About Saturday Lotto

About Saturday Lotto

The Australian Saturday Lotto is one of the most popular lottery games in Australia. It was first introduced in 1972 by the state of Victoria, and is now played in all states and territories except for Western Australia.

The Australian Saturday Lotto is a fun and exciting lottery game that offers players the chance to win a $5M jackpot. There are also special events caled SuperDraws, which offer jackpots of $20M and more! With jackpots worth millions of dollars, it’s no wonder that this game is so popular! If you want to try your luck in this exciting draw, be sure to buy a ticket today!

How to play

To play Saturday Lotto, choose 6 numbers from 1 to 45. During the draw beside 6 numbers that are drawn, there 2 extra numbers, known as “Supps” are drawn, which if won can boost the second tier prices.

Draw time

The Saturday Lotto, as the name suggest, is held every Saturday at 8:30 pm AEST

Notable Jackpots

Since the regular jackpot is set at AU$5 million, the records are achieved during the special draws. Thus the highest jackpot is AU$33 million won in 2006.

Odds and Prizes

Saturday Lotto prices are divided across 6 tiers. If you want more information please look at the table below which provides information about Saturday Lotto odds and price tiers.

Division
1
Match
6 numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 8,145,060
Prize Pool %
32.75%
Division
2
Match
5 numbers and 1 or 2 supplementary numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 678,755
Prize Pool %
3.7%
Division
3
Match
5 numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 36,689
Prize Pool %
5.6%
Division
4
Match
4 numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 733
Prize Pool %
8.3%
Division
5
Match
3 numbers and 1 or 2 supplementary numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 297
Prize Pool %
12.25%
Division
6
Match
3 numbers
Odds of winning
1 in 53
Prize Pool %
37.4%

The overall odds of winning are 1 in 42