Lottery, Australia, is an information web site about Australian lottery and keno games. Whether you're searching for online lottery results or a guide to buying system entries for Australian Lottery tickets, Lottery Australia is your online lotto source.
Australian lottery games are played throughout the country and online over the internet on safe and secure 128 bit SSL encrypted web sites such as OzLotteries.
Lotto is played on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday nights with each state having their own names for the different lottery games. Whether you play Oz Lotto in Adelaide or Oz Lotto in Brisbane, you are playing in the same lottery.
Lotto results and Keno results are available through our site partner OzLotteries who also provide the facility to purchase your lottery and keno games online should you wish to avoid queues at shopping malls and agencies.
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We play five different types of lotteries in Australia.
The regular form of lotto is where you need to select six correct numbers. Six winning numbers and two supplementary numbers are draw from a barrel holding 45 balls numbered 1-45 inclusive.
To claim a prize, you must have any three numbers and one of the two supplementary numbers marked in one coupon. This form of 'regular'; lottery is played on Monday night lotto, Wednesday night lotto and Saturday night lotto.
Oz Lotto is played on Tuesday night. Seven winning numbers and 2 supplementary numbers are drawn from the barrel of 45 balls. To claim a prize you must have any 3 winning numbers plus either of the two supplementary numbers marked on your coupon.
Powerball is played on Thursday night. With a guaranteed a first division prize pool of $3 million, this lottery regularly jackpots to over $20 million.
To play Thursday Powerball, you need to mark out Five numbers of the 45 numbers in the first panel of your coupon, and then you pick your 'Powerball' number in the second panel that also consists of 45 numbers.
To win a prize in the Powerball draw you must have selected any 3 winning numbers from the first draw of five on your Powerball ticket.