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Mon 14 Oct 2019

Gympie girl now sixth in the world after stormy Spartan race

premium_icon Gympie girl now sixth in the world after stormy Spartan race

She even stopped mid-race to help a racer with hypothermia.

Sun 13 Oct 2019

Robinson and Talbot engaged on live TV at Bathurst

premium_icon Robinson and Talbot engaged on live TV at Bathurst

It will be a Bathurst never forgotten for Gold Coast power couple racing driver Liam Talbot and former Hi5 presenter Charli Robinson.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

KFC turns drive-throughs into car washes

KFC turns drive-throughs into car washes

THINKING chicken for lunch? KFCs across the country are today hosting their first ever drive-through window wash service at select restaurants across Australia

‘Unfair’ reason for $568 parking fine

‘Unfair’ reason for $568 parking fine

When Kevin’s phone started ringing, he did the right thing and pulled over before answering it — but where he stopped landed him a whopping fine.

Backpacker wakes from a coma with no memory

premium_icon Backpacker wakes from a coma with no memory

French backpacker Nataya Demarchio lived a life that many others only dream of until she fell ill in Mildura. Weeks later in hospital, she had lost her memory.

Fri 11 Oct 2019

Aussies no longer have this meaty argument at dinner

Aussies no longer have this meaty argument at dinner

It’s the country’s favourite meat, and for years it’s been the point of contention for many Aussie families. But the family feud is coming to an end.

‘Awkward’: Snake pulled from gravesite

‘Awkward’: Snake pulled from gravesite

A funeral service had an unexpected disruption when a red-bellied black snake had to be pulled from a gravesite midway through.

Flyer ‘deserves free flights’ after vomit hell

Flyer ‘deserves free flights’ after vomit hell

A woman had to endure the trauma of being vomited on by a drunk passenger. And then, somehow, the flight got even worse.

Bride slams ‘trashy’ skin-tight dress

Bride slams ‘trashy’ skin-tight dress

A furious bride has publicly shamed her own cousin after she showed up at her wedding in a “horrible” skin-tight dress.

Water park’s bikini ban sparks fury

Water park’s bikini ban sparks fury

A popular Perth theme park has been labelled “sexist” after banning women from wearing skimpy swimwear at its family friendly park this summer.

Thu 10 Oct 2019

Sail away to stunning city views aboard a TV icon

premium_icon Sail away to stunning city views aboard a TV icon

The sailboat made famous on the ABC drama Harrow is up for sale and it comes with sweeping views of the Brisbane city skyline.

Streaker slammed for ‘inappropriate act’

Streaker slammed for ‘inappropriate act’

A model who shot to fame after streaking in a skimpy bikini during a football match has been slammed over another “inappropriate stunt”.

‘Human Ken doll’ unrecognisable after 72 surgeries

‘Human Ken doll’ unrecognisable after 72 surgeries

He is known as the Human Ken doll, but Rodrigo Alves is looking more and more different after spending about $1m on cosmetic procedures.

The secrets inside the mansion on O Street

The secrets inside the mansion on O Street

Find your inner child with this real life version of Narnia or Alice in Wonderland - with more than 100 rooms and more than 70 secret doors.

Horror as massive electrical tower built in backyard

Horror as massive electrical tower built in backyard

A new unit in a Melbourne suburb has a shocking 50m power tower that has alarmed neighbours. But council insists the tower is fine.

G-string jogger stuns trail runners

premium_icon G-string jogger stuns trail runners

A man wearing nothing but a pink lacy G-string and a pair of boots has been spotted wandering a popular walking track north of Brisbane, more than once.

Horror video marks start of funnel-web season

premium_icon Horror video marks start of funnel-web season

WATCH THE VIDEO: Funnel-webs spider season is in full swing- horrifying footage of newborn funnel-webs emerging from an egg sac

Sugar daddy’s ’strange’ request from student

Sugar daddy’s ’strange’ request from student

A student who tweeted she was light on cash was contacted by a sugar daddy who asked her to “drain” his credit card in return for a bizarre request.

Vegan reports friends for feeding her chicken nuggets

Vegan reports friends for feeding her chicken nuggets

A vegan woman has told of how she retaliated against her three friends, who pranked her at a party by feeding her chicken nuggets while she was drunk.

Prison guard model spared conviction for jail romance

premium_icon Prison guard model spared conviction for jail romance

A prison officer and former bikini model who had a romantic relationship with an inmate has been spared a conviction.

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