Wednesday Lotto FAQ

When does the Wednesday Lotto draw take place? The Wednesday Lotto draw takes place every Wednesday night at 9:30 pm AEDT / 8:30 pm AEST.

Wednesday Lotto FAQ

Where can I watch the Wednesday Lotto draw? The Wednesday Lotto draw is broadcast on 7TWO every Wednesday night at 9:30 pm AEDT / 8:30 pm AEST.

What time do the Wednesday Lotto ticket sales close? The Wednesday Lotto ticket sales close one hour prior to the draw - Wednesday nights at 8:30 pm AEDT / 7:30 pm AEST.

How much does it cost to play Wednesday Lotto? A standard ticket for four games costs AUD $2.40.

Where do I buy Wednesday Lotto tickets? Wednesday Lotto tickets can be bought in-store -, online -, and through their official “The Lott” app -

How old do I have to be to play Wednesday Lotto? You must be at least 18 years old.

Can I play Wednesday Lotto if I don’t live in Australia? Yes, you can by using an online concierge service.

How do I win Wednesday Lotto? To win any Wednesday Lotto prize, you must match at least 1 winning number plus two supplementary numbers. There is a total of six prize divisions in Wednesday Lotto and here’s exactly how to win each of them:

  • Division 1 - Match all six winning numbers
  • Division 2 - Match 5 winning numbers plus one or two supplementary numbers
  • Division 3 - Match five winning numbers
  • Division 4 - Match four winning numbers
  • Division 5 - Match three winning numbers plus one or two supplementary numbers
  • Division 6 - Match one or two winning numbers plus both supplementary numbers

What are the odds of winning a prize on Wednesday Lotto? The odds of winning a Division 6 prize with a single game are 1 in 144, while the odds of winning the First Division prize are 1 in 8,145,060. Here’s a breakdown of the odds of winning depending on the prize divisions:

  • Division 1 - 1 in 8,145,060
  • Division 2 - 1 in 678,755
  • Division 3 - 1 in 36,689
  • Division 4 - 1 in 733
  • Division 5 - 1 in 297
  • Division 6 - 1 in 144

Does the Wednesday Lotto prize roll over? No. In Wednesday Lotto, if the top prize of AUD $1 million is not won, it does not roll over to the next draw.

Is there a deadline for claiming Wednesday Lotto prizes? Each Australian state has a different deadline for claiming Wednesday Lotto prizes. It is best to check with your local lottery operator.

Will I have to pay taxes if I win a prize? Lottery prizes are awarded tax-free. However, if you reside outside of Australia, it is best to consult with a financial expert.

Where can I find Wednesday Lotto results if I missed the draw? The Wednesday Lotto results from previous draws can be found on their official website or right here at!

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