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.
A lamb stands next to its dead mother on a drought-affected farm near Braidwood, NSW on Thursday, August 9. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Police investigate after a man was shot and his body found in the middle of a street in Forest Lodge, Sydney on Friday, August 10. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)
Actor Abbie Cornish attends a media preview of the 'Heath Ledger: A Life In Pictures' exhibition at the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia in Canberra on Friday, August 10. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Ten year old Peter Gregory Jr from Doomadgee in north-western Queensland chats to a fellow rider at the Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo on Friday, August 10. (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
Pink returns from illness to perform the Sydney leg of her Beautiful Trauma World Tour at Qudos Bank Arena on Saturday, August 11. (AAP Image /Brendon Thorne)
Clyde Lewis of Australia competes during the Men's 400m Individual Medley on day three of the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday, August 11. (AAP Image/Matt Roberts)
Victoria's Secret model Karolina Kurkova poses for a photograph in Sydney on Tuesday, August 7, ahead of starring in the David Jones spring-summer launch. (AAP Image/Joel Carrett)
Jack Riewoldt celebrates after kicking his tenth goal during the Round 21 AFL match between the Gold Coast Suns and the Richmond Tigers on the Gold Coast on Saturday, August 11. (AAP Image/Darren England)
A match between Canada and France at the GIO 2018 IWRF Wheelchair Rugby World Championships is captured from above in Sydney on Friday, August 10. (AAP Image/Craig Golding)
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