Off Beat News

Sun 5 Apr 2020

Twins born in lockdown given awkward coronavirus names

Twins born in lockdown given awkward coronavirus 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.

Even a virus can’t stop the Coodabeen Champions

premium_icon Even a virus can’t stop the Coodabeen Champions

The Coodabeen Champions have been an iconic fixture on Saturday morning radio for 40 years. Here’s why and how they are still kicking goals four decades on.

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