In 2017, $58 million in scatchie wins were claimed in Western Australia alone.
Rockingham Central Lottery Centre sold its sixth Division 1 winning ticket in the past five years.
Fifteen workmates split $4.2 million after their syndicate struck it rich.
Just last month, a Perth granny found a $10 million lotto ticket stashed away in an envelope filled with old receipts.
Aaaaand on Saturday, someone took home over $1 million in the Superdraw… so there is DEFINITELY some special lotto magic running in our water.
Seriously, these are just a handful of examples.
Now today, yet another Lotto winner has been announced and yep, they live right here in WA.
The unnamed winner has taken home $7.5 million, splitting the win with another lucky larrikin in Victoria after winning the $15 million prize pool. The ticket was purchased online.
According to The West, around 40,000 other Western Australians walked away with some prize money, including one person who took home a Division 2 prize worth almost $65,000 after buying a ticket from Hocking News.
We’ve now seen 24 Division 1 winners in our state during this year alone!