A man comforts his daughter on their roof in Bundaberg, Queensland, after record flooding in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Oswald.
Tammy Holmes and her grandchildren escape with their lives under a jetty during bushfires in Dunalley, Tasmania.
Bundaberg residents negotiate flood waters after 2000 homes were inundated.
RFS firefighters protect a property from bushfires near Nowra, NSW.
A boy walks through ocean foam in Snapper Rocks, Queensland after storms caused by Tropical Cyclone Oswald.
Dramatic finale at the 2013 Melbourne International Airshow in Victoria.
Golfer Adam Scott of Australia wins the US Masters at Augusta National.
Members of the Finks motorcycle gang as police attempted to prevent bikie war spilling onto Melbourne’s streets.
A rider dices with disaster during Queensland’s Mareeba Rodeo.
A man hangs onto a railing at North Curl Curl as winds and rain battered Sydney.
Adelaide’s Findon Skid Kids successfully perform a fire jump six months after a failed stunt left three teens in hospital.
As a child at school in Ravenshoe in Queensland, Bim Atkinson was routinely raped by his teacher. Now, decades on, he learnt that his abuser continued to sexually assault children right up until his death.
Peter and Donna Lane, parents of murdered Australian baseball player Christopher, who was shot dead in Duncan, Oklahoma.
The Essendon Bombers baseball team bat during the Chris Lane Memorial Game.
Spectacular sunset during a Swans v Tigers AFL match at the SCG in Sydney.
An Indonesian police officer carries an unconscious asylum seeker child who was onboard a boat that capsized on route to Australia.
An asylum seeker who lost her husband and two sons at sea while on route to Australia cries as she sits beside surviving son.
Ambulances in Beirut carry the bodies of 34 Lebanese who drowned in the waters of Indonesia while on route to Australia.
Relatives of 34 Lebanese asylum seekers drowned on route to Australia wait in Beirut for their bodies to be returned.
Sydney CBD shrouded in smoke haze as bushfires raged in the suburbs of Springwood, Winmalee and Lithgow.
RFS firefighter assesses a bushfire advancing on homes in the Blue Mountains.
Debbie Hague, 4, cares for a pet kangaroo named ‘Joey’ during the NSW bushfires.
RFS crews fight a fire as it threatens to cross the Bells Line of Road, NSW.
Lyndon Dunlop and his father inspect the remains of his grandparent’s home of 41 years, destroyed by bushfires in the Blue Mountains.
An orphaned baby Swamp Wallaby who survived the Blue Mountain bushfires.
The Australia team celebrate victory and a 3-0 series win after taking the wicket of England’s James Anderson on day five of the Third Ashes Test Match between Australia and England at the WACA in Perth, Western Australia.