Funniest Melbourne earthquake memes and tweets

An earthquake of 5.8 magnitude hit south east Australia on Wednesday morning. 

After weeks and weeks of lockdown, and days of violent protests that shut down the city streets, it’s almost comical that Melbourne copped an earthquake on Wednesday morning. 

As Victoria’s Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton put it:

The tremors had barely ended when the memes and jokes starting flowing on social media. Here are some of the best (including this eerie prediction from yesterday):

The Collin Street Falcon, who lives in the CBD and who you can watch on a 24 hour live stream even felt the effects of the tremors. They were not thrilled about it. Not thrilled at all. 

This article originally appeared on Escape

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