Hobart dad is Tasmania’s newest millionaire

September 5, 2022 8:32 pm in by

HOBART TattsLotto

A Hobart man has had the ultimate Father’s Day, winning a $2 million TattsLotto cash prize.

The stunned Tasmanian held one of the 10 division one winning entries in TattsLotto draw 4291, each division one winning entry scored $2 million.

The dad was enjoying Father’s Day at home when an official from The Lott made contact yesterday.

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“Oh Jesus! Oh god!” he exclaimed.

The Tasmanian revealed he’s been playing the same numbers for decades, and can’t even remember why he chose those numbers.

“I’ll help my children first, and then after that, I don’t really know. Maybe some holidays around Australia.”

The man’s winning marked 12-game entry was purchased at Sorell Lucky Agency, 31 Gordon Street, Sorell.

Sorell Lucky Agency manager Debbie O’Shea said she was celebrating her outlet selling a division one winning ticket.

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“To think we had made someone a multi-millionaire overnight!” she exclaimed.


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