Prize Home history

Prize Home history

Endeavour Foundation has been raising funds from Lotteries for more than 60 years. When you purchase lottery tickets with Endeavour Lotteries, you help provide people with a disability employment, accommodation support, learning and life skills development and greater access to and connection with their communities. 

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1960s

We ran the very first Endeavour Prize Homes lottery in 1966.

In the 1960s, Endeavour Prize Homes was proud to offer prizes such as:

 

1968 Lottery #12

‘Weeroona’ located at Wandoan near Roma.

First prize value $57,000.

First prize included:

  • 2,517 acre property;
  • 14 paddocks, 5 dams;
  • Man's quarters, engine room & small fuel shed;
  • 32 volt lighting plant, machinery shed, bail and yards for house cows;
  • 3 x 2,000 gallon and 1 x 1,000 gallon rain water tanks;
  • And an older home on property used as a hay shed, stock yards, loading ramp & branding cradle;
  • Holden "Monaro" Sedan.

1970s

In the 1970s, Endeavour Prize Homes offered prizes such as:

 

1974 Lottery #36

‘Fairview' located Toogoolawah, near Kilcoy.

First prize value: $61,230.

First prize included:

  • 80 head of Pure Bred Braham cattle;
  • 3 bedroom house with electric stovetop;
  • Workers cottage;
  • 17 paddocks and 5 yards;
  • Drafting pen, branding bail, crush and loading ramp;
  • Holden Kingswood Automatic Sedan with radio.

1980s

In the 1980s, Endeavour Prize Homes was proud to offer prizes such as:

 

1986 Lottery #113

'Currumbin’ located at Currumbin Heights, Gold Coast.

First prize value: $241,000.

First prize included:

  • 10 acres of land;
  • Japanese style tea room;
  • Equipped gym;
  • Orchard with 30 young mango trees;
  • A second orchard with varied fruit trees;
  • Tractor, slasher and equipment;
  • Grazing Paddocks;
  • Fishing runabout with trailer and motor.

1990s

In the 1990s, Endeavour Prize Homes was proud to offer prizes such as:

 

1995 Lottery #205

‘Super Seven Lottery' – You pick one of seven prizes!

First prize value: $825,000.

First prize included:

  • A Piper Warrior light aircraft, 60 hours of flying instructions, Florida trip for 2, 5 days at Disneyworld & Kennedy Space Centre and a Luxury Cruiser;
  • Four new Units at "Grande Florida" Gold Coast & $20,000 cashable gold;
  • Two new Units at "Grande Florida" Gold Coast & $500,000 cashable gold;
  • Furnished Homestead on acreage at Noosa plus a luxury two bedroom Gold coast unit;
  • Countryman's Package - Grain Harvester & 4WD Tractor & Pick-up Reel Platform & Mack Truck & $6,500 in cashable gold;
  • Property Investment - Four Homes at Noosa Outlook & $15,000 Cashable Gold;
  • Thirteen developed blocks of land at Tewantin & $37,000 in cashable gold.

2000s

In the 2000s, Endeavour Prize Homes was proud to offer prizes such as:

 

2000 Lottery #257

‘Woodhaven Lodge’ at Sanctuary Drive, Mount Cotton.

First prize value: $789,000.

First prize included:

  • Traditional home in prestigious estate;
  • $50,000 cashable gold;
  • Peugeot 206XT Vehicle;
  • $30,000 Diamond Ring;
  • Holiday package $5,000.

2010s

In the 2010s, Endeavour Foundation Lotteries was proud to offer prizes such as:

 

2010 Lottery #348

Prize home at 349 Balmoral Rd, Montville.

First prize value: $883,002.

First prize features:

  • Spectacular hinterland views;
  • Four new Units at "Grande Florida" Gold Coast & $20,000 cashable gold;
  • 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms plus home office/sewing room (includes sewing machine);
  • Large open plan Kitchen, Family Room;
  • Formal Lounge room and Dining room;
  • Land size 3009 m2.