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A Week In AAP Images: April 5 - 11, 2019

Each week, we present the most compelling images captured by AAP photographers over seven days around Australia. From breaking news and politics to sport, entertainment and more, these images reflect the richness and diversity of our award-winning photographic coverage.

Kyle Chalmers competes and wins the Men 100 meter freestyle on day two of the Australian Swimming Championships in Adelaide, Monday, April 8, 2019. (AAP Image/Kelly Barnes) 
 
Connor Rozee of the Power (right) reacts after kicking a goal during the Round 3 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and Port Adelaide Power at the Gabba.(AAP Image/Dave Hunt)
 
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison bowls a ball to young cricketers following a funding announcement at Allan Border Field in Brisbane, Monday, April 8, 2019. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt) 
Australian shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen prepares to deliver his speech to the National Press Club in Canberra, Wednesday, April 10, 2019.(AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
The Leader of the opposition in the Senate Penny Wong speaking during Senates Estimates hearings at Parliament House in Canberra, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.(AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Chad Wingard of the Hawks (left) and Robbie Tarrant of the Kangaroos contest during the Round 3 AFL match between the Hawthorn Hawks and North , Melbourne Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AAP Image/Julian Smith)
Police move in on animal rights protesters who had blocked the intersections of Flinders and Swanston Street, in Melbourne, Monday, April 8, 2019. (AAP Image/Ellen Smith)
A crane is seen after it collapsed on two houses in Yarraville, Melbourne, Wednesday, April 10, 2019. (AAP Image/Daniel Pockett)
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten speaks to 13-year-old Jett Powell during a visit to the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AAP Image/Ellen Smith)
Dustin Martin of the Tigers scuffles with Matt de Boer of the Giants during the Round 3 AFL match between the GWS Giants and Richmond Tigers in Sydney, Saturday, April 6, 2019. (AAP Image/Dan Himbrechts) 
Athletes are seen during the first semi-final of the women's 400m hurdle event at the Australian Track and Field Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Saturday, April 6, 2019. (AAP Image/Steve Christo
FILE. Labor member for Lindsay Emma Husar leaves the Federal Court with her legal team, Sydney, Friday, April 5, 2019. (AAP Image/Peter Rae)
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian during the breakthrough of the Metro Rail Tunnel at Waterloo Station in Sydney, Friday, April 5, 2019. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins
Julie Bishop poses for a photograph at the Witchery and Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation White Shirt Campaign launch in Sydney, Wednesday, April 10, 2019. (AAP Image/Jeremy Piper)
Jockey Glen Boss returns to scale after riding Brutal to victory in race 9, the Star Doncaster Mile during The Championships Race Day in Sydney, Saturday, April 6, 2019. (AAP Image/Joel Carrett) 
Climbers can be seen walking up the arch of the Sydney Harbour Bridge behind the roof of the Sydney Opera House during a sunset in Sydney, Monday, April 8, 2019. (AAP Image/Steven Saphore)
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