The NZ Powerball is available to players in New Zealand as well as players around the world, online, via a lottery messenger service. If you are looking for big jackpots, loads of secondary prizes, and fantastically good winning odds, then this is the right game for you! Play New Zealand Powerball online for a chance to win big!
How to Play New Zealand Powerball
If you know how to play US Powerball, then you’ll be familiar with how to play New Zealand Powerball. All you have to do is choose 6 main numbers from a guess range of 1 – 40 and a Powerball number from 1 – 10.
The New Zealand Powerball is the only game in the Powerball family with 6 main numbers instead of 5. It also features a bonus ball used for awarding and boosting secondary prizes.
The minimum New Zealand Powerball jackpot is NZ$5 million and is capped at NZ$50 million. If the jackpot reaches the cap, a Must Be Won draw occurs in which either the jackpot is won, or it is added to the next highest winning prize category to be split among the winners in that category.
The official draws in the NZ Powerball take place twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday at 6 PM, Canberra time, giving players plenty of chances to win a prize.
Winning the New Zealand Powerball
You have to match all 6 main numbers – plus the Powerball – to win the New Zealand Powerball jackpot. There are also six secondary prizes that you could win if you guess some of the NZ Powerball numbers. For some of these, you also have to guess the bonus ball.
If you check the US Powerball results, you will see that the jackpots and second prizes are usually larger in the US Powerball. However, New Zealand Powerball offers incredible winning odds and a whopping 14 prize categories in total.
Play New Zealand Powerball Online
Playing New Zealand Powerball online is legal, convenient, and fun! Simply choose your numbers online just like you would in person, except with a mouse instead of a pen, and a lottery ticket messenger service buys a physical ticket that matches your online entry. The messenger service scans and uploads your ticket to your account and keeps the actual ticket in a safe in case it’s a winner.
Try it! Play New Zealand Powerball online today!