Tag Archives: australia

  • Aussie Surfer Learns the Hard Way to Stay the Hell Away From Whales (Video)

    Aussie Surfer Learns the Hard Way to Stay the Hell Away From Whales (Video)

    Usually, when you think about all the dangers that lurk in the ocean for surfers, you’re thinking sharks. Then, after sharks, you think, maybe really big jellyfish, or possibly a deranged sea lion. You do not usually think of whales. After all, they’re mammals, we’re mammals—you’d think there would be some kind of mutual understanding […]

  • Sucker Punch at Australian Soccer Game Caught by Television Cameras (Video)

    Sucker Punch at Australian Soccer Game Caught by Television Cameras (Video)

    Obviously, when sports fans get all worked up and full of beer, not-so-gentlemanly disagreements are going to happen. And obviously, these disagreements often lead to fisticuffs. Most of the time the combatants are willing participants. But every once in a while you’ll see some scumbag take things to another level by throwing an unexpected punch. […]

  • Meet the TUF Smashes Octagon Girls (Gallery)

    Meet the TUF Smashes Octagon Girls (Gallery)

    While Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer hold down the fort for the UFC in the Western Hemisphere, Dana White and company were in need of some lovely ladies to fill the Octagon Girl void in the Eastern Hemisphere throughout the course of The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes series in Australia.  And it appears as though […]

  • Watch A 600-Pound Black Marlin Jump Into A Boat (Video)

    Watch A 600-Pound Black Marlin Jump Into A Boat (Video)

    Reeling in a 600-pound fish is no easy task.  In fact, at times it can be so tough that you have to believe there are some fishermen who wish the fish would simply save them the trouble and jump into the boat themselves. The crew aboard “Little Audrey” may have been wishing for just that […]

  • Michelle Jenneke Performs Her Sexy Pre-Race Dance Routine In The Rain (GIF)

    Michelle Jenneke Performs Her Sexy Pre-Race Dance Routine In The Rain (GIF)

    Back in July, 19-year-old Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke nearly broke the internet with her sexy pre-race dance routine, which she unveiled at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona. Since then, there have been others who have gained some significant attention with their own eye-friendly pre-race routines, but it appears as though Jenneke is back to regain the spotlight. […]

  • This Is One Vicious Rugby Hit (Video)

    This Is One Vicious Rugby Hit (Video)

    Last Tuesday we told you about the South Sydney Rabbitohs’ epic last-minute comeback against the Sydney Roosters of Australia’s National Rugby League. This Tuesday, oddly enough, we have yet another story about the Rabbitohs. However, while it’s pretty awesome, it’s not what you would call “inspiring.” On Saturday night, the Rabbitohs faced off against the […]

  • In Australia They Run “The Amazing Beer Mile” (Video)

    In Australia They Run “The Amazing Beer Mile” (Video)

    In “The Land Down Under,” they hold an event called “The Amazing Beer Mile.”  The rules are rather straightforward.  Each competitor starts by chugging a bottle of beer at the starting line.  Once they have finished chugging the beer, they run one lap around the 400-meter track, chug another beer at the starting line, and […]

  • Female Survives Near-Fatal Fall After Bungee Cord Snaps (Video)

    Female Survives Near-Fatal Fall After Bungee Cord Snaps (Video)

    In an effort to spice up life, I have recently considered giving bungee jumping a shot. After watching the video below, I think I’ll stick with roller coasters as my source of extreme adventure. The clip comes from the Zambesi River, which divides the African countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe.  During a recent trip to […]

  • Cricket Cameraman On Segway Faceplants Onto Field (Video)

    Cricket Cameraman On Segway Faceplants Onto Field (Video)

    The Aussies thought they had come up with one of the most brilliant ideas in sports when they decided to stick one of their cameramen on a segway in order to capture the view of a cricket match from field-level.  They gave that idea a test during a recent test match between Australia and India […]

  • Picture Of The Day: By A Hair

    Picture Of The Day: By A Hair

    In case you can’t tell, the horse at the top, Dunaden, was awarded the victory in this incredibly close photo finish at the Melbourne Cup on Tuesday.  The narrow margin between the top two horses resulted in the closest finish during the 151-year history of the Australian horse race. Although Dunaden’s victory over Red Cadeaux […]