Off Beat News

Wed 14 Apr 2021

Coroner probes death of ‘hero’ monkey thief in prison crash

Premium Content Coroner probes death of ‘hero’ monkey thief in prison crash

A man went ‘from villain to hero’ after stealing a marmoset and saltwater crocodile before thwarting a plot to blow up a service station.

Fisherman recounts near-death experience in Calliope River

Premium Content Fisherman recounts near-death experience in Calliope River

“If It wasn’t for those boys, I wouldn’t be here today.”

Gympie to host only Qld leg of national competition

Premium Content Gympie to host only Qld leg of national competition

OPINION: Mayor Glen Hartwig says there’s plenty of reasons to make sure your in Gympie during the month of May

Tue 13 Apr 2021

Teen battling for life in induced coma after Wolvi crash

Premium Content Teen battling for life in induced coma after Wolvi crash

The family of a Gympie teenager critically injured in a horror crash has launched a fundraiser to help him

US teen does the unthinkable, goes viral

US teen does the unthinkable, goes viral

Teenager Anthony Neuer became an instant American hero as footage of him nailing the one of sport’s toughest feats quickly went viral.

Mon 12 Apr 2021

Fisho's bizarre fast food hack hauls in the goods

Premium Content Fisho's bizarre fast food hack hauls in the goods

Never in a million years did this local fisho think his ‘outside the box’ crabbing expedition trip would turn a rip-roaring success.

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