Two lucky Powerball players from Kumeu and Hastings have taken home a share of one of the largest jackpots ever won in New Zealand, after winning $13.2 million each in Saturday's Lotto draw.
The total Lotto Powerball prize of $26.4 million is made up of $25,933,214 million from Powerball First Division and $500,000 from Lotto First Division.
Two other Lotto players, from Papakura and Pukekohe, won $250,000 each with Lotto First Division.
The winning tickets were sold at Roselands Lotto in Papakura and Countdown Pukekohe in Pukekohe. Strike was not stuck and has jackpotted to $500,000.
The winning Lotto numbers were 2, 4, 7, 27, 32 and 33, with the bonus number 5 and Powerball number 3.