Winning lotto ticket sold at Waihi Beach

A Bay of Plenty player also won $1 million in a special Christmas promotion. File photo.

A Lotto ticket sold at Waihi Beach Four Square is one of six to win a share of Lotto First Division on Saturday night.

The last weekend of the year is one to remember for the six Lotto players, who have won $166,667 each.

The winning tickets were sold at Waihi Beach Four Square in Waihi, Countdown Westgate in Auckland, Countdown Westgate in Auckland, Dennis Bookshop in Westport, Waimate New World in Waimate and on MyLotto to a player from Palmerston North.

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

Meanwhile, Strike Four also rolled over and will be $300,000 on Wednesday.

Lotto's Triple Dip Christmas promotion with 200 extra prizes was also drawn, with a player from the Bay of Plenty winning the top prize of $1 million.

The full results of Lotto's Triple Dip Christmas promotion are available on

Anyone who bought their ticket from the above 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 ticket-checker app.


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