A Standard ticket in Wednesday Lotto is the easiest way to play. Each line on your ticket is made up of 6 numbers, which represents one game and gives you one chance to win a prize. Game numbers can be chosen manually or automatically using the QuickPick function. The minimum ticket you can purchase is 4 game lines.
Your 6 numbers will be between 1 and 45 inclusive.
To win Division 1 in Wednesday Lotto, you need to match all 6 of your numbers in a single game to the 6 winning numbers in the draw. The numbers can appear in any order.
Players can win a prize from as little as 1 or 2 winning numbers + 2 supplementary numbers!
Wednesday Lotto has 6 prize divisions. The winning combinations of each prize division are shown below.
|Division 1||All 6 main winning numbers||1:8,145,060|
|Division 2||Any 5 main winning numbers 1 or 2 supplementary numbers||1:678,755|
|Division 3||Any 5 main winning numbers||1:36,689|
|Division 4||Any 4 main winning numbers||1:733|
|Division 5||Any 3 main winning numbers 1 or 2 supplementary numbers||1:297|
|Division 6||Any 1 or 2 main winning numbers and both supplementary numbers||1:144|
Wednesday Lotto is a nationwide lotto, also known as Gold Lotto in Queensland and X Lotto in South Australia. Along with Monday Lotto, Wednesday Lotto was the only lotto played in New South Wales until the introduction of Oz Lotto in 1994.
Wednesday Lotto has a guaranteed Division 1 prize of $1 million for up to 4 winners* each week.
Every Wednesday, 8 balls are drawn at random from a barrel of 45 balls, numbered 1 to 45. The first 6 balls drawn from the barrel are the winning numbers and the final 2 balls are the supplementary numbers. The supplementary numbers are used to determine prizes in Divisions 2, 5 and 6.
Wednesday Lotto entries close every Wednesday at 7:25pm AEST (8:25pm AEDT).
Wednesday Lotto is drawn every Wednesday at 8:30pm AEST (9:30pm AEDT).
You can check the latest Wednesday Lotto results online. Oz Lotteries customers will also receive the latest draw results straight to their inbox.
Wednesday Lotto is broadcast on Channel 7 or 7TWO (and affiliated regional stations) at approximately 8:30pm AEST (9:30pm AEDT) every Wednesday. You can also live stream the draw online on the 7plus website.
If you want another way of winning Wednesday Lotto, you can buy a Lotto Strike add-on ticket. Navigate to the Lotto Strike page for more information.
Find out more about Wednesday Lotto.
*$1M for up to 4 winners. Max Div 1 prize pool of $4M shared if more than 4 winners.