BOQ Cronulla Customer Wins $20,000* Cash in “Save to Win Account” Draw

Tuesday, 25/10/2011

A customer from BOQ Cronulla has won the major $20,000* prize in this month’s draw of BOQ’s Save to Win Account™ Promotion. The winner is the tenth since the new account launched in December last year. 

The winner, Mr E Salmon, opened the account at the BOQ Cronulla branch in March this year.

To date Save to Win Account™ major prize winners nationally have used their winnings to help fund a variety of personal plans including travel, reconnecting with family overseas, a deposit on their first home and investing for the future.

BOQ Cronulla Branch Manager Wayne Metters said all of the branch staff were thrilled to have the major prize winner come from their branch. 

“This customer is the first major prize winner from NSW since the product launched and we are thrilled that he’s from our branch! 

“We hope the good luck rubs off and we get more major prize winners from around here,” Wayne said.  

The Save to Win Account™ is Australia's most exciting bank account and it's only available at BOQ.

This innovative new product offers customers the chance to win monthly cash prizes^. 

“No other bank in Australia offers anything like it, so we’re proud to be able to bring it to you first,” Wayne said. 

“Our customers can win a share of at least $30,000 worth of cash prizes every month, including one major $20,000* prize.”

 “To open a Save to Win AccountTM, you can drop into any BOQ branch or apply online at

“A lot of our customers are friends of ours so it adds an extra level of excitement to the prize draw.  For us, it’s personal and we really want to put a smile on someone’s face,” he said.

Save to Win Account™
Prize payments

• Eligible account holders will get the chance to win a share in at least $30,000AU worth of cash prizes each month during the promotion period. This includes a major prize of at least $20,000AU* and lots of other smaller cash prizes too. 


• When customers first open a Save to Win Account™, they’ll automatically receive 150 entries into the next month's draw for a major prize of at least $20,000* and other small cash prizes.
• After that, as long as they maintain a minimum monthly balance of $250 in their Save to Win Account™ and keep the account open for a full calendar month, they'll receive one entry for every dollar in their account** up to a maximum of 30,000 entries into the following month's draw. So if their lowest balance in a particular month is $950, they'll get 950 entries into the next month's draw.

**Based on the lowest balance for the month. 

Interest, fees and charges  

• This account currently attracts an interest rate of 1% p.a on deposits of $1 or more.
• No monthly account maintenance fee applies.
• Unlimited free deposits.
• Two withdrawals free per month (fees apply thereafter). 


The prize draws are authorised under State and Territory permits:
ACT Gambling and Racing Commission Permit No. TP10/3753 , NSW Office of Liquor Gaming and Racing Permit No. LTPS/10/11523, SA Office of the Liquor and Gambling Commissioner Permit No. T10/2048, VIC Commission for Gambling Regulation Permit No. 10/3070.
*$20,000 major prize (subject to tax)

^ Promotion ends 30 October 2011

Product issued by Bank of Queensland Limited ABN 32 009 656 740 (BOQ). The current Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Financial Services Guide (FSG) for this product is available at any BOQ branch. The material in this media release may contain general advice. This material has been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider the appropriateness of any advice before acting on it. You should obtain and consider the relevant PDS and FSG before making any decision about whether to acquire or continue to hold this product.

BOQ is the promoter of the Save to Win AccountTM promotion (Promotion). The Promotion commences on 6 December 2010 and ends 30 October 2011. There are tax implications of accepting prize payments. Minimum cash prizes are: Major $20,000, Intermediate $25,  Minor $5. Prize draws conducted at BOQ, 259 Queen Street, Brisbane. Winners published on and notified by mail. Full Promotion terms and conditions available from any BOQ branch. The Promotion is authorised under trade promotion licenses in SA T10/2048, NSW LTPS/10/11523, VIC 10/3070, and ACT TP10/3753.