Off Beat News

Thu 18 Apr 2019

UK woman’s list of what Aussies hate

UK woman’s list of what Aussies hate

The uni lecturer has developed a detailed list of all the things locals consider bad form. Is this really what we are like?

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Clever idea saves stranded couple from croc infested area

Clever idea saves stranded couple from croc infested area

A YOUNG couple who became stranded in a national park were rescued after they came up with a clever plan to save themselves.

Mums in frenzy over $1.25 product's magic power on stains

Mums in frenzy over $1.25 product's magic power on stains

This cleaning product isn't meant for tiles but an entire online community is raving about its magic power on stubborn stains.

Bride-to-be loses it over niece's outfit for her wedding

Bride-to-be loses it over niece's outfit for her wedding

The outfit has divided opinion - with some asking why anyone would care what a child is wearing.

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

IF a Facebook post is to be believed, several stores will face a massive vegan invasion next week... or will they?

Lexus debuts ugliest vehicle

Lexus debuts ugliest vehicle

The new luxury people mover has been designed for the Chinese market and if you though the exterior would turn heads wait until you see inside.

Tragedy to triumph: One-legged man wins a*** kicking contest

premium_icon Tragedy to triumph: One-legged man wins a*** kicking contest

A one-legged Noosa man has proved doubters wrong after winning an arse-kicking contest against able-bodied fighters.

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Bizarre ‘bubble wrap’ dress baffles internet

Bizarre ‘bubble wrap’ dress baffles internet

A slim-fitting, barely there 'beach dress' has drawn ridicule from bemused shoppers who think the garment resembles a roll of bubble wrap.

Punter’s miraculous $1.8 million windfall

Punter’s miraculous $1.8 million windfall

After having a premonition, this lucky punter placed a bet that came off big time as he created history with an astonishing payday.

Calliope teacher becomes a Queensland Ballet ambassador

premium_icon Calliope teacher becomes a Queensland Ballet ambassador

This lucky primary school teacher had a chance to meet Li Cunxin through the Queensland Ballet

TOP SCORE: Central Queensland Uni in a global top 200

premium_icon TOP SCORE: Central Queensland Uni in a global top 200

Find out why CQUni has been labelled one of the top 200 in the world for impact

The car with an in-built garden

The car with an in-built garden

Audi is adding some life to its latest autonomous electric car concept, but the moving garden has more than one purpose.

New VW sure to keep vegans happy

New VW sure to keep vegans happy

Restaurants aren’t likely to take animal products off the menu any time soon but car makers are treading a different path and a new material goes further than...

Why Candyman’s girls were attacked by a kangaroo

premium_icon Why Candyman’s girls were attacked by a kangaroo

INFAMOUS playboy Travers ‘Candyman’ Beynon says he thought his wife and four “girlfriends” were exaggerating until he saw CCTV.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Outrage over ‘ridiculous’ jar of Vegemite

Outrage over ‘ridiculous’ jar of Vegemite

The jar of Vegemite looks just like the ones you see on the supermarket shelf but there is one very big difference.

Aussie man uses beer to save ‘unicorn’ sheep

Aussie man uses beer to save ‘unicorn’ sheep

WHEN a South Australian man laid eyes on Joey the “unicorn” sheep he knew he couldn’t let such a rare animal end up on someone’s dinner plate.

Hosties selling creepy items on eBay

Hosties selling creepy items on eBay

Cabin crew from the world’s top airlines have resorted to selling used tights and unwashed uniforms to perverts for extra cash.

Bikini girls in ‘kangaroo attack’ at notorious mansion

premium_icon Bikini girls in ‘kangaroo attack’ at notorious mansion

Bizarre footage has captured the moment bikini-clad models were terrorised by what appears to be a rampaging kangaroo at a notorious mansion. SEE THE VIDEO

PHOTOS: Creator of amazing bongs coming to Nimbin Mardigrass

premium_icon PHOTOS: Creator of amazing bongs coming to Nimbin Mardigrass

THE Canadian man's glass work has to be seen to be believed.

Sun 14 Apr 2019

Eerie ghost towns in Aussie outback

Eerie ghost towns in Aussie outback

Just a few traces remains of the hidden Aussie towns that went from affluent to abandoned after they were left to waste away in the outback.

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