This caused Miles to turn around, spot the owl poop on his colleague and briefly paused while Webb who apologised for his swearing took off his jacket.
He then wiped his face before a police officer stood by offered him a tissue to remove the remaining poop from his face.
Australian Sign Language interpreter, Mike Webb, received an unwelcome bombardment from above whilst he was signing mid-news conference when an owl defecated on his face and jacketpic.twitter.com/1vDXAxgS5t
Of course, the clip inevitably made rounds on social media with people praising Webb to continuing on with the job.
Oh well. At least he\u2019ll get good luck now! https://twitter.com/reuters/status/1501509349566418945\u00a0\u2026
— Sacha Jones \ud83c\udff3\ufe0f\u200d\ud83c\udf08\ud83c\uddfa\ud83c\udde6\ud83c\udff4\udb40\udc67\udb40\udc62\udb40\udc77\udb40\udc6c\udb40\udc73\udb40\udc7f\u2744\ufe0f (@Sacha Jones \ud83c\udff3\ufe0f\u200d\ud83c\udf08\ud83c\uddfa\ud83c\udde6\ud83c\udff4\udb40\udc67\udb40\udc62\udb40\udc77\udb40\udc6c\udb40\udc73\udb40\udc7f\u2744\ufe0f)
Mike is a hero to many Queenslanders; this is one more moment showing why.https://twitter.com/reuters/status/1501509349566418945\u00a0\u2026
— Dr Sandra Antonelli (@Dr Sandra Antonelli)
This is straight out of my nightmares https://twitter.com/Reuters/status/1501509349566418945\u00a0\u2026