A Gold Coast man has started planning a holiday, albeit in Queensland, after scoring top prize in Monday’s Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot.
He takes home a cool $100,000, but admits he had trouble convincing his wife that it was real.
The man, who wants to remain anonymous, forgot he’d even bought a lottery ticket until he checked his emails and saw one from the Lott.
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“I thought I’d already checked my tickets but logged into my account again to double check,” he said.
“I got a big surprise when I saw! I was jumping up and down, lucky I was home alone. “I just couldn’t believe it!
The man said he called his wife straight away, but she wasn’t having a bar of it.
“She said ‘nah, bull***t!’. I had to send her a screenshot to prove it!”
The man says they plan to have a night out at dinner tonight as well as use the money to pay off some bills and take a holiday somewhere in Queensland
“It couldn’t have come at a better time. “It will make things comfortable, a little easier.”