Powerball (Australia) is an immensely popular lottery in the country.
Managed by the Tatts Group, Powerball has several licensed subsidiaries.
The lottery operates through by Lotterywest, a government-owned operator that runs the lottery in West Australia.
The game’s original format of 5/45+1/45 has been changed twice, once in 2013, and the second time in 2018.
During draws, seven numbers are drawn randomly from a guess range of 1-35. The Powerball number is drawn from a separate pool of 20 numbers.
The motive behind introducing the change was to create a ninth prize tier and offer bigger jackpots. The charges were also increased by 10c per play.
The lotto Powerball holds the distinction of producing the most significant individual win of AUD 107 million in Australian history. National television broadcasting the Powerball results WA by YouTube regularly. Ticket sales close at 8:30 PM on the night of the draw.
There are several differences between the American Powerball and the OZ Powerball.
While winners in American Powerball receive annuitized payments, Australian Powerball winners receive a lump sum amount.
Winnings in American Powerball are subject to federal and state taxes, whereas, Australia Powerball winners do not have to pay any taxes on their winnings.
Further, Australian Powerball prizes are pari-mutuel, whereas American Powerball non-jackpot prizes are fixed.
Last Powerball results WA
Draw date: April 11, 2019, Draw number: 1195
Winning numbers: 15 32 20 8 19 18 22 9 (Powerball)
Number of winners: 406,999
Jackpot amount: AUS $8 million
Next Powerball results WA to be announced on: April 18, 2019, 9:30 PM (AEDT), estimated jackpot: AUD $12 million.
How to play Powerball
To play Australian Powerball, a player needs to select seven numbers of their choice between 1-35 and an additional Powerball number between 1-20.
To win the jackpot, a player must match all the numbers. If you want to win a prize, players have to match at least two numbers and the Powerball.
Players playing from Australia can register for a playing card. They can either pick the numbers themselves or use the Quick Pick option to let the system pick numbers on their behalf.
Play Powerball online
Do not live in Australia? You can still play Powerball online. All you need to do is create an account with Lottomania.
Once you have registered with us, select your numbers, or let the system pick a combination on your behalf. Once, Powerball results WA are announced, we will transfer your winning amount to your account.
Recent Powerball results WA
|4.4.2019||2 12 14 16 21 25 33 + 4||AU$ 3 million|
|3.28.2019||4 5 25 26 27 30 34 + 18||AU$ 20 million|
|3.21.2019||3 14 20 27 29 30 31 + 7||AU$ 12 million|
|3.14.2019||2 5 8 17 20 24 27 + 6||AU$ 8 million|
|3.7.2019||4 6 9 13 20 23 27 + 2||AU$ 3 million|