Off Beat News

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Deadly snake stuns golfers

Deadly snake stuns golfers

AUSSIES are no strangers to finding creepy crawly reptiles in the oddest of places — but this one decided to join in a round of golf.

Sat 20 Oct 2018

Man charged with throwing garbage bins at cars

Man charged with throwing garbage bins at cars

The Casino man allegedly spat on a police vehicle and in their cells upon being arrested

Flight from hell leaves passengers bloodied

Flight from hell leaves passengers bloodied

A HORROR flight left passengers in fear for their lives as they were tossed around by severe turbulence, leaving at least 15 people injured.

Secret of T-Rex revealed

Secret of T-Rex revealed

A HOTLY debated question amongst scientists—how a T-Rex used its arms—appears to have been resolved.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Bank executive's ridiculous daily routine

Bank executive's ridiculous daily routine

THIS woman’s insanely perfect account of her busy day will make any normal person laugh at the pure ridiculousness of her life.

‘He farted in my face and I’m suing’

‘He farted in my face and I’m suing’

SUPERMARKET worker Atif Masood says a colleague “broke wind in his face”. Now, he is demanding $36,000 in compensation.

Cutlery drawer debate goes viral

Cutlery drawer debate goes viral

IT STARTED with a simple photo of a cutlery drawer, posted by a New Zealander on Reddit. Now there’s a global debate around it.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Suburb that’s ‘destroying Australia’

Suburb that’s ‘destroying Australia’

A LEADING Australian has ripped into a plan to change the face of Sydney, saying emulating plans for one suburb would ruin the nation.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

THEY’VE been together for 20 long years, but this famous couple’s wild love life reads more like the plot of a kinky movie.

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Few struggled more so in last week's severe storms than Coolabunia dairy farmer Damien Tessmann and his unlikely feathered friend, Lazarus.

Goodnight hiss: Snake catcher's unusual bed buddy

Goodnight hiss: Snake catcher's unusual bed buddy

SNAKE catcher Darryl Robinson has seen many things in his job, but last week's snake rescue during the severe hail storms was a new one even for him.

Town’s ridiculously Aussie welcome for royals

Town’s ridiculously Aussie welcome for royals

THE bush town of Dubbo is frothing with excitement ahead of the royal couple’s welcome later today, and it’s prepared the perfect welcome gift.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Seller’s X-rated mistake in photo

Seller’s X-rated mistake in photo

A MUM was left mortified after taking a seemingly innocent picture of two wardrobes she was trying to sell, only to have it pointed out she was showing off more...

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Coke’s disturbing vending machine message

Coke’s disturbing vending machine message

WHEN Coca Cola tried to be friendly by writing a greeting on one of its vending machines it ended up shocking customers with a grim message.

New tech could mean no more stopping at red lights

New tech could mean no more stopping at red lights

A NEW trial uses a futuristic method to ease traffic congestion.

Huge coincidence for reunited brothers: 'Gave me goosebumps'

Huge coincidence for reunited brothers: 'Gave me goosebumps'

IN A bizarre coincidence after Terry Gall and Barry Sutherland reunited in Toowoomba, they discovered they were only meters away from each other a year earlier.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Resort’s saucy secrets exposed

Resort’s saucy secrets exposed

IF YOU thought resorts on party islands were all about nudity, boozing and staff sleeping with guests, you were absolutely right.

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Queensland cat survives six weeks in NT outback

Queensland cat survives six weeks in NT outback

A COUPLE is making a five-day journey from Brisbane to Mataranka to rescue their beloved 18-year-old cat Spike.

VIDEO: Driver in close shave with truck on the Warrego

VIDEO: Driver in close shave with truck on the Warrego

A TOOWOOMBA man has had a close brush with death after a truck he was overtaking failed to spot him.

WEDDING PASHERS: Eugenie and Jack in fairytale royal union

WEDDING PASHERS: Eugenie and Jack in fairytale royal union

STAUNCH Monarchists, maybe don’t read this. We take a colourful look at the second-best royal wedding of the year.

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