Off Beat News

Mon 18 Feb 2019

’Hot cop’ sends fans into meltdown

’Hot cop’ sends fans into meltdown

YouTube viewers are going crazy for a police constable from Auckland thanks to her “stunning looks” and sweet personality.

Secret family history of an Australian war hero

premium_icon Secret family history of an Australian war hero

Before he was awarded Australia’s highest military honour for heroics in the battle, Daniel Keighran lived a childhood of poverty and struggle.

Queensland resident finds massive 40kg scrub python in home

Queensland resident finds massive 40kg scrub python in home

A video of a massive scrub python found inside a Far North home has been watched almost four million times.

My high school regrets: Why I wish I tried harder

premium_icon My high school regrets: Why I wish I tried harder

OPINION: There's two kinds of high school students, I was the lazy student. Don't be like me

Sun 17 Feb 2019

Tragic MAFS horrors that ignited it all

Tragic MAFS horrors that ignited it all

The putrid mess of Ines and Sam began well before this year’s series began. And it involved even more questionable people.

Sat 16 Feb 2019

Town’s cheeky nod to iconic biscuit

Town’s cheeky nod to iconic biscuit

It’s the national day of our favourite sweet treat and one Aussie town is celebrating in style.

Brutal comeback to ‘very rude’ email

Brutal comeback to ‘very rude’ email

A nasty, error-riddled complaint from a “wealthy and well-educated” customer has gone viral thanks to a brewery’s epic response.

Man who fought and killed a cougar unmasked

Man who fought and killed a cougar unmasked

HE killed a mountain lion with his bare hands after it attacked him, now the man seized upon by the wild animal has revealed how he miraculously survived.

Dress sparks wedding etiquette debate

Dress sparks wedding etiquette debate

CAN you ever justify wearing white to a wedding? A woman has faced criticism and divided opinion for wanting to do exactly that.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

PHOTOS: 50 of Bundaberg's most photogenic felines

premium_icon PHOTOS: 50 of Bundaberg's most photogenic felines

BUNDABERG is full of cool cats and cute kittens, with hundreds of proud owners across the region sharing their best snaps.

Milking it for good cause

premium_icon Milking it for good cause

A dairy cow race will see a prize-winning donation for one hinterland primary school's want-for-nothing chaplain.

New UFO sighting hotspot revealed

premium_icon New UFO sighting hotspot revealed

A man claims he has spotted a UFO after he witnessed an unidentified flying object that was travelling “too quickly” to be a plane. SEE THE VIDEO

Stray seal sparks peak hour highway chaos

Stray seal sparks peak hour highway chaos

HOW did the seal cross the road? With a little trouble and a police escort apparently, as this stray sea mammal caused peak hour chaos.

Meet the Rocky woman who's now personal shopper to the stars

premium_icon Meet the Rocky woman who's now personal shopper to the stars

She was thrust into the spotlight when she found a sold-out old Celine coat for British supermodel and actor Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

Confusing road rule sparks wild debate

Confusing road rule sparks wild debate

What was meant to be a fun road rules quiz has proved so divisive the motoring organisation that posted it has told users to “keep it civil”.

‘Hatin’ it’: Outrage at Macca’s change

‘Hatin’ it’: Outrage at Macca’s change

MCDONALD'S has been slammed for this “ridiculous” change, but the fast-food chain insists it has had “great feedback from customers”.

Rusciano ‘smoking in bed’ with baby joke backfires

Rusciano ‘smoking in bed’ with baby joke backfires

WHEN Em Rusciano’s husband told a nurse she smoked in bed with their newborn baby, she wasn’t impressed. So he explained what really happened.

Nike boycott backfires spectacularly

Nike boycott backfires spectacularly

THIS shop owner thought he was taking a stand for America. Instead, his mother was called a “w***e” and now he’s gone out of business.

Kanye’s ridiculous Valentine’s Day stunt

Kanye’s ridiculous Valentine’s Day stunt

KIM and Kanye have too much money, if this ridiculously OTT Valentine’s Day stunt Kanye pulled is anything to go by.

Wife killed after hubby shuts hot tub lid

Wife killed after hubby shuts hot tub lid

A drunk husband who prided himself on his outdoor spa allegedly trapped his wife inside the hot tub and left her to drown.

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