‘Pure joy’ for scratchie winner

Drysdale woman set to share the love with $100,000 Instant Scratch-Its win

A Drysdale woman is $100,000 richer and described her Instant Scratch-Its top prize win as a moment of “pure joy”.

The Bellarine Peninsula resident’s winning $5 Gold Frenzy Bingo X2 Instant Scratch-Its ticket was purchased at Drysdale Newsagency.

The winning woman revealed she couldn’t wait to help her nearest and dearest after discovering she’d secured a top prize win.

“I’m over the moon!” she cheered when she claimed her prize from The Lott.

“I honestly couldn’t be happier and more grateful. This is an emotional win; it’s not only going to help me so much but will also allow me to support my family.

“This is a moment of pure joy. I’m going to get the whole family together and have a very nice dinner to celebrate. Thank you so much.”

Drysdale Newsagency owner Ravi Kota shared he was absolutely thrilled and ecstatic when he first heard the news.

“I’m so happy to hear that one of our loyal customers has had their life positively changed from a ticket they purchased here,” he said.

“We will be celebrating this win in-store with lots of balloons and a congratulatory banner. We wish them all the best and hope this prize brings much happiness and prosperity. Congratulations once again on this fantastic win.”