Though it shares the same name, the Australian Powerball is quite different to the famous US lottery. Crucially, though the Australian Powerball has smaller jackpots, they are not taxed in Australia and are paid in one lump sum, unlike the US Powerball jackpots, leading many discerning lottery players around the world to prefer it.
Indeed, Powerball is one of Australia’s most popular lotteries and Aussies can buy tickets at stationary shops right across the country – but there’s no need to jet off down under, because you can now buy tickets right here at Pocolotto, wherever you are in the world!
Draws take place every Thursday at 20:30 local time.
How to play Powerball Australia
You will need to pick 7 numbers from 1-35, along with a Powerball number from 1-20.
If you match all 7 main numbers, plus the Powerball, you’ll win the jackpot. But, there are a generous 9 prize tiers, so the winning odds are favourable compared to many other lotteries.
Remember, you can buy your Powerball Australia tickets right here via Pocolotto, no matter where you are in the world, 24 hours a day.
Powerball Australia ticket prices
After you have finished choosing your lottery numbers, your Powerball Australia ticket price will be automatically displayed. There is no extra charge for using the quick-pick feature.
The price shown is the price you pay, including our fee. There are no catches or hidden charges, and we always strive to keep our Powerball Australia ticket prices fair and competitive.
Why play Powerball Australia?
- Guaranteed minimum jackpot
- Unlimited rollovers
- Large jackpots
- No lottery winnings tax in Australia
Powerball Australia tips
As you’d expect, Powerball Australia is extremely popular with the Aussies, especially ahead of big rollovers, when the whole country goes Powerball bonkers! So, it’s always smart to buy some extra lines to improve your chances of winning big!