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Gold Rush: How to Play

Weekly Toonie 50/50 draw - play your number every week!  

Deadline to Play:  4 pm Tuesday

Pre-Paid Expiry: Find out the Date when your Pre Paid period ends.
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To get a
Gold Rush Number:

  • Go to a Gold Rush Location
  • Fill out a Green Card
  • Put the half with your name, address, phone number in the Green Box
  • Keep the half with your Gold Rush Number
    *18 years & older to play
**You MUST be a resident
of New Brunswick to play Gold Rush**


Pre-Pay for your
Gold Rush Number:

Pay in advance and you are guaranteed to be in every draw for 6 months or 1 year.

Two options to Pre-Pay:  
  • 6 months for $52
  • 12 months for $104
Four Ways to Pre Pay:
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By Phone with Credit Card: 778-2444 / 1-855-778-2444
In Person at our Office: 115 Maher St Miramichi
At a Gold Rush location
Drop your Cheque in the Box with your Number on it

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Gold Rush Q & A
Q:   How do I get a Gold Rush number?
A:   Fill out a Green Card at a Gold Rush Location or at our office

Q:   How do I play Gold Rush?
A:   Go to a location with a Gold Rush box; take a Green DOT off the side of the Box;
      Write your Number on the Dot. Put the Dot on the Toonie.  Drop the Toonie in the Box.

Q:   Can I put the Gold Rush ticket in my child's name?
A:    No -  Lottery Licence requirement is for all Players to be 18 years or older.

Q:   When is the Draw?
A:   The Draw is on Wednesday. Play by 4 pm on Tuesday

Q:   Is the Draw done from the Toonies?
A:   No. The Draw is from the Numbers.

Q:   What happens if I do not play my number for one year (52 weeks)?
A:   When your number has not been played for 52 weeks in a full year with no play on it...

       that number is cancelled.

Q:   What happens to a cancelled number?

A:    The number gets re-issued to a new player.

Q:   What is “roll-over” ?
A:   If a player did not play their Toonie and their number is drawn, that prize
      rolls over to the next draw. That’s why it’s called a modified 50/50

Q:   Can I play more than one number?
A:   Yes. Fill in another Card to get another number.
      Remember…a number needs to played every week to win.

Q:   How can I pay in advance so I won’t forget to play?
A:   By Phone with Credit Card:   (506) 778-2444  or   1-888-778-2444
      In Person: At the Boys & Girls Club
      At a Gold Rush Location:   Put a Cheque in the Green Box with your Gold Rush number on it

Play Gold Rush at:

  • City Limits Convenience
  • N & J Convenience
  • Kingston’s Petro Canada 189 King St
  • Kingstons’s Petro Canada 47 Cunard St
  • Kingston’s Petro Canada 713 King George Hwy
  • Kingston’s  Petro Canada 2325 King George Hwy
  • Family Convenience
  • Curtis Corner Convenience
  • Joe's Kwik Way
  • Circle K (Blackville)
  • Deals 4U

  • Papa Joe’s
  • Sobeys (Douglastown)
  • Neva's Handystand
  • Shoppers Drug Mart (Newcastle)
  • Eds Subs (Newcastle)
  • Courtesy Convenience
  • Sunny Corner Mainway
  • Dickson's Kwik Way
  • Shoppers Drug Mart (Douglastown)
  • BBBS / BGC Office

Gold Rush Entry Box

How to Play

Here's how to participate in our weekly modified 50/50 draw:

Step 1: Ask the staff at the Green Box location for a form. Fill out a form to receive a GOLD RUSH number. The number on the form is your PERMANENT number.

Step 2: Insert your completed form in the slot on the GOLD RUSH box.

Step 3: Take the Green Dot supplied, put it on your TOONIE, write your number on the TOONIE and insert it into the GOLD RUSH box.

Step 4: Please play every week, so that you have a chance to win.

 Deadline to Play:   4 pm Tuesday