A Naracoorte woman has declared she is ready to “live a nice life” following a Saturday X Lotto win.
The woman erupted into happy tears at the revelation she was now a millionaire from the weekend’s draw.
The Limestone Coast resident in her 50s held one of the 10 division one winning entries in Saturday X Lotto draw 4223 on January 8.
Each division one winning entry scored $1m.
The South Australian shared she was oblivious to her new millionaire status until she saw an email from The Lott.
“This is unbelievable! This is brilliant,” she exclaimed.
“I’m just crying now.
I’m over the moon.
“It’s just a massive relief.
“What a brilliant way to start the week.
“I have won! What does that even mean?!
“I’m just trying to contain myself.
“We’re just going to clear our mortgage, give some family members some money, finish the house off and live a nice life.
“This is just life-changing for us.
“To be able to help my family who have helped me is just amazing.”
The winner’s marked 50 game entry was purchased online at thelott.com – the official home of Australia’s lotteries.
The winning numbers in Saturday X Lotto draw 4223 on 10 January 2022 were 27, 3, 29, 17, 20 and 24, while the supplementary numbers were 18 and 9.
Across Australia, there were 10 division one winning entries in Saturday X Lotto draw 4223 – five from Victoria, two each from New South Wales and Western Australia, and one from South Australia.
The Lott’s division one winning tally has now reached 249 so far this financial year, including 21 won by SA Lotteries customers.
In the 12 months to 30 June 2021, Saturday X Lotto created 174 millionaires across Australia.
During this time, there were 341 division one winning in Saturday X Lotto entries across Australia, which collectively won more than $435.21m.