AN instant scratchie purchased from Aldinga Beach has helped agrandmother from Adelaide to a $150,000 win.
The woman admitted she was initially more stunned than excited when she scratched the top prize on her Instant Scratch-Its $4 ticket.
The happy woman, who wishedto remain anonymous, said she could not believe her eyes and neither could her family when she scratched her $150,000 winning ticket.
“When I told my son I thought I may have just scratched the top prize,” she said.
“He looked at me blankly and said ‘Mum you make a lot of mistakes with these things, so you better let me check’.
“It was a dream-come-true…No it was more than a dream – it was a miracle.
“The $150,000 windfall means we can finally pay out the mortgage.
“To have that relief of no longer making mortgage repayments on top of the bills and everything else is wonderful, it will just make life so much easier.”
The winning ticket was purchased atAldinga Beach Centralat Shop 2, Aldinga Central Shopping Centre on the corner of Aldinga Beach Road and Pridham Boulevard in Aldinga Beach.
According to the Tatts website, the betting agency that owns Instant Scratch-Its, it says the chances of winning the top prize on a $4 ticket is 1 in 600,000.
Various tickets range from chances of 1 in 300,000 to 1 in 1,750,000 depending on the price and top prize of each ticket.
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