Lucky lottery Mega Jackpot
Lucky Lottery is an Australian Lottery. Lucky Lottery players can play two fun games, Lucky Lottery Super Jackpot, and Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot.
In Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot, just like other mega jackpots, the guaranteed jackpot amount never goes below $1,000,000.
Every Mega Jackpot has a guaranteed first prize of $200,000.
The price of a Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot ticket is $5 plus the agent’s commission.
Each game has 10 prize tiers and an equal number of consolation prize tiers.
In every Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot game, two draws are held.
While the first draw determines the guaranteed winning number, the second draw is conducted to determine the jackpot number.
Players can claim their prizes online or in-store (if they live in Australia and bought their tickets from a retailer).
|Prize tier||Number of winners*amount (in AUD)|
|5 th prize||10*500|
|6 th prize||25*100|
|7 th prize||75*75|
|8 th prize||600*40|
|9 th prize||700*20|
|10 th prize||2800*12|
|Jackpot||1*1 million |
(minimum guaranteed amount).
Increases by $240,000 every time there
is no jackpot winner.
There is still hope for players who are unable to match enough numbers to bag any of the above prizes as Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot has the following consolation prize tiers.
- $1,000 for any player with a number that is one number off the winning combination.
- 10 free tickets for any player with a jackpot number that does not win a jackpot.
- 8,434 players with one number off the winning combination get other free ticket prizes.
The odds of winning a Lucky Lottery Mega Jackpot prize
The chances of a player winning the jackpot are 1 in 9,483.167.
The odds of a Mega Jackpot player winning the first prize are 1 in 200,000.
At 1 in every 200,000, the odds of a player winning the second prize are same as the chances of them winning the first prize.
The odds of a player winning the third prize are again 1 in 200,000.
The chances of a player winning any cash prize are 1 in 47.42. The odds of a player winning any prize including free tickets are 1 in 16.14
Few strategies to improve your chances of winning a Mega Jackpot prize
- Form or join a syndicate: One of the most common strategies that players adopt to increase their chances of winning a Mega Jackpot prize is joining a syndicate. Playing in groups increases your purchasing power. When you buy more tickets, your odds of winning a prize improve. Look for a group of like minded people with a positive outlook.
- Purchase several tickets: To improve your odds of winning a prize, purchase multiple tickets. This way even if you are unable to match enough numbers to win any of the ten prizes, you will still stand a good chance of winning a consolation prize.