One lucky Aussie could make Lotto history tonight!

What would you do with $80 MILLION???!!!

One lucky Aussie could be waking up as the country’s newest multimillionaire on Friday, with tonight’s Powerball jackpot a whopping $80 million!

The jackpot is the equal largest division one Powerball prize ever, which means if one person scoops the entire prize they’ll make Australian history.


The single biggest Powerball win currently stands at $70 million, which went to a lucky Hervey Bay couple two years ago.

Thursday night’s $80 million Powerball draw comes after two people walked away with $35 million each after winning division one in Tuesday night’s $70 million Oz Lotto jackpot.

“Oh fair dinkum? You’re kidding?! That is the best news I’ve had in a long time. Hallelujah!” one of the lucky winners exclaimed when he found out the life-changing news.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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