Bargara man’s $520,000 Scratch-Its win

November 15, 2022 6:50 am in by

A Bargara man has confessed he hasn’t come down off cloud nine since discovering he’s won a life-changing $520,000 prize on an Instant Scratch-Its ticket.

The winner takes home $520,000, paid in $1,000 weekly instalments for the next 10 years.

The winning ticket was bought at Fresh Fields Foodworks on Thabeban Street.

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“This is the most amazing feeling in the world!” the winner says.

“I don’t play Instant Scratch-Its all that often and thought I’d just grab one as a bit of Friday afternoon fun.

“When I scratched away at it and realised I’d won, I was beyond shocked.

“The celebrations haven’t kicked off just yet, but no doubt I’ll be having a big Christmas holiday and will enjoy every second of it.

“It still hasn’t hit me yet.

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“Even talking about it now, I feel like I’m talking about someone else’s life.

“As a young man, I just feel like I can set myself up now for the future.

“Any worries I had are gone.”

The Fresh Fields Foodworks team say they are over the moon to have sold a top prizewinning Instant Scratch-Its ticket and wished their winner all the best for the future.