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.
One Nation leader Senator Pauline Hanson acts as the card girl before an amateur boxing fight at the Fred Brophy's Boxing Troupe tent in Birdsville on Friday, August 31. (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
Australian basketballer Mitch Creek poses for a photograph at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Monday, August 27. (AAP Image/Julian Smith)
Horses and jockeys sprint past the post in race 3 at the Birdsville Races on Friday, August 31. (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
The Giants senior playing group during a training session at the Greater Western Sydney Giants training centre in Sydney on Friday, August 31. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)
Josh Mansour (left) and Waqa Blake of the Panthers react after Blake scored a try during the Round 25 NRL match between the Melbourne Storm and the Penrith Panthers at AAMI Park in Melbourne on Friday, August 31. (AAP Image/Julian Smith)
Johnathan Thurston of the Cowboys waves goodbye following his final match in the Round 25 NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the North Queensland Cowboys at Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast on Saturday, September 1. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt)
Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage poses for a photograph at the Adina Hotel in Adelaide on Monday, September 3. (AAP Image/David Mariuz)
Police inspect a sunken fishing vessel, believed to be carrying Vietnamese asylum seekers, at Cape Kimberley at the mouth of the Daintree River in Queensland on Monday, August 27. (AAP Image/Brian Cassey)
Tigers players react in the dressing rooms following their win in the FFA Cup Round of 16 match between the Apia Leichhardt Tigers FC and Melbourne Victory at Leichhardt Oval in Sydney, on Tuesday, August 21. (AAP Image/Brendan Esposito)
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