Hump Day Deals: 20% Off Ebay Tech, 80+ Free Samples, Cheap 2K Games

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include: 20% off tech products at eBay, links to 84 free product samples, get three months of Presto for free.


  • The iPhone game Train Conductor 2 is currently free. Grab it here. [Via OzBargain]
  • This week’s Humble Bundle is focused on 2K Games. Pay $1 or more for The Darkness II, Spec Ops: The Line, and Duke Nukem Forever. Plus, get a coupon for 10% off Humble Monthly for new subscribers. Pay more than the average price and you’ll also receive Sid Meier’s Civilization V, NBA 2K16, Mafia II Digital Deluxe Edition and the Battleborn Start Skin Pack. Plus, get a Humble Store Coupon for 40% off XCOM 2. Pay $15 or more to also get Battleborn, Battleborn Platinum Currency and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. As always, you can choose who gets the lion’s share of your money: the developers or the nominated charity.
  • Origin is giving away the action game Nox for free. Get it here.
  • Unblock All is offering 81% off a lifetime subscription to its entertainment-focused VPN. Click here for more details.
  • You can currently get three months of the Foxtel streaming service Presto for free. Here are the details.
  • Udemy is offering 20 free online courses including JavaScript tutorials, learning photoshop and ethical hacking. Click here to see the full list.


  • If you live near the Victorian State Library in Melbourne, you can pick up a free portable phone charger from 5:15pm courtesy of Origin Energy. Click here for more details.
  • eBay is offering 20% off tech products from PC Byte, GraysOnline, KG Electronic, Wireless1, Dell, Betta, Sony, Futu, Ryda and Ted’s Camera. To get the discount, use the code “CTEC20” at checkout. The deal ends July 24. [Via OzBargain]
  • The Victoria-based fast food outlet Mr Burger is offering customers a lifetime supply of free burgers — if they legally change their surname to “Burger”. Click here for details.


  • KFC regular chips are $1 again. What a time to be alive.
  • For larger appetites, KFC is also selling a new 12 Pack value deal. $12.95 gets you 12 Wicked Wings, a large chips and a potato and gravy.
  • The eBook version of Jeremy Oliver’s The Australian Wine Annual 2016 is currently free. (RRP: $19.95). More details here.
  • Here are the latest “mystery wine” deals from Vinomofo: a 5-star “collector’s item” shiraz for $21 (RRP: $68), a double-gold winning Domaine de la Côte ‘Côtes du Rhône’ 2013 for $9.90 (RRP: $23) and a 5-star Waimea Estate Riesling 2014 for $12 (RRP: $30).
  • Time for a groceries run? Here are the latest bargains from Woolworths.
  • Domino’s is offering 40% off any pizza, excluding Value Range. Click here for more information.
  • Here are your Hungry Jacks food vouchers for August.


  • Each Wednesday, ALDI runs a ‘Special Buys’ sale on a range of heavily discounted items. Today’s deals focus on kitchen appliances. Click here to see the full range of deals.
  • ALDI is also selling a 1.5-litre deep fryer for just $19.99. Click here for details.
  • Who doesn’t love a freebie? Here are 84 product samples you can snap up for free, including T-shirts, nappies, organic tea and condoms.

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