of the 17 individual millionaires residing in the state. The other $1.3 million division one winners were located in Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia, South Australia and Tasmania.
“We’re on cloud nine! We’re absolutely overwhelmed so we’re going to take some time to think about what we want to do with it,” a winning couple from Yamba exclaimed.
Last year, 16 newly minted millionaires discovered they won a division one prize of over $1.4 million in the Saturday Lotto Megadraw.
A woman from the Berwick region burst into tears when we delivered the happy news after coming forward to claim her prize over two weeks after the draw - with the winning ticket innocently sitting in her purse well into the New Year.
“It’s just such a once in a lifetime thing! I don’t even know why I thought to check the ticket today. It’s just meant to be!” she joyfully cried.
Will you be one of our 2018 $30 Million Saturday Lotto Megadraw millionaires? Only time will tell, beat the stampede and get your entry!
*Division 1 Prize Pool
^Draw #3803 had 19 $1M+ winning entries from individuals; more than any other draw in 2017.