Variety Heart Lottery No. 0001 Terms & Conditions

Variety Heart Lottery No. 0001 will close at 8pm EST on Wednesday 28 March 2018 and will be drawn at 1 pm EST on Friday 6 April 2018. The public are invited to attend the draw at Variety Queensland, 1/5 Ashtan Place, Banyo QLD 4014. The benefitting organisation is Variety Queensland Incorporated.

Variety Heart Lottery No. 0001

Under the authority of the QLD Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation, Variety Queensland is permitted to sell up to 5,000 tickets in this lottery at $10 each.

All orders received and processed prior to the closing date are automatically entered into the draw. Orders for the current lottery that are received after this date will be entered into the next lottery. Ticket purchasers must be 18 years of age and over.

Tickets will be sold singly or in bundles of five tickets. Completion of purchaser contact details on ticket stubs is the responsibility of the ticket seller. Required contact fields must be completed in order for the winner to be contactable.

Tickets will be distributed to volunteers and staff for sale to the public. Tickets will also be available by phone on 07 3907 9300, email at [email protected], on the Variety Queensland website, the Variety Queensland lottery website or in person at the Variety Queensland office in Banyo.

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The winning ticket number will be selected by a True Random Number generation provided on-line by Random.Org, Randomness and Integrity Services Ltd, Unit 20, 2 Waterloo Road, Dublin, Ireland (

Immediately prior to the first prize draw, the random number range will be set from 1 to 5,000 to correspond to the available ticket numbers. Random numbers will be generated until the first drawing of a number that corresponds to a sold single ticket number. A print record of each random number generated is to be retained, including its time and date stamp, as an accountable document.

The bonus prize draw will immediately follow the draw for first prize, and in the same manner as first prize, except that the generator will be set with numbers corresponding to the lowest and highest numbers allocated to the bonus draw.

Results of the draw for the first prize and bonus prize will be advised and published:

  • on the Variety Queensland website;
  • on the Variety Queensland lottery web site;
  • in the next Variety Queensland e-newsletter following the draw;
  • on the Variety Queensland facebook page;
  • on the Variety Queensland lottery facebook page; and
  • directly to winner via details recorded on ticket stub

Grand Prize:

$10,000 cash

Bonus Prize:

Three night accommodation certificate at Couran Cove Island Resort on South Stradbroke Island. Includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation in a Studio Water View apartment for up to 2 persons sharing
  • King bed or twin singles

Available for travel until 30 November 2018. Subject to availability at time of booking. Exclusion dates apply.

VIP Prize Draws:

VIP members are automatically and conveniently entered into four Variety Heart Lottery draws a year, with no lock in contracts. VIP members will also receive automatic entry into two exclusive VIP draws which will take place on Friday 1 June, 2018 and Friday 28 September, 2018. To be eligible for these draws, you must be an active Variety Heart Lottery VIP member with at least one set of tickets in the current lottery at the time of the relevant VIP draw.

VIP prize winners will be drawn at 1pm EST at Variety Queensland, 1/5 Ashtan Place, Banyo QLD 4014 on the following dates:

1.         Friday, 1 June 2018. Prize: iPad

2.         Friday, 28 September 2018. Prize: TBA

Bonus Prize Details:

Every supporter who purchases five or more tickets goes into an additional bonus draw to win a $5,000 prize each lottery. Your chances in this draw increase with every five tickets you purchase (e.g. $50 | five tickets = 1 bonus draw entry, $100 | ten tickets = 2 bonus draw entries). The bonus draw prize changes each lottery; you could have the chance to win an experience such as the iconic Variety Bash or a holiday voucher.

Non-cash bonus prizes are subject to change without notice and are not redeemable for cash.

Other Terms & Conditions

All prizes ex Brisbane unless otherwise specified.

Prize values are listed in Australian currency.

Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash.

Gift vouchers will have a redemption period that cannot be changed.

Prize values are based upon the recommended retail prices at the time of printing (inclusive of GST). Variety Queensland accepts no responsibility for change in prize value between now and the ultimate prize redemption date. Special conditions apply to all experiences, trips and packages. 

Only tickets that have been paid for will be included in the draw(s). All orders received after 8pm EST on close date or once a lottery has sold out will be automatically entered into the next lottery. Only Australian currency accepted. All Variety Heart Lottery prizes are not taxable under the prescribed lottery arrangements. Lottery tickets are not tax deductible. Enquiries: Variety Queensland (07) 3907 9300.