Santa visits five Lotto players with Christmas Eve win

24 December 2016

Santa has slipped down the chimney a little early for five Lotto players who each won $200,000 with Lotto First Division tonight.

The winning Lotto tickets were sold at Kaikohe Four Square in Kaikohe, Frankton Lotto & Stationery in Hamilton, Greenmeadows New World in Napier, Unichem Stortford Lodge Pharmacy in Hastings and New Brighton Lotto & Discounter in Christchurch.

Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Wednesday night, where the jackpot will be $5 million.

Meanwhile, Strike Four also rolled over and will be $500,000 on Wednesday.

Lotto New Zealand’s Christmas promotion is now on. All Lotto Triple Dip tickets bought between now and 7.30pm Saturday 31 December are in the draw to win 200 extra prizes, including $1 million cash, nine BMW X1 sDrive vehicles and 190 prizes of $10,000 cash for travel.

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above stores should write their name on the back of the ticket and check it immediately at any Lotto outlet, online at MyLotto.co.nz or through the Lotto NZ ticket-checker app.

ENDS

Sorry the email address or password provided is not correct.
Uh oh, you don’t have enough money in your MyLotto wallet to buy that, you’d better make a deposit.
That password is incorrect. Please remember passwords are case sensitive with at least 1 digit required.
Sorry that email address does not exist.
Are you sure you want to navigate away from this page?

All information will be lost if you do.
Whoops, we need a bit more text in this field - please enter between 8 and 15 characters.
Sorry, one of those characters can't be used here.
Please enter between 8 and 15 characters.
Please enter between 8 and 30 characters.
Whoops, those emails don't match, you'd better enter them again.
That email address does not appear to be correct. Please check and try again.
Make sure that your password is 8-12 characters long, and has at least one letter and one number. No spaces. No special characters such as : ; \ / $
Please enter a new email address.
Sorry, you need to enter your new email address again to confirm it.
Please enter your password.
Those email addresses do not match. Please check and enter again.
There has been an error processing your request, please try again.
We have sent a message to {{playerEmail}} to confirm your email address.

To activate your account or complete your registration, you just need to follow the instructions in that message.

Don't leave it too long though as the activation link in the message will expire after 48 hours.

If you have registered using a Gmail address, please check your spam folder as well as it may be hiding in there.
Sorry we’re having a problem showing your favourites.
Please try again or call MyLotto Customer Support on 0800 MyLotto (0800 695 6886)
Invalid email address
You need to enter address line 1.
You need to enter your suburb.
You need to enter your postcode.
You need to enter your city.