The strange thing an Australian woman did after winning $1.3 million in the lottery: “I always thought I would react differently”
A Hobart woman celebrated her $1.3 million TattsLotto win over a relaxing cup of tea after the shocking revelation unleashed a flood of emotions and sent her heart racing.
The Tasmanian scooped up one of four National Division One winning entries in TattsLotto Draw 4383, drawn on Saturday 22 July 2023, pocketing $1,311,018.49.
So far in 2023, there have been six top division winning entries in Tasmania which, together, have taken home more than $19.61 million in prize money.
The regular player was unaware of her new fortune until lottery officials contacted her this morning.
‘Oh Lord! It’s hard for me to breathe! she wept with joy.
‘I am absolutely gobsmacked, just amazed! I can not believe it
I am so overwhelmed.
‘You know, I always thought I would react differently.
A Hobart woman celebrated her $1.3 million TattsLotto win with a relaxing cup of tea
‘I have played TattsLotto for a long time. I have won many small prizes, but never anything like this.
‘I never in a million years thought this would happen to me.
‘I don’t even know what to do with myself today. It’s hard to think.
It’s been a difficult time, and this will really help my family.
‘Thank you very much for this phone call. I have to go have a cup of tea!
Your 36-game winning QuickPick was purchased online at thelott.com, the official home of Australia’s lotteries.
The winning numbers for the 4383 TattsLotto draw on July 22, 2023 were 32, 14, 1, 5, 26 and 33, while the complementary numbers were 37 and 8.
Across Australia, there were four division one winning entries in TattsLotto draw 4383 – two each in Queensland and one each in Tasmania and one each in Western Australia.
Lott’s division one winner tally has now stood at 229 so far in 2023, including 74 won by Tatts clients.
In 2022, TattsLotto created 171 millionaires across Australia.
During this time, there were 330