Set for Life lottery winner in Newcastle unaware of $4.8 million windfall thanks to ticket sold in Waratah

Matt Carr
By Matt Carr
Updated October 28 2021 - 1:30am, first published 1:10am
Set for life: Hunter winner of $4.8 million unaware

ALMOST $5 million in monthly payments are shaping as the surprise of a lifetime for an unaware Hunter lottery player.


Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle.