OZ Powerball Help & FAQ

OZ Powerball Help & FAQs

We have prepared a list of answers to the most frequently asked questions about OZ Powerball just for you! If you cannot find the answer to your question, contact a member of our Customer Experience Team for more information.

What is OZ Powerball?

OZ Powerball is the Australian Powerball lottery with a weekly draw.

When and where do OZ Powerball draws take place?

The OZ Powerball lottery takes place every Thursday at 20:30 AEST (12:30 CET/11:30 BST/GMT) in Australia.

Can I still play OZ Powerball if I do not live in Australia?

Yes, you can! At Jackpot.com, you can participate in the OZ Powerball lottery in a way which is similar to participating in the actual lottery. Instead of purchasing an OZ Powerball ticket, you will be betting on the outcome of the lottery, with the opportunity of winning the same prizes!

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How do I play OZ Powerball?

Placing your bets on OZ Powerball can be done in a few easy steps:

1. Head over to our OZ Powerball page

2. Select 7 numbers between 1-35 and 1 Powerball number from 1-20

3. Finalise your transaction

And that’s it! You can select the Quick Pick option to have your numbers selected randomly and you can place as many bets as you like.

What do I do if I never want to miss an OZ Powerball draw?

You can subscribe to the OZ Powerball lottery! This means that the numbers you choose to bet on will be submitted for you in every OZ Powerball draw.

How likely am I to win OZ Powerball?

There are 9 different prizes to be given out in OZ Powerball, each with different odds of being won. The value of each prize, including the jackpot, depends on the number of tickets sold and the number of winners per tier. If more than one person wins a particular prize, the prize money is split equally between the winners. The minimum jackpot amount is AU$3 million (approx. €2 million), and there is no maximum jackpot. Check out the OZ Powerball prize table below:

MatchOdds of WinningEstimated Prize*
7 + Powerball1:134,490,400.00Jackpot
6 + Powerball1:686,175.51$4,566.50
5 + Powerball1:16,942.61$153.75
4 + Powerball1:1,172.95$68.83
3 + Powerball1:187.67$17.03
2 + Powerball1:65.16$10.37

* The amounts shown above have been taken from the official OZ Powerball prize breakdown. Jackpot.com prize amounts are calculated in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.
** Prize value may vary significantly depending on the number of winners and the amount accumulated in the prize pool for any given draw.

Have I won an OZ Powerball prize?

To win the OZ Powerball jackpot, you will need to match all of the 7 main numbers and the Powerball. You can also win other prizes, which are outlined in the prize table below. If you win a prize in OZ Powerball, we will send you an email to let you know. However, you can also check if you won by comparing your numbers (found in your account) to the winning numbers on our OZ Powerball results page, which is updated right after every draw!