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.
Daniel Johnson of the 36ers is knocked down by David Andersen of the Hawks during the Round 7 NBL match between the Illawarra Hawks and the Adelaide 36ers at the WIN Entertainment Centre in Wollongong, Sunday, November 25, 2018. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)
Ben McDermott of Tasmania reacts after being struck by the ball during day 1 of the Round 5 Sheffield Shield match between Tasmania and South Australia at Blundstone Arena in Hobart, Tuesday, November 27, 2018. (AAP Image/Daniel Pockett)
Newly Independent MP Julia Banks (centre) takes seat on the cross bench during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Tuesday, November 27, 2018. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young reacts after a vote to suspend Australian Greens leader, Senator Richard Di Natale from the Senate at Parliament House in Canberra, Tuesday, November 27, 2018. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas)
The Sydney Harbour Bridge is seen during heavy rainfall in Sydney, Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Commuters are being warned to avoid driving or riding in and around Sydney and other parts of NSW on Wednesday. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)
Rhonda Anderson evacuates herself and her horse to safety near Mount Larcom, Queensland, Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Fire conditions in the area are rated as potentially catastrophic with 140 fires burning around the state. (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
Rita Ora performs during the 32nd ARIA Awards at The Star, in Sydney, Wednesday, November 28, 2018. (AAP Image/Joel Carrett)
Liberal member for Hughes Craig Kelly wearing a Robert Menzies T-shirt poses for a photograph after a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, November 29, 2018. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas)
Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten pass each other in a division during Question Time in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, November 29, 2018. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas)
Thousands of students rally demanding action on climate change in Sydney, Friday, November 30, 2018. (AAP Image/Dan Himbrechts)
President of Russia Vladimir Putin (left) and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud arrive for the family picture at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, November 30, 2018. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison (left) speak during a meeting with US President Donald Trump during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, November 30, 2018. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Bon Jovi performs the first Australian show of his This House is Not For Sale tour at the MCG, Melbourne, Saturday, December 1, 2018. (AAP Image/Ellen Smith)
Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is seen leaving his residence in Point Piper, Sydney, Monday, December 3, 2018. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)
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