Off Beat News

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Hostie’s mid-flight proposal ends in disaster

Hostie’s mid-flight proposal ends in disaster

THIS is the moment the boyfriend of a flight attendant popped the big question 30 minutes into a flight. It didn’t end well.

From Maccas to Red Bull: Worst school lunches revealed

From Maccas to Red Bull: Worst school lunches revealed

A GROUP of teachers have listed some of the worst packed lunches students have come to school with, including a Happy Meal and even a bottle of Red Bull.

Macca’s giving away free cheeseburgers

Macca’s giving away free cheeseburgers

MCDONALD’S is giving away 200,000 free cheeseburgers across Australia in honour of National Cheeseburger Day. But you’d better get in fast.

Terrifying scene in baby monitor

Terrifying scene in baby monitor

A PETRIFIED dad claims he froze in fear after seeing a creepy orb over his 13-month-old daughter’s cot on Saturday night.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Destination Stanthorpe

Destination Stanthorpe

A huge lifestyle resort with 90 houses, swimming pool, gym and cinema could make Stanthorpe a retirement destination like no other, with designs now finalised.

Man banned from all-you-can-eat restaurant

Man banned from all-you-can-eat restaurant

AN ATHLETE has been banned from an all-you-can-eat sushi eatery after he ate almost 100 plates of fish.

‘Clear lie’ about pilot discovered ‘drunk’

‘Clear lie’ about pilot discovered ‘drunk’

OUTRAGED passengers have slammed Singapore Airlines for a “clear lie” after the pilot allegedly failed a random breath test in Melbourne.

Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

THEY’VE been bitten on the crotch, hands and legs and have come close to death. These are the Queenslanders who risk their lives to catch and relocate snakes.

GALLERY: Crisps exhibit showcases kids' artistry

GALLERY: Crisps exhibit showcases kids' artistry

Crisps Coaches have been a mainstay on the Granite Belt for more than 100 years, supporting a new generation of artists.

Sun 16 Sep 2018

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

A NORWEGIAN mum has wowed the internet by sharing a series of triplet bump selfies to Instagram.

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

THIS mum from Victoria has found a very surprising way to overcome her severe anxiety.

Is this the most inconvenient breakdown ever?

Is this the most inconvenient breakdown ever?

A BUS broke down in a very inconvenient spot today.

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Grieving baboon mum won’t let her baby go

Grieving baboon mum won’t let her baby go

THE Adelaide Zoo has been struck with more tragedy, after a newly born baboon was found dead.

Vehicle ploughs into Mooloolaba cafe

Vehicle ploughs into Mooloolaba cafe

CAFE goers fell victim to a car ploughing into a cafe during breakfast, knocking over a pergola and trees.

‘I clean naked and make $100k’

‘I clean naked and make $100k’

A WOMAN has revealed how her cleaning job earns her more than $100k each year — but her job comes with a catch.

SpaceX sending man to the moon

SpaceX sending man to the moon

SPACEX’s lunar loop mission finally has a confirmed passenger, but their identity remains a closely guarded secret.

Fri 14 Sep 2018

Should we cut festival?

Should we cut festival?

One of Queensland's premier festival events, the committee behind Apple and Grape is calling on the community to lead the festival into a new era.

WATCH: Huge pythons fall from living room ceiling

WATCH: Huge pythons fall from living room ceiling

Two huge carpet pythons have been caught on film after falling through a gap in the ceiling and landing in a Marian resident's living room.

Hunger game: Fan’s quest for a free feed

Hunger game: Fan’s quest for a free feed

A QLD fast-food fanatic has gone to great lengths to win one free burger a week, camping outside the state’s newest outlet more than 24 hours before it opens.

Newborn bub makes 5 generations for family

Newborn bub makes 5 generations for family

THE addition of baby Astrid was exciting for Bundaberg's newest great-great-grandmother Joy Payne and family as the new member became generation number five.

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