Off Beat News

Wed 3 Mar 2021

Are crocs better than BOM at predicting wet weather?

Premium Content Are crocs better than BOM at predicting wet weather?

Crocodiles have a chequered history in North Queensland but could they be more reliable weather predictors than the BOM?

Man claims ‘spiritual episode’ led to drama at caravan park

Premium Content Man claims ‘spiritual episode’ led to drama at caravan park

A man who threw a rock through his neighbour’s vehicle’s rear window claims he had a “spiritual” episode.

Tue 2 Mar 2021

Theory over $3 Woolies side dish erupts

Theory over $3 Woolies side dish erupts

A woman who took to TikTok to ask why a popular Woolworths dish left eaters with an “aftertaste” believes she’s uncovered a “global problem”.

Aussie tradie joins global elite

Aussie tradie joins global elite

After giving up his life as a tradie to take up a lucrative new career, a popular Aussie has now been honoured on a global scale.

Pub savages influencer’s freebie grab

Pub savages influencer’s freebie grab

The UK eatery had a stunningly brilliant response to an influencer’s request for a meal – proving there’s no such thing as a free feed.

PHOTOS: Motorist tackles flooded bridge

Premium Content PHOTOS: Motorist tackles flooded bridge

Despite rapidly flowing floodwaters rising nearly a metre over a local Townsville bridge, one motorist decided getting to work was more important.

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