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Marine life on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland. Australia‘s Great Barrier Reef could be beyond saving in five years without “now or never” funding to improve water quality as climate change ravages the World Heritage-listed site, scientists have warned
A woman uses a traditional fan to cool herself in the audience during a showing of the Rebecca Vallance collection during Fashion Week in Sydney, Australia
Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome
Four dancers from The Australian Ballet, dressed in white swan tutus pose for photos on floating barge in Penrith Lake in Sydney, Australia
His Excellency the Rt Hon Sir Lockwood Smith (left), High Commissioner for New Zealand, and His Excellency the Hon Alexander Downer AC, High Commissioner for Australia, laying wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior during the annual Service of Commemoration and Thanksgiving to Mark ANZAC Day at Westminster Abbey, London today.
A Ground crew member from the United States Navy VFA-115 squadron inspects the tail of a FA/18E Super Hornet in its hangar athe Townsville airport in Australia. Exercise Black Dagger is a field training exercise held at RAAF Base Townsville and surrounding airspace from 1 to 15 April.
This long exposure photograph shows Chinese tourists sitting and viewing the Sydney Opera House which is lit up red to welcome in the Lunar New Year
Serena Williams of the U.S. serves during her quarter-final match against Russia’s Maria Sharapova at the Australian Open tennis tournament at Melbourne Park, Australia
Novak Djokovic of Serbia prepares to serve to Andreas Seppi of Italy during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia
Thousands gather at the steps of the State Library before marching on Friday in Melbourne, Australia. The march is part of a national movement ahead of the United Nations climate summit in Paris on Monday
People release 88 doves as political leaders and families of victims of the Bali bombings gathered on Sydney’s Coogee Beach to mark the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attack that killed 88 Australians.
Two cows stand in a field as smoke from a bushfire billows past Benloch, Victoria, near Melbourne, Australia. Victorian fire crews have been battling to contain a blaze that started in Cobaw. Despite a cool change yesterday, over a hundred homes are still under threat and one man has been reported missing.
Children play on a shark net at Little Manly Cove as shark experts assess cutting-edge technologies to counter attacks at a summit in Sydney on Tuesday, following an “unprecedented” spate of encounters in eastern Australia this year that has left one dead and seven injured
Fiji perform the Cibi before the Rugby World Cup match at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
High-wire artist Kane Petersen successfully walks a tightrope 300 metres above the ground at Eureka Skydeck in Melbourne, Australia. The walk was the highest tightrope walk ever attempted in the Southern Hemisphere. The stunt is to mark the arrival of the film ‘The Walk’ to Australian cinemas in October. The stunt saw Kane mimic the film’s French high-wire artist Philippe Petit, who successfully walked between the twin towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.
Divers work in the Great Barrier Reef exhibit at the Sea Life Aquarium, in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday. The Aquarium’s divers are taking part in an annual spring clean of the two million litre tank, cleaning out build up organic matter to keep the underwater environment in the best condition for the marine residents.
Musicians form human wall on a cliff near Macquarie Lighthouse representing standing in the way of suicide to raise awareness for the upcoming Concert For Life in Sydney, Australia.