Off Beat News

Mon 6 Apr 2020

Horror stories from supermarket hell

Horror stories from supermarket hell

From being stalked by customers, to single-handedly copping the blame for the toilet paper shortage, these employees have seen it all.

FINAL STAGES: Repairs on giant sink hole take shape

premium_icon FINAL STAGES: Repairs on giant sink hole take shape

The final stages to repair a giant sink hole that threatened to swallow properties in Sunrise Beach will begin this week.

Memes and jokes help ease pandemic stress levels

premium_icon Memes and jokes help ease pandemic stress levels

In times of a crisis humanity has always turned to humour, and thousands of hilarious memes have begun circulating on social media making light of COVID-19.

Sun 5 Apr 2020

Twins born in lockdown given awkward virus names

Twins born in lockdown given awkward virus names

Finding the perfect name for babies is tough. One couple felt inspired enough by the coronavirus pandemic to name their kids accordingly.

McLaughlin a virtual Indycar champion

McLaughlin a virtual Indycar champion

Aussie V8 Supercars champ Scott McLaughlin took the honours in front of a huge audience.

For this family, there’s no such thing as isolation

premium_icon For this family, there’s no such thing as isolation

If you are beginning to feel cramped during the coronavirus shutdown, spare a thought for this Queensland family who have 11 children still living at home.

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