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    19 Photos That Sum Up Australia This Week

    Some sport. Some fashion. And plentiful animals.

    1. Funny face

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    Designer Gary Bigeni poses for a portrait as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia Marks 20 Years.

    2. Disgruntled neighbour

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    A security guard escorts a protester from the runway at the Ellery Sydney Fashion Week runway. The man crashed the show to protest the noise in his neighbourhood.

    3. Light my fire

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    Western Sydney Wanderers fans cheer from the stands at the team's A-League match against the Central Coast Mariners.

    4. Rip and ready

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    Michael Walters of the Dockers breaks through the banner before the round two AFL match between the Geelong Cats and the Fremantle Dockers.

    5. Kimya and Kanzi

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    Newborn baby gorilla 'Kanzi' with her mum 'Kimya' at Melbourne Zoo.

    6. Aussie obsession

    Ryan Pierse / Getty Images

    An installation of coffee cups at the Sydney Fashion Week.

    7. In memory

    Phil Walter / Getty Images

    White memorial crosses are pictured on the lawn in front of the Auckland War Memorial Museum in New Zealand ahead of ANZAC Day.

    8. Freedom

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    Cousin of Australian Bali 9 kingpin Myuran Sukumaran, Niranjela Karunatilake, is pictured with one of his earlier works, which forms part of the exhibition at the Amnesty International United Kingdom HQ in London.

    9. Rare sightings

    Western Australia Department of Parks and Wildlife

    The carcass of a rarely seen Omura's whale found on a Western Australian beach. It has been described as a significant scientific discovery.

    10. Honour and dignity

    Ebony Mallen

    Representative of the Light Horse Brigade, Ray Finn, prepares for the Redfern Aboriginal ANZAC Day Commemoration.

    11. New life

    Sea World

    Gold Coast theme park Sea World is celebrating its first King Penguin to be born at its $12 million penguin enclosure.

    12. Peak shelter

    Department Of Conservation (NZ)

    An alpine hut, which was destroyed by an avalanche on Aoraki/Mt Cook in New Zealand has been removed by helicopter and a decision is yet to be made on any replacement.

    13. Rebuilding communities

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    Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Senator Nigel Scullion (2nd left) is visiting the Galiwinku community on Elcho Island to see how it is recovering after being hit by two cyclones in one month earlier this year.

    14. Easter treats

    Taronga Zoo

    Elephants at Taronga Zoo are gifted with a 728kg pumpkin from the Sydney Royal Easter Show.

    15. Be free

    Nick Dawkins

    The Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary is celebrating the successful release of a female Green Sea turtle back into the wild, after spending three months in rehabilitation.

    16. Prickly survival

    Taronga Zoo

    A baby echidna is making a remarkable recovery at Taronga Zoo, after being left seriously injured when its burrow was dug up by a bulldozer.

    17. Duck and cover

    Will Burgess / Reuters

    A surfer retreats behind a rock wall as a wave crashes onto Angourie Point on the far north coast of New South Wales. The large swells result from an offshore low pressure system.

    18. Line of sight

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    Models stand in line ahead of the Ten Pieces show at Sydney Fashion Week.

    19. Fiery red

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    A model rehearses ahead of the Betty Tran show at the Sydney Fashion Week.


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