Northgate Woman Celebrated Windfall With Simple Thai Takeaway

When this Northgate woman received life-changing financial news, the first thing she wanted to do to celebrate her good fortune was to have a simple Thai takeaway meal with her partner. What would you do if you received news of an unexpected windfall?

“Oh, my goodness! This is so beautiful. You’ve made my Thursday morning even more beautiful!” the woman said upon learning the happy news.

The latest Lucky Lotteries winner, now $200,000 richer, said she had always thought that if she didn’t win, it just isn’t meant to be. But when she purchased the winning ticket, she did wonder if it would ever happen.

“I’m going to call my Mum straight away,” she said, adding that her mum is her biggest fan and wants to cry and celebrate the great news that has come her way.

”She’s always been my greatest supporter and I’m sure she’s going to have a little cry with me.

“I feel like I’m in a dream.”

The Northgate woman held the 1st Prize winning entry in Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot draw 1563 which was drawn Thursday 9 March 2022. She bought her ticket online at

“We’ve been talking about buying our first home and thinking about the future and retirement” | Photo Credit: The Lott /

When asked how she plans to celebrate her windfall, she replied,“I’m going to get my partner and myself some Thai takeaway tonight; a bit of pad thai, some satay chicken, maybe some spring rolls.”

“More seriously though, we’ve been talking about buying our first home and thinking about the future and retirement, so we’ll definitely sit down and think about our future.

“Thank you so much, this is completely lifechanging.”