Australia Powerball Help and FAQs

Betting on the Oz Powerball is much the same as participating in the lottery itself, however rather than buying a physical ticket, you are betting on the outcome of the draw. Below is a list of FAQs related to the draw - if you have any further questions don’t hesitate to contact us.

How to bet on Oz Powerball

Placing a bet on the Oz Powerball draw is simple - select 7 numbers between 1-35 and 1 Powerball number between 1-20.

Where and when does the Oz Powerball draw take place?

The draw takes place on Thursdays in Australia at 20:30 AEST (11:30 BST/GMT). See the latest results here.

How do I win?

There are 9 prize tiers with awards paid for matching anything from 2 numbers and the Powerball. The value of each prize including the jackpot is dependent on ticket sales and the number of winners per prize tier. If there are multiple winners for any given prize tier the amount is split between the players. The jackpot starts at AU$3 million (approx. €2 million) and it continues to roll over until it is claimed. There is no maximum jackpot!
Match Odds of Winning Estimated Prize*
7 + Powerball 1:134,490,400.00 Jackpot
7 1:7,078,442.11 $77,084.23
6 + Powerball 1:686,175.51 $4,566.50
6 1:36,144.50 $436.99
5 + Powerball 1:16,942.61 $153.75
4 + Powerball 1:1,172.95 $68.83
5 1:891.72 $41.00
3 + Powerball 1:187.67 $17.03
2 + Powerball 1:65.16 $10.37
* The amounts shown above have been taken from the official Oz Powerball lottery prize breakdown. prize amounts are calculated in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.
** Prize value may vary significantly depending on the number of winners and the amount accumulated in prize pool for any given draw.

What happens if I win?

We will notify you via email and the prize money will be transferred to your account as soon as possible.

Can I subscribe to Oz Powerball?

Yes! Once you have selected your lucky numbers, you can select the ‘Subscribe’ option and we’ll enter your bet automatically. Never miss an Oz Powerball draw!

What’s the biggest jackpot in Oz Powerball history?

On 30th July 2009, the Oz Powerball jackpot reached a record breaking AU$80 million (approx. €54 million). The prize was split between two ticket holders.

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