Locals have finally spilled the space beans on the mysterious alien abduction encounters that have perplexed the town for years. As it turns out, the extraterrestrial visitors were simply on a quest for a decent cup of joe.
Local conspiracy theorists, who were busy constructing tin foil hats to ward off extraterrestrial intrusions, are now scratching their heads. “We always thought they were here for world domination or advanced scientific research,” confessed one disappointed UFO enthusiast. “Who would’ve guessed they were just caffeine addicts?”
Bendigo’s coffee shops have reported an unexpected spike in business as aliens queue up for their daily dose of cappuccino and caramel macchiato. “I never imagined that our rich brews could transcend galaxies,” chuckled one barista, wiping away a tear.
So, there you have it, folks. The secrets of the universe have finally been unraveled. The aliens just can’t resist a good cup of joe. As the town basks in its newfound cosmic fame, one thing’s for sure: Bendigo has truly brewed up a close encounter of the caffeine kind.