One lucky Gold Coaster has woken up a cool $200,000 richer, after taking out the first prize in Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot this week.
The emotional man spoke to Lott officials yesterday, declaring it’s going to be a struggle to see out the rest of the working week.
He’s planning on paying off his house and going on a holiday with the winnings.
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“I can’t believe it. It really hasn’t sunk in. I don’t know how I am going to concentrate at work today or sleep tonight,” he told the Lott yesterday.
“First I will pay off the mortgage.
“I’d like to take some time off work and go on a holiday too. That sounds beautiful right now!”
He bought the winning ticket from Cignall Ormeau.
It comes ahead of a massive Powerball jackpot to be drawn tonight, worth a whopping $80 million.
It’s understood around 1 in 4 Aussies have purchased a ticket, in what will be the equal biggest prize offered so far this year.