A Merimbula woman is planning a road trip around Australia after winning $50,000
A Merimbula woman has admitted she’s finding it difficult to comprehend she’s $50,000 richer, after discovering an Instant Scratch-Its ticket she was given as a gift yielded her a top prize.
The ecstatic woman’s winning $4 Instant Scratch-Its ticket was purchased from Merimbula Newsagency, in Market St.
Speaking to a NSW Lotteries official yesterday the elated woman explained she was still in a state of shock, despite her win being officially confirmed.
"When I scratched the ticket, I couldn’t believe it." She says she triple checked it and then had her husband triple check the ticket as well.
The couple them celebrated with a "nice bottle of champagne" and are now planning a road trip around Australia, and to give some of the winnings to family.