Cash 3 is a popular state lottery game played in Western Australia.
Draws take place daily, with results broadcast on
television at 18:00 local time. Ticket sales end at
17:00 each day and resume shortly after the draw.
Entry into Cash 3 costs AUD 0.50,AUD 1.00 or AUD
2.00 depending on the chosen mode of play.
Players choose three numbers between 0 and 9, which can
repeat if desired due to the winning numbers being drawn from separate pools. A
Slikpik can also be selected for randomly generated numbers.
Participants must also decide whether to enter their selections as “Any
Order” or “Exact Order” bets, or both.
Advance Play is also available, in addition to “Combo Packs” to enter Cash 3
alongside other Australian lotteries.
Cash 3 does not have any secondary games or ways of winning beyond the main
Cash 3 has a top prize of AUD 500 for an Exact Order bet
that costs AUD 1.00, and AUD 250 for a bet that costs AUD
Players who match three numbers in exact order are guaranteed the top prize,
irrespective of how many winners there are.
Jackpots do not roll over or roll down if there is no winner, with the prize
fund carrying over to the next draw.
The odds of winning the Cash 3 jackpot are 1 in 1,000. While these are
excellent odds for a lottery game, the jackpot is very modest indeed, but as an
inexpensive daily draw game, the odds and prizes are still worthwhile.
Players can win prizes at three different tiers.
in Any Order
Lottery winnings are not taxed in Australia, with all Cash 3 prizes being
paid out as lump sums only.
Prizes can be claimed at Lotterywest retailers, at the Lotterywest head
office or by post if the signed winning ticket is sent with a completed claim
Prize winners have up to 180 days to make a claim.
Players must be at least 16 years of age to play Cash
Cash 3 can be played online on the official website or by purchasing tickets
from Lotterywest retailers across Western Australia.
Cash 3 is currently not available to players outside of Western Australia,
nor on lottery agent websites.
Launched on November 9, 1998, Cash 3 is operated by Lotterywest and has kept
the same format ever since.