14,315 prizes to be won

1 in 15 chance of winning!

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can I contact if I need to make a change to my ticket or I have not received my ticket?

Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 03 9671 6300 or info@rmhhomelottery.com.au.

How many tickets will be sold?

A maximum of 207,000 tickets will be sold.

Who is (or is not) eligible to purchase tickets?

Ticket holders must be 18 years or older. The following persons are ineligible to purchase tickets for themselves or on behalf of any other person: Board Members and Executives of Melbourne Health and The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation and Partners and employees of S.O. Asher Consultants Pty Ltd and Deloitte.

Can I purchase a ticket if I live interstate or overseas?

This lottery is intended for residents of Victoria however we do accept orders from overseas and interstate residents, and we would be very grateful for the support. Whilst the lottery is open to overseas purchasers the prizes that we have on offer are awarded to winners as presented and cannot be redeemable for cash. Major prize winners would be responsible for collecting their prize in Melbourne, Victoria.

Where can I order tickets?

Tickets can be ordered at www.rmhHomeLottery.com.au, by calling 1300 780 312 or by visiting any one of the below locations from Saturday 1 February 2020.

Grand Prize Showhome163 Dendy StreetBrighton East
The Royal Melbourne HospitalRMH Main Entrance, 300 Grattan StreetParkville
MazzeiLevel 1, 1336-1338 Malvern RoadMalvern
Helloworld Travel NiddrieNiddrie Central Shopping Centre, 383 Keilor RoadEssendon
Audi Centre Melbourne501 Swanston StreetMelbourne
Melbourne City Land Rover351 Ingles StreetPort Melbourne
Brighton BMW795 Nepean HighwayBentleigh
Barbeques Galore ChadstoneHome Plus Home Maker Centre, 675 Warrigal RoadChadstone
Barbeques Galore Fountain GateFountain Gate Super CentreNarre Warren
Barbeques Galore HighpointHighpoint Homemaker Centre, 1/179 Rosamond RoadMaribyrnong
Barbeques Galore Hoppers CrossingHarvey Norman Centre, Old Geelong RoadHoppers Crossing
Barbeques Galore Moorabbin1000 Nepean HighwayMoorabbin
Barbeques Galore Nunawading232-234 Whitehorse RoadNunawading
Barbeques Galore PrestonNorthland Homemaker Centre, Murray RoadPreston
Barbeques Galore Richmond313 Bridge Road

I cannot afford a $100 ticket. How else can I support?

There are plenty of ways in which you can support The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation! You can purchase your Home Lottery ticket as part of a syndicate or alternatively, you can purchase a ticket in our Cash Calendar Lottery from just $20, or in our Holiday for Life Lottery starting at $10.

What does it mean to become a Member?

Members’ tickets are reserved for each Home Lottery which means you’ll never miss out, no matter how quick they sell. PLUS, Members are entered into an exclusive draw for $10,000 gold! There’s no joining fee and you can make changes any time. Just tick the box on your order and we will contact you prior to each Home Lottery to confirm your order. To be eligible for the Membership Prize Draw, members must have a valid ticket in the current Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery and an active Membership to all future Home Lotteries as of the applicable deadline of the current Home Lottery.

How can I make changes to my Membership or update my credit card details?

Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 03 9671 6300.

What is your refund policy?

All requests for refunds will be honored as long as the method of payment has been verified, and the corresponding ticket has not already been included in any prize draws.

Are home lottery tickets tax deductible?

No. Tickets purchased are not tax deductible.

How many prizes are in the home lottery?

There are 14,315 prizes including 6 Bonus prizes and 1 Early Bird prize. The total value of all prizes is $6,850,654.14. Click here to download our catalogue of prizes.

Can a ticket purchaser win multiple prizes?

Yes. When you purchase a ticket, you’re entered in all applicable draws! Once a winning ticket is drawn, the winning number is recorded, and the ticket is re-entered in the remaining draws.

How can my chances of winning really be 1 in 15?

Each ticket is entered in ALL 14,315 prize draws (including 6 Bonus draws and 1 Early Bird draw). There are only 207,000 tickets available. The calculation to determine chances of winning has been independently verified by an actuary. For further information regarding the mathematical equation please contact a Program Coordinator on 03 9671 6300 or info@rmhHomeLottery.com.au.

Are the prizes donated?

No, all prizes are purchased by The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation.

What is the Grand Prize?

The Grand Prize is worth over $3.9 million and it includes:

• A fully furnished Mazzei home at 163 Dendy Street, Brighton East.
• It even comes with $250,000 GOLD!
Click here to view the floor plan.

Can I visit the home in person?

Yes, the home is stunning and is open for inspection every Wednesday, weekends and public holidays starting from Saturday 8th February 2020. Please come and visit us between 1pm and 5pm!

If I win the home do I have to move in? How soon do I get the keys? Can I sell it?

It generally takes a few weeks before settlement is complete. The winner can move in as soon as settlement is complete. The winner does not have to keep the home for a minimum period of time and can choose to sell the home at any point after settlement.

If I win, what do I have to pay for?

Absolutely nothing. As a Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery Grand Prize winner, you are awarded your new home free and clear of any encumbrances. All fees involved with the transfer of the property such as stamp duty and title taxes will be paid for by The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation.

What are my costs after I take possession of my new home?

After you take title of your new home, you would be responsible for the usual costs associated with home ownership.

What are the Bonus Prizes?

We are giving away SIX 2020 Land Rover Discovery’s just for getting in early! To be eligible for the Bonus Draws, purchase your tickets before midnight 13 March 2020. Your ticket then has a chance to win in ALL 14,315 prize draws!

What is the Early Bird Prize?

Tickets purchased before midnight 3 April 2020 will be included in the Early Bird draw to win a 2020 Lamborghini Urus or $400,000 in gold! Tickets are also entered in all remaining prize draws for the chance to win.

If I win a prize, can I choose to take cash instead?

Unfortunately, no. All prizes are purchased by The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation and must be accepted as awarded. Negotiations may take place between the prize supplier and the winner but The Foundation cannot become a part of that process.

What is the Cash Calendar?

The Cash Calendar is a separate lottery. For just $20 extra you will be entered in 20 draws to win GOLD! We are giving away one prize of $50,000 and 19 prizes of $5,000. Tickets in the Cash Calendar are $20 each, 3 for $50 or 6 for $75. The deadline to purchase Cash Calendar tickets is 24 April 2020 and draws will be held on 1 May 2020.

What is the Holiday for Life?

The Holiday for Life is a separate lottery. For just $10 extra you will be entered into a draw to win a holiday of your choice valued at $5,000 every year for the next 25 years! Or you can choose to take $100,000 in gold instead. Tickets in the Holiday for Life are $10 each, 5 for $25 or 15 for $50. The deadline to purchase Holiday for Life tickets is 24 April 2020 and draws will be held on 1 May 2020.

Why do you giveaway gold and gift cards instead of cash?

The Victorian Commission for Gambling Regulations do not allow us to give away cash. Winners can cash in gold bullion for cash. Note that gold selling costs and market variations do apply when selling gold bullion.

When are the draw dates?

Bonus Draws are conducted at 7.30am Wednesday 25 March 2020 (Ticket deadline 13 March 2020)
Early Bird Draw is conducted at 7.30am Thursday 16 April 2020 (Ticket deadline 3 April 2020)
Final Draws are conducted at 7.30am Friday 1 May 2020* (Ticket deadline 24 April 2020)
*If all tickets are sold prior to 3 April 2020 all draws will be completed early on 16 April 2020.

How and where are the draws conducted?

The draws are conducted using a random number generator under the supervision of Deloitte at their offices, 550 Bourke Street, Melbourne in accordance with Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulations.

When and where are the winning results published?

A complete list of winners will appear at www.rmhHomeLottery.com.au by 4 May 2020. In the event all tickets are sold by the Early Bird deadline of 3 April 2020 then all winners will be published early on 17 April 2020.

Will I be notified if I win a prize?

All winners will be notified in writing by Deloitte with instructions on how to claim their prize. If you win the Grand Prize, Bonus Draw, Early Bird Draw, vehicles, holidays or Membership Draw, you’ll also receive a phone call from The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation shortly after the draws are conducted.

How long do I have to claim my prize?

All prizes must be claimed within twelve months of the applicable draw date.

What happens to unclaimed prizes?

In the event that a prize remains unclaimed after twelve months and all attempts to contact the winner have been exhausted, The Royal Melbourne Hospital Foundation must sell the prize and distribute the proceeds to the Victorian government.

How are the proceeds used?

When purchasing a ticket in The Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery, you can feel proud knowing that you’re making a life-saving difference to patients and their families. Thank you for your generous support.

Who can I contact if I no longer wish to receive direct mail, phone calls, emails or SMS relating to the Home Lottery.

Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 03 9671 6300 or info@rmhHomeLottery.com.au.

Contact details

Phone: 03 9671 6300
Email info@rmhhomelottery.com.au

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