“You beauty!” South Penrith retiree ends week $100,000 richer
A South Penrith man thought he was being pranked when an official from The Lott called with the news he’d won $100,000 in today’s Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot draw.
The New South Wales player won the 1st Prize of $100,000 in Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot draw 10419, drawn Friday 16 October 2020.
Sharing his excitement with us this afternoon, the man admitted he’d never expected to answer the phone to such incredible news.
“Are you telling me I’ve won something?” he questioned.
“I know it’s not April Fool's Day, but this can’t be real!
“Are you joking? Are you fair dinkum? No way!
“This is bloody beautiful!
“I’m over the moon! It’s great, just fantastic.
“You beauty! You’ve made my day, my year!
“This is completely out of the blue. I can’t believe this.
“My wife has been feeling a bit off today, she certainly won’t be after she hears this news.”
When asked how he planned to enjoy his windfall, the stoked bloke said he had a few things in mind.
“We are retired, so we will use this to go on a few trips we’ve been wanting to go on for quite some time,” he explained.
“We will also help our kids out as well.”
The winning entry of one number was purchased at Nepean Square Newsagency, Shop 38, Nepean Village, 144 Station Street, Penrith.
Nepean Square Newsagency owner Nabil Bahous said the outlet was celebrating delivering a win to one of their customers.
“We are so happy for them, whoever they may be,” he shared.
“In tough times like this, a win like this would be a huge help.
“We wish him all the very best with his prize.
“We can’t wait to deliver more wins to our customers.”