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Davoren Park couple to wed in style after $700,000 Lotto win

The South Australian pair, who are soon to be wed, were ecstatic upon discovering their fortune of $708,136.79, won in the draw held on January 20, 2024.

In a stroke of incredible luck, a Davoren Park couple’s dreams of a lavish wedding are set to come true after winning a staggering $700,000 in the Saturday X Lotto. The South Australian pair, who are soon to be wed, were ecstatic upon discovering their fortune of $708,136.79, won in the draw held on January 20, 2024.

The couple, who chose to remain anonymous, shared their joy and disbelief. “Thank you very much!” exclaimed the winning bride-to-be. “That’s awesome. You have no idea how perfect this timing is. We’re actually getting married soon! This will help so much. We also have birthdays and all sorts of special events coming up,” she added.

Their winning ticket, a 14-game QuickPick, was purchased from OTR Davoren Park at 41 Peachey Road. The news has not only excited the couple but also thrilled the the staff at OTR. Kim Wimshurst, a spokesperson for OTR Davoren Park, said “There’s nothing more exciting for our team than seeing one of our customers take home a life-enhancing prize. At OTR, we congratulate our winner and wish them all the best on their amazing windfall!”

This win is a part of the larger picture of lottery successes in Australia. The Saturday X Lotto draw 4435 witnessed seven division one winning entries nationwide, with two each in Queensland, New South Wales, and Victoria, and one in South Australia. This event adds to The Lott’s division one winning tally, which has now reached 230 in the 2024 financial year, including 21 won by SA Lotteries customers.

In 2023, the Saturday X Lotto was a game-changer for many, creating 176 millionaires across Australia. Throughout the year, there were 303 division one winning entries that collectively won more than $436 million.

Tomorrow’s Oz Lotto is offering a hefty $3 million, while Thursday’s Powerball jackpot stands at an eye-watering $150 million. Additionally, tonight’s Set for Life draw offers a chance to win $20,000 a month for 20 years. The Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot is currently at $12.04 million, while the Super Jackpot is at $8.69 million.

For those feeling lucky, tickets can be purchased at any licenced lottery outlet, online from thelott.com, or through The Lott mobile app. In 2023 alone, over 122.7 million wins took home more than $3.76 billion in prize money from games like Saturday X Lotto, Powerball, and Oz Lotto.

Australia’s Official Lotteries contributed more than $1.6 billion last financial year to community initiatives, including health research, disaster relief, and education.

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