One Victorian is the sole winner of the entire $80 Powerball jackpot, drawn on Thursday evening.
A Melbourne dad who lost his job during the state’s sixth lockdown has won $80 million Powerball jackpot, 9 News report.
“I’ve been working as a cleaner ever since to make ends meet,” he told the publication.
“Like for so many people, these lockdowns have been really tough for our family. But I’ve always said, you’ve just gotta keep trying. Now, look what’s happened.”
The winning numbers on the night were 17, 10, 4, 26, 19, 23, 21 and the Powerball was 7.
The cleaner now shares the title of Victoria’s biggest individual lottery winner and Australia’s third-biggest lottery winner.