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A winning first division lotto ticket sold at Miner’s Store in Coober Pedy

Three individual winning entries each worth $1,428,571.43 were purchased in Coober Pedy, Port Lincoln and West Beach in South Australia.

There were also two winning syndicates of 20-members each in Berri and Port Adelaide.

The winners will claim a first division share of Saturday X Lotto’s $30 Million Megadraw!

The man who purchased his Saturday X Lotto Megadraw entry from Miners Store Ltd, 171 Hutchison Street in Coober Pedy is celebrating his new millionaire status today!

“I’m fairly shaky at the moment! This prize money will definitely take care of the mortgage,” the winner said.

A retired couple who purchased their Saturday X Lotto Megadraw entry from West Beach Newsagency, 693 Burbridge Road in West Beach have claimed their $1.4 million prize!

“It’s just marvellous!” the winning wife exclaimed.

“We’re very happy. My husband and I are going to go away on holiday and think about how to use our prize money.”

SA Lotteries spokesperson Zoe Knobel said there is still one mystery winner in the state.

“The unregistered winning entry worth more than $1.4 million was purchased from Beer’s Newsagency, 46-47 Tasman Terrace in Port Lincoln.A 20-member Saturday X Lotto syndicate in Berri will split a total prize of $1,635,279.00 and claim a share of $81,763.95 from Saturday’s Megadraw. The winners purchased their syndicate entries from Berri Newsagency, Shop 2A, Vaughan Court in Berri.

Another 20-member syndicate from Port Adelaide will split a total prize of $1,553,590.00 for a share of $77,679.50 each. The players purchased their shares from Port Adelaide Papershop, Shop 7, Old Canal Shopping Centre in Port Adelaide.

Zoe Knobel said that people still need to check their tickets. “If you believe you may be holding that valuable X Lotto Megadraw ticket, contact SA Lotteries now to start the prize claim process and kick-off your New Year as a millionaire!” she said..

Throughout Australia, there were 21 entries that won a first division share of Saturday X Lotto’s $30 million division one prize pool in draw 3387, each worth $1,428,571.43. Along with the five winning entries purchased in South Australia, eight were purchased in Victoria, three were purchased in New South Wales, three were purchased in Western Australia and two were purchased in Queensland.

The winning numbers in Saturday X Lotto’s $30 Million Megadraw 3387 on 4 January 2014 were 6, 32, 10, 40, 5 and 28 with the supplementary numbers of 37 and 29.