Three Lotto players from Hamilton, Te Kaha and Christchurch struck it lucky after each winning $333,333 with Lotto first division in last night's Lotto draw.

The winning tickets were sold at Mill Street Pak N Save in Hamilton, Te Kaha Holiday Park in Opotiki and Beckenham Lotto & News Agency in Christchurch.

Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $13 million.

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of the ticket and check it immediately at any Lotto outlet, online at or through the Lotto NZ ticket-checker app.