Dare to dream with Mater Lotteries Draw 288!

The stylish waterfront home offered as part of the first prize package is located minutes from the beach in your own private gated community. If you have never stopped to think about what it would be like to live such a lifestyle, it’s completely understandable! Most of us tend to consider these lifestyles out-of-the-question, but the unimaginable has been made possible

Mater Lotteries are giving you the chance in April to win a stunning $1.6m prize package featuring this stunning home located in Hope Island, QLD. The suburb is a prestigious gated community features its own canal waterway and is located just 17km north of the Gold Coast.

On top of the home itself, the first prize package includes $153,125 worth of included extras including furnishings and electrical, and $5,000 in cashable gold bullion, with more opportunities of winning up to an additional $60,000 in gold bullion depending on the ticket book you decide to go for.

Waterfront living

Properties in Hope Island back onto the system of canals that flows east to the nearby Coral Sea. With stunning waterfront views and a safe and secure gated community, what more could you ask for in a location for raising the family? The truth of this is reinforced in travel and real estate forums, where residents go out of their way to discuss the lifestyle in the area: one resident quotes "great [place] to live where you have amenities you can actually walk to. Great for kids and families of all ages".

Hope Island is located just up the road from the Gold Coast which is renowned for world-class shopping and dining, while being conveniently out of the way of the noise that comes with the tourist location.

The home has room for everyone, with four bedrooms, three baths, and a lovely open kitchen, dining and living area that makes entertaining a delight. All this on top of an incredible outdoor design that consists of dining, relaxing and even a private patio area attached to the master bedroom!

Features of 56 North Quay Circuit, Hope Island QLD 4212

The prize home has been designed and furnished with a rare combinationof modernism and homeliness. When both elegance and comfort have come together in such a flawless fashion it’s hard not to be awestruck. There is no doubt that both the interior and external components of this prize home is the work of a truly talented designer.

The open and spacious design in addition to the multiple outdoor areas makes hosting friends and family a pleasure. And with a home like this who wouldn’t want to show it off once in a while?

Enjoy the gallery provided and check out all the features yourself not listed in this summary. Below is a full list of inclusions for the home and the first prize package offered in Mater Draw Number 288:

  • First Prize package valued at $1,610,625
  • Furniture, design & window coverings valued at $153,125
  • $5,000 in (cashable) gold bullion
  • 903 square metre property
  • Total floor area of 337 square metres
  • 4 x Bdr
  • 2 x Bath + 2 Powder rooms
  • 2 x Single garage
  • Waterfront Views
  • Open plan kitchen, dining and living area
  • 8m x 4m salt chlorinated water pool
  • Total floor area of 337 square metres
  • Master bdr with WIR, ensuite & private patio
  • 2 Living areas with televisions
  • Alfresco area with BBQ
  • Architecturally designed external features
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Tiling, decking and pool fencing

Save the Date

Get in quick! Mater Lottery Prize Home Draw 288 closes Wednesday, April 22 at 8PM AEST. But be warned — tickets often sell out before this date as there are a limited number of tickets available.

The draw takes place at the Mater Foundation located at 620 Stanley St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102 at 11AM AEST on Friday 24 April and you can even attend the draw in person!

Attending the draw isn’t required — winners will be contacted by phone after the draw. Additionally, a list of winners will be published in “The Australian” and the results will also be posted to this website following the draw.


The prize home is open for the public to visit daily, located at 56 North Quay Circuit Hope Island, QLD 4212. Feel free to pop in any day from 9:00am to 5:00pm between Wednesday 19 Feb and Sunday 12 April, with the only exception being Easter Friday (April 10).


Buying a $2 ticket in Mater Home Lottery gives you one chance to win. However, buying ticket books is the better value, where you can get your tickets from as little as $1 each if you buy the right amount!

The 25 Tickets book is the most popular, where books of 100 or more provide the best value. Not only does buying ticket books give you more chances to win per dollar value, but you also qualify for higher bonus gold bullion rewards this way. Refer to the table below for all ticket options and details.

Ticket AmountCostCost Per TicketGold Bullion Bonus
1 Ticket$2$2N/A
3 Tickets$5$1.67N/A
6 Tickets (book)$10$1.67$10,000
10 Tickets (book)$15$1.50$20,000
15 Tickets (book)$20$1.33$25,000
20 Tickets (book)$25$1.25$30,000
25 Tickets (book)$30$1.20$35,000
35 Tickets (book)$40$1.14$45,000
45 Tickets (book)$50$1.11$50,000
65 Tickets (book)$70$1.08$55,000
100 Tickets (book)$100$1.00$60,000
200 Tickets (book)$200$1.00$60,000
500 Tickets (book)$500$1.00$60,000
1000 Tickets (book)$1000$1.00$60,000


The work of the Mater Foundation is partially funded by the proceeds of their prize home lotteries. Without your continued support, Mater would not be able to provide for the special needs of premature infants, and we thank you very much for caring. Best of luck in Draw 288, and we hope you continue to support amazing charities just like this one.