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$500,000 win for two lucky Lotto players

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Two Lotto players from Hamilton and Wellington will be counting their lucky stars after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division in tonight’s live Lotto draw.

The winning tickets were sold at Chartwell Lotto in Hamilton and on MyLotto to a player from Wellington.

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 tonight and will be $700,000 on Wednesday night meaning it will be a Must Be Won draw.

In a Strike Must Be Won draw, if no single ticket wins First Division, the prize pool is added to the next highest division with winners.

This August, Lotto NZ is thanking Lotto players for helping make Kiwi films possible by inviting them to come and see a classic Kiwi film for free.

All Lotto players need to do is head along to one of six selected cinemas ahead of time and show any Lotto ticket to pick up a free double pass to the special screening of the classic Kiwi film. More information is available on MyLotto: -

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of the ticket and check it immediately at any Lotto outlet, online at or through the Lotto NZ App.

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