‘My heart is beating’: ‘Country girl’ from regional Victoria will step out of lockdown $ 20 MILLION richer after winning Lotto
- Regional Victoria woman $ 20 million richer after winning Lotto on Tuesday
- She said she planned to spend the money on buying a new car and buying her family
- The woman said she would remember this moment for the rest of her life
A self-described ‘country girl’ who has been playing the same Lotto numbers for 20 years will step out of the lockdown in Victoria $ 20 million richer.
The woman, from Gippsland in regional Victoria, won the division one award on Tuesday.
“My heart is pounding,” she said after finding out she was the winner.
‘We’ve been playing for a long time. I always play the same songs. I’ve been playing them for about 20 years I would say. ‘
A woman who’s been playing the same Lotto numbers for 20 years gets out of phase three lockdown in Victoria $ 20 million richer (stock image)
She said the numbers included things like her birthday, but she’d picked a few so long ago she’d forgotten why.
The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, said she would remember this moment for the rest of her life.
However, she has no plans to retire anytime soon.
‘I don’t know what I would do with myself if I retired! I am a country girl through and through! ” she laughed.
“I’ve been working for 30 years and I don’t think I could give up that easily. I am currently working. I have things to do!
She said she planned to buy a new car and share the money with her family.
Raj Joshi (pictured), the owner of Drouin Lotto & Cards, is proud that the ticket was purchased from his company
The woman said she was excited to celebrate with dinner in the pub when the coronavirus is limiting life at midnight in regional Victoria.
Raj Joshi, the owner of Drouin Lotto & Cards, is proud that the ticket was purchased from his company.
He said he would celebrate with customers all day long.
The winning numbers were 18, 44, 31, 41, 2, 10 and 36. The additional numbers were 5 and 23.