One of four first division winning tickets in Wednesday night's draw was sold in Taihape.
The winning ticket comes with a $250,000 share of the first division prize.
The ticket was purchased at Taihape New World while the other three winning tickets were sold at Pak N Save Sylvia Park in Auckland and online at MyLotto to players from Tasman and Christchurch.
Powerball was not struck and will roll over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $8 million.
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Strike Four also rolled over and will be $800,000 on Saturday.