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New Zealand Keno results

The purpose of our team is to help our readers always stay aware of the latest news and trends in the world of lotteries. In particular, we are glad to offer a review of New Zealand Keno, a lottery that we do believe is worth your attention. When preparing the review, we were trying to cover all the game-play aspects that might be important to an average player, especially as far as New Zealand Keno results are concerned. Enjoy your reading!

Country New Zealand
Numbers to Guess 10 from 80
Additional Numbers No Add. Numbers
Jackpot Winning Chances 1 in 8911710
Next Jackpot 172829
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General information about New Zealand Keno Lotto

This is New Zealand based lottery game that was launched in Oct, 1994, or 23 years, 10 months and 18 days ago. NZ Keno is currently available only in New Zealand. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as NZ Keno. The game-play format wasn’t changing since New Zealand Keno Lotto was launched. The lottery is operated by MyLotto. In case you want to know more about MyLotto, here is their official website: https://mylotto.co.nz. New Zealand Keno results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, MyLotto provides the following contact details: a phone number - 64 9356 3685 and an email - customersupport@mylotto.co.nz. The operator’s main office is situated in Auckland. Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.

Check New Zealand Keno results

New Zealand Keno results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of MyLotto in Auckland. At the moment, draws are held 28 times a week. In other words, the lottery is being played daily, at 10:00, 13:00, 15:00, 18:00 local time. New Zealand Keno numbers are drawn using the mechanical lottery ball machine. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on Oct 31, 1994, or 23 years, 10 months and 18 days ago.

How it works: picking up New Zealand Keno numbers

The currently applied format is as follows: 20 / 1-80. As you can see, players are to choose 20 main New Zealand Keno numbers from the range of 1-80 New Zealand Keno numbers. Pay attention that in New Zealand Keno Lotto there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.

New Zealand Keno Lotto winning odds & prize categories

The lottery currently offers 10 prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that NZ Keno is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for NZ $250,000 (165898.005906). Luckily, the fact that NZ Keno top prize is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 : 8,911,710. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the 20 main New Zealand Keno numbers. Detailed description of the prize distribution system can be found at the official website of NZ Keno, but you can still look through a rough outline of prize categories provided below.

Prize category

Matched numbers


Winning odds


10 / 10


1 : 8,911,710


9 / 10


1 : 163,380


8 / 10


1 : 7,383


7 / 10


1 : 619


6 / 10


1 : 86


5 / 10


1 : 18


0 / 10


1 : 20

The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 : 5.6 (17.9%).

New Zealand Keno Lotto prices

The minimum cost of playing is NZ $1 (0.663592). NZ Keno does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided.

Hot and cold New Zealand Keno numbers

The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 26, 40, 77, 6, 38. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 63, 67, 46, 60, 61.

Payouts of New Zealand Keno Lotto prizes

Keep in mind that NZ Keno top prize can only be paid out as a lump sum. In order to receive it, you will have to personally visit the operator's main office in Auckland. As for New Zealand Keno Lotto prizes of other categories, they can be received at regional lottery offices. More specifically, this applies to prizes of NZ $1,000 (663.592024). New Zealand Keno Lotto winnings are tax free. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within one year from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of New Zealand Keno results.