You could say Beginner’s Luck played a part in the case of the latest Gold Coast lotto winner.
The lucky local is $200,000 richer, after taking home 1st Prize in Wednesday’s Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot draw 1240.
He was momentarily lost for words after hearing the life-changing news when a Golden Casket official called him on Thursday morning.
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“Really?” he began to question. “Are you serious? You aren’t kidding me?”
“That’s fantastic! Thank you very much.”
The family man revealed he’d only purchased a few Lucky Lotteries entries before snagging the 1st Prize.
“I’ve been purchasing tickets into other lottery games for a couple of years but Lucky Lotteries caught my eye about a month ago,” he said.
“I honestly haven’t purchased many Lucky Lotteries entries before, I’ve only been playing for about a month and I’ve already won! I can’t believe it!
“I will put this aside for the future, to help set up my family.”