Off Beat News

Thu 27 Jun 2019

Nudists swelter under ‘Sahara bubble’

Nudists swelter under ‘Sahara bubble’

Nudists have emerged in force as Europe swelters under the heatwave dubbed the “Sahara bubble” and forecasters warn “hell is coming.”

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Start your engines! Rockynats entries now open

premium_icon Start your engines! Rockynats entries now open

The Rockhampton-first car event is only a year away

Supermarket’s baffling best-before date

Supermarket’s baffling best-before date

A confused customer asked a supermarket why the best-before date on his burgers made no sense. The retailer’s bizzare reply just made him more baffled.

Man’s brutally honest list goes viral

Man’s brutally honest list goes viral

A man shared a touching list of 38 life lessons he’s learnt to mark his 38th birthday — with his strikingly relatable words quickly going viral.

Tue 25 Jun 2019

Aussie KFC’s ‘bloody good’ idea goes viral

Aussie KFC’s ‘bloody good’ idea goes viral

An outback Aussie KFC owner has made global headlines for an ambitious request that, if granted, would be a world first.

WATCH: Dash cam footage divides viewers

WATCH: Dash cam footage divides viewers

Video of a collision on a Victorian road was shared on social media. It’s divided viewers, who can’t decide which driver is at fault.

Racing car driver’s hilarious fail

Racing car driver’s hilarious fail

It all went wrong on the biggest stage in crazy circumstances for BMW driver and this one incident left his pit crew in stitches as they watched the event unfold.

Waterfront living for just $750: the people pod

premium_icon Waterfront living for just $750: the people pod

Want to live by the water on the Gold Coast? Now you can live with a view of the Broadwater and it will cost you just $750. But there’s a catch.

Mon 24 Jun 2019

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

A woman was shocked to find a ridiculous note from a postie saying they “accidentally threw” a package on her roof.

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

A FLIGHT attendant says there’s something on every plane that’s a bigger threat than even turbulence, and she has the experience to prove it.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

Heroes of the beach gifted huge donation for new clubhouse

premium_icon Heroes of the beach gifted huge donation for new clubhouse

Emu Park surf lifesavers one step closer to have a new clubhouse, thanks to a generous donation.

Teen’s miraculous escape from building collapse

Teen’s miraculous escape from building collapse

A teenage boy was lucky to escape injury when the ceiling of his home suddenly caved in.

VIDEO: Man captures 'rogue meteor' near Wallaville

premium_icon VIDEO: Man captures 'rogue meteor' near Wallaville

IF YOU saw the bright fireball that lit up our skies on Saturday night then you probably experienced a once-in-a-lifetime event.

Region shakes as meteor flashes over southeast Queensland

premium_icon Region shakes as meteor flashes over southeast Queensland

A man has found himself in the “right place at the right time” to capture the spectacular moment a meteor flashed across the southeast Queensland skyline.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

New part of Gympie region to be scoured for gold

premium_icon New part of Gympie region to be scoured for gold

Region's gold rush history continues, but with a hi-tech twist.

How you could win $100,000 in cash this weekend!

premium_icon How you could win $100,000 in cash this weekend!

Fox Files: Yeppoon farm makes TV, food outlet celebrates birthday plus more.

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Boy’s adorable letter asking cops for a job

Boy’s adorable letter asking cops for a job

A grade 2 student from the UK has won fans across the world after he put pen to paper, drafting an application to the local police academy.

Tenant’s bizarre spat with landlord over pet

Tenant’s bizarre spat with landlord over pet

A man became embroiled in a bitter fight with his landlord after he discovered he was sharing his apartment with a very unlikely guest.

How spying on CQ koalas will save their lives

premium_icon How spying on CQ koalas will save their lives

Citizen scientists keep a keen eye on Australia's cutest icon

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