Off Beat News

Tue 21 May 2019

Fury over airline’s drinks menu change

Fury over airline’s drinks menu change

PASSENGERS are “devastated” and have vowed never to fly with a US airline again after it made a controversial change to its soft drink options.

Housesitter’s naked act caught on camera

Housesitter’s naked act caught on camera

A WOMAN has been busted romping naked with her boyfriend in a home she was paid to look after — leaving the owner furious.

Broke labourer discovers he’s rich after taking DNA test

Broke labourer discovers he’s rich after taking DNA test

A DNA test was all it took for a broke labourer to claim a multi-million dollar inheritance from the father he never knew he had.

SPOILERS: Three better endings to Game of Thrones

SPOILERS: Three better endings to Game of Thrones

Here are three much more feasible endings to the world-wide phenomena that would have satisfied fans much more than the abomination we all viewed last night.

Where you can get free beer this Sunday

Where you can get free beer this Sunday

You’ve had a long week and earned long, hard thirst. So let someone else pick up the bill for once. Luckily, VB is offering to take care of it this Sunday.

Woman’s ‘ridiculous’ loo habit slammed

Woman’s ‘ridiculous’ loo habit slammed

It’s the kind of thing you’d never think twice about, but a woman’s innocent question about her bathroom habit has sparked a fierce debate.

Moment Alan Jones got owned

Moment Alan Jones got owned

There's always a cringeworthy moment on Q&A and it came in the form of Alan Jones trying to take on this topic.

Mon 20 May 2019

Man snatches croc from river with bare hands

Man snatches croc from river with bare hands

A bloke who grabbed a 1.5m freshwater crocodile with his bare hands said he wanted to see if the old mob’s hunting skills were still there. WATCH THE VIDEO

Passion for helping others

Passion for helping others

A massive thank-you has been extended to ordinary Australians this week, who give up their time to benefit others

Sat 18 May 2019

Inside new Bunnings $86,000 house

Inside new Bunnings $86,000 house

This clever new product delivers a brand new house in three months for less than $100,000. And you can buy it in Bunnings.

Why iPhone users hate dating outside their favourite 'brand'

Why iPhone users hate dating outside their favourite 'brand'

In the world of text there might not be a bigger divide between green and blue text bubbles, and it’s impacting people’s love life.

Fri 17 May 2019

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat dies

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat dies

Social media sensation Grumpy Cat, whose famously cranky feline face made millions of internet memes around the world has died.

The Rolls-Royce kit more expensive than two Toyota Corollas

The Rolls-Royce kit more expensive than two Toyota Corollas

"Small things make perfection, but perfection is no small thing”

Waiter’s mistake costs restaurant $8000

Waiter’s mistake costs restaurant $8000

The unnamed server was told to keep their “chin up” by managers at the swanky steakhouse after the costly blunder.

Gus rocked by tragic on-air news

Gus rocked by tragic on-air news

AN emotional Phil Gould was rattled by the sad news he received during Channel 9’s broadcast of Melbourne’s win over the Tigers.

$3.8m Ferrari stolen during test drive

$3.8m Ferrari stolen during test drive

A rare heritage sports car formerly owned by a Formula One star was stolen in incredibly brazen circumstances.

Thu 16 May 2019

The Uno rule you're all getting wrong

The Uno rule you're all getting wrong

Which painful practice in Uno is a big no-no according to the maker?

Burt, the psychic croc, picks the  election winner

Burt, the psychic croc, picks the election winner

PUT away the glasses. It’s all over. Burt the psychic crocodile has chosen Saturday’s federal election winner

Wed 15 May 2019

Wife's family knew her husband had affair with her mum

Wife's family knew her husband had affair with her mum

An Aussie woman recently learned her husband-of-six-years had been cheating on her - with her mum. And her entire family had known about the affair.

We’re about to enter a comet ‘swarm’

We’re about to enter a comet ‘swarm’

Meteor showers are beautiful. They are a spectacle. They’re mostly harmless. But one due in July could be concealing a deadly, dark secret.

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