Bundy grandma's lotto numbers pay off after 30 years
• A Wide Bay grandmother is celebrating after winning a division one prize of more than $668,000 in Saturday Gold Lotto!
• The flabbergasted winner who purchased her ticket in Bundaberg has played her regular numbers for more than 30 years!
• The winner has chosen to remain anonymous.
It was a sweet Sunday surprise for a Wide Bay woman when she sat down to check her Saturday Gold Lotto entry in the weekend's draw and discovered she had all six winning numbers!
The winning grandmother, who wishes to remain anonymous, said it's mind-boggling to know she's won a division one prize worth $668,413.74.
"I've been playing my favourite Gold Lotto numbers for more than 30 years and I've always believed they're bound to come up one day and now they have!" the excited winner exclaimed.
"I checked my ticket on Sunday night and when I realised I had all six winning numbers I raced to my husband who was in another room and shouted, 'We've won division one!'.
"It's both exciting and a little nerve-racking winning first division! I'm so glad there were other division one winners in the weekend's draw. It's so nice to share the prize money and know that there are others also celebrating today!
"My husband and I will take our time to work out what we'll do with this windfall but I know we'll invest a lot of the prize money for our future."
The division one winning Saturday Gold Lotto entry was purchased at Sugarland Newsagency, Shop 26 in Sugarland Shopping Centre, 5 Heidke Street in Bundaberg.
Jasmin Sanderson is from Sugarland Newsagency and said the staff were so excited to learn that the outlet had sold a division one winning ticket.
"We so happy for our customer and wish them all the best for the future," Ms Sanderson said.
"There's been such a buzz around town since word got out that a division one winning ticket was sold in Bundaberg! It's great news for the entire community.
"We're now hoping we can do it two weeks in a row and sell a division one winning entry in this Saturday's $21 Million Superdraw!"
Throughout Australia, there were six entries that each won a division one share worth $668,413.78 in Saturday Gold Lotto draw 3629 on Saturday 30 April. Apart from the winning entry purchased in Queensland, there were three winning tickets sold in Victoria, and one each in South Australia and Western Australia.
The winning numbers in Saturday Gold Lotto draw 3629 on Saturday 30 April were 20, 2, 24, 27, 22 and 30. The supplementary numbers were 10 and 26.