Saturday Lotto

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About Saturday Lotto

Discover all the information you need to know about Saturday Lotto. On this page, you can learn how to play, discover how many numbers you need to match in order to win prizes and your odds of winning those, and more. Are you ready to enter the next Saturday Lotto draw?

Draws are held on Saturday evenings at 7:30 PM AEST.

Latest Draw

Draw 4477 - Saturday 15 June 2024

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Saturday Lotto Overview

Launched in June 1972, Saturday Lotto was the first lottery game in Australia that allowed its participants to choose their own numbers. Known as Saturday Lotto in New South Wales and Western Australia, this game has different names in other states and territories. Tasmania, Northern Territory and Victoria call it TattsLotto, Queensland refers to it as Saturday Gold Lotto, while South Australia calls it Saturday X Lotto.

In order to enter, participants must choose six numbers between 1 and 45. Two supplementary numbers are also randomly selected after the main six have been drawn.

The minimum play is four games and a ticket costs $3.40.

In order to win a prize, you must match at least three main numbers.

Every year, special Saturday Lotto draws take place, called Megadraws and Superdraws. They are organised to celebrate certain holidays or just offer more chances for participants to win.

Saturday Lotto Megadraws usually happen annually to celebrate Christmas and New Year. The top prize is raised to $30 million or even more, regardless of whether the jackpot in the previous draw was won.

Saturday Lotto Superdraws also take place several times a year and have a jackpot of $20 million. Besides the size of the jackpot, the Superdraws are exactly the same as regular draws.

Saturday Lotto & Oz Lotto Comparison

Draw Day

Starting Jackpot

Record Jackpot

Ticket Price

Next Jackpot

Saturday Lotto logo

Saturday Lotto


$5 Million

$30 Million



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Oz Lotto


$3 Million

$111 Million



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Check out the latest Saturday Lotto statistics, updated in real-time after each drawing.

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Weekday Windfall

Weekday Windfall works like Saturday Lotto, but takes place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

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Saturday Lotto Odds and Prize Divisions

The minimum Saturday Lotto jackpot is approximately $5 million, however this can vary slightly depending on the number of tickets that were sold. The Division 1 prize can be jackpotted up to four times and there is no jackpot cap. In case no one wins the top prize, it will be distributed to winners in the next prize tier.

Check out the table below to discover the different prize categories, as well as your winning odds plus the prize pools percentages.

The overall odds of winning a Saturday Lotto prize are 1 in 42.

Saturday Lotto Odds and Prize Divisions
Match Average Payout Odds of Winning Winners in Last Draw Avg. Winners Per Draw
6 $1,742,373 1 in 8,145,060 9 6.9
5 + Supplementary $10,866 1 in678,755 56 82.1
5 $883.02 1 in 36,689 1,003 1,529
4 $25.54 1 in 733 49,066 76,735.3
3 + Supplementary $15.73 1 in 297 122,645 189,268.8
3 $8.43 1 in 53 667,394 1,011,939.1

How to play Saturday Lotto

Entering Saturday Lotto is quick and simple. You must select six numbers between 1 and 45. Then, choose how many plays you want to enter, depending on the method of entry. For example, if you enter a manual entry or Quick Pick, you need to select four games. However, if you play a System Entry, you only need to fill in one of them. The last step is choosing the number of draws you want to enter. You can enter between 1 and 10 consecutive draws.

So what are the different types of entry? Check them out below and select the one which fits you best:

Quick Pick/Slikpik

With this option, you can forget about having to manually select your numbers. This is the most common type of entry and it will randomly choose six numbers for you, ready for the next draw.

Marked entry

This option allows you to choose the six numbers yourself. Whether you want to choose birthdays or other significant dates as inspiration, you have complete freedom to select those numbers that you think will bring you the next jackpot.

System entry

A System entry means you have to choose between 7 and 20 numbers and purchase a ticket covering every six-number combination with that range.

Saturday Lotto Quick Stats

Below you will see some quick stats for Saturday Lotto. You can find more stats like these hot and cold numbers using the button below to be taken to the dedicated Saturday Lotto statistics page.

Hot Numbers

  • 1
  • 11
  • 22
  • 18
  • 12

Cold Numbers

  • 44
  • 2
  • 28
  • 14
  • 4

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