Queensland has a long tradition of lotteries. Prize luxury homes and units are used to raise funds for The RSL to support veterans, the Surf Lifesavers, the Mater Hospitals and Boystown. Homes are usually on the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast or Port Douglas and are open for viewing.
Check the sites to see when one is near you.
Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane Prize Homes Lottery Tickets
Many people buy these tickets for themselves to support the organisations (of course, they wouldn’t mind winning) but they also make excellent gifts.
- RSL Art Union: The Returned & Services League of Australia (RSL) provides welfare services to ex-service men and women, their dependents and to other members of the Community. Welfare includes pension and advocacy services, building retirement and care facilities, home care and financial assistance to ex-servicemen and women including their dependents. In 1956 the RSL Art Union, which is
a Queensland based lottery, was established to raise funds to provide these essential services. Buy tickets for as little as $5 or try your chances for a bookbuyers prize.
- Surf Life Saving Foundation Art Union Each year our lifesavers look after some 55 million people who visit the beach around Australia. They patrol more than 300 beaches, save more than 11,000 lives and perform about 50,000 first aid treatments around the Australian coastline. To keep our beaches safer and perform their vital work, lifesavers need equipment ? and lots of it. Inflatable Rescue Boats, Rescue Water Craft, Rescue Boards, Rescue Tubes, First Aid Kits, Oxygen and Resuscitation equipment, Patrol Towers ? the list goes on. The value of essential rescue equipment on every patrolled beach is a staggering $25,000. Your Art union tickets will help them buy this essential equipment.
- Boystown Lifestyle Lotteries fund essential community services for disadvantaged young Australian’s such as Kids Help Line, Australia’s only free 24 hour counselling service for Boys and Girls. When you purchase tickets in a BoysTown lottery, you’re helping young people in your community. You could also WIN a luxury prize home in a fantastic location. The site is also available in Japanese.
- Mater Prize Homes The Mater Prize Home Lottery has been operating for over 47 years, giving people the chance to WIN luxury homes in popular destinations along with many other prizes. The Mater Prize Home raises funds for the Mater Mother’s and the Mater Children’s Hospitals which provides much needed specialist care to thousands of sick and injured children and babies every year.