Off Beat News

Thu 24 Oct 2019

Coast boy’s adorable request to PM goes viral

premium_icon Coast boy’s adorable request to PM goes viral

A five-year-old Coast boy’s quirky request has gone viral after Prime Minister Scott Morrison shared his adorable letter online.

No excuses, the racing industry must act now

premium_icon No excuses, the racing industry must act now

The potential solutions are out there, but Australian racing and the public which so admires it must unite to find the best answers, writes Josh Preston

Warwick's racing pigs and Gold Coast cannonballs on show

premium_icon Warwick's racing pigs and Gold Coast cannonballs on show

From the human cannonball to Warwick's pig racing, there’s plenty of exciting and entertaining must-see acts at this year’s Royal Hobart Show.

Holey hell! Giant croc found in dry riverbed den

premium_icon Holey hell! Giant croc found in dry riverbed den

A GIANT saltie — hidden away in a tiny, dark den — has been stumbled across by a group of kids as they inspected a dry riverbed’s crevices

Wed 23 Oct 2019

Man flies Boeing 737 in his backyard

premium_icon Man flies Boeing 737 in his backyard

How Gwyn Perret came to fly a Boeing 737 in his own backyard.

Exotic discovery sparks costly turnaround for Mercedes

premium_icon Exotic discovery sparks costly turnaround for Mercedes

An unexpected discovery of small, slimy stowaways has led to hundreds of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars being blocked from entering Australia.

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