Powerball

About

Modelled on the highly successful American lottery, Powerball was introduced in Australia in 1996 and quickly became a household name with its easily recognisable tagline “One ball could change it all!”

Powerball has a guaranteed minimum Division 1 prize pool of $3 million and a record jackpot of $80 million!

Odds

The chance of winning a Division 1 prize in Powerball is 1 in 76,767,600. The chance of winning any division prize with a single game in Powerball is 1 in 110.

These odds improve to 1 in 10 when 12 games are played.

How to Play

In Powerball there are two barrels of numbers. The first barrel holds 40 balls numbered from 1 to 40 inclusive. The second barrels holds 20 balls numbered from 1 to 20 inclusive.

From the first barrel 6 winning numbers are selected. From the second barrel one number, called the Powerball is drawn.

Each standard game costs $1.70.

Powerball entries close on Thursdays at 7pm AEST/8pm AEDT.

Powerball is drawn on Thursdays at 8:30pm AEST/9:30pm AEDT.

Details of your winnings will be emailed to you following the draw.

How to Win

To win Division 1 you need to match your 6 numbers and your Powerball number in a single game with the winning numbers for that draw. The 6 winning numbers may be in any order.

Below is a list of the winning combinations for each Division:

Division 1 All 6 main winning numbers and the Powerball
Division 2 All 6 main winning numbers
Division 3 Any 5 main winning numbers and the Powerball
Division 4 Any 5 main winning numbers
Division 5 Any 4 main winning numbers and the Powerball
Division 6 Any 3 main winning numbers and the Powerball
Division 7 Any 4 main winning numbers
Division 8 Any 2 main winning numbers and the Powerball