10 Apr 2011

Winners share $34 million Lotto Jackpot

4:49 am on 10 April 2011

There were two winners on Saturday night in Lotto's biggest-ever Powerball Jackpot of $34 million. With extra tickets sold the prize money for each winner is $17.7 million.

The winning tickets were bought in New World, Dannevirke, and a Take Note in Hamilton.

From midday on Saturday about 1700 tickets per minute were being sold at outlets around the country.

The official winning numbers were: eight, 20, 35, 18, five, three and the bonus, 10. The lucky Powerball number was three.