Off Beat News

Mon 6 Apr 2020

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.

Sat 4 Apr 2020

This is what comedians are up to during the virus lockdown

This is what comedians are up to during the virus lockdown

Comedians Tom Gleeson, Judith Lucy, Celia Pacquola, Dilruk Jayasinha and Tommy Little reveal what they’re doing with their unexpected free time.

Fun task sparked from isolation boredom

Fun task sparked from isolation boredom

Australians are so bored from being cooped up inside due to social isolation rules that they are getting dressed up to take their bins out.

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