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A man takes a photo inside the 'Cathedral of Light' at The Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney, Australia

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A man takes a photo inside the ‘Cathedral of Light’ at The Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney, Australia 

A model wears a hat as she presents a creation from the fashion label Bondi Bather during Australian Fashion week in Sydney, Australia, May 19, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray

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A model wears a hat as she presents a creation from the fashion label Bondi Bather during Australian Fashion week in Sydney, Australia

our dancers from The Australian Ballet dressed in white swan tutus pose for photos on floating barge in Penrith Lake in Sydney, Australia

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Four dancers from The Australian Ballet, dressed in white swan tutus pose for photos on floating barge in Penrith Lake in Sydney, Australia

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.

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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.

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 September 29, 2015, following an "unprecedented" spate of encounters in eastern Australia this year that has left one dead and seven injured.  Australia is home to one of the world's highest incidents of shark attacks, with the two-day summit, which include researchers from the US and South Africa, organised in part to address community fears after the recent incidents on the north coast of the most populous state New South Wales

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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

 Musicians form human wall on a cliff near Macquarie Lighthouse

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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.

People visit the iconic Sydney Opera Hou...People visit the iconic Sydney Opera House on a winters day on July 15, 2015. AFP PHOTO / Peter PARKSPETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images

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People visit the iconic Sydney Opera House on a winters day on Wednesday 

Rainbows Light Up Sydney Harbour...SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 17:  A rainbow is seen over the Sydney Harbour Bridge on June 17, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

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A rainbow is seen over the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia 

The roof of the Sydney Opera House is pictured as a JetStar Airlines Airbus A320 plane flies near delegates from the inaugural China Australia Millennial Project (CAMP) summit as they stand atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia ...REFILE - CORRECTING TYPO The roof of the Sydney Opera House is pictured as a JetStar Airlines Airbus A320 plane flies near delegates from the inaugural China Australia Millennial Project (CAMP) summit as they stand atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia June 1, 2015. The climb was the opening event of the five-day summit which is being promoted as a way for "industry and government leaders from both countries to create a more innovative, collaborative Australia-China relationship".    REUTERS/David Gray

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The roof of the Sydney Opera House is pictured as a JetStar Airlines Airbus A320 plane flies near delegates from the inaugural China Australia Millennial Project (CAMP) summit as they stand atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia. The climb was the opening event of the five-day summit which is being promoted as a way for “industry and government leaders from both countries to create a more innovative, collaborative Australia-China relationship”. 

Traditonally dressed Australian Aboriginal performers hold gum-tree leaves as they dance on Sydney's Coogee Beach as they participate in a 'Corroboree'

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Traditonally dressed Australian Aboriginal performers hold gum-tree leaves as they dance on Sydney’s Coogee Beach as they participate in a ‘Corroboree’ showcasing traditional dance during an event to mark National Reconciliation Week

A homeless man sits on a street in the Central Business District of Sydney as the Australian government prepares to release its 2015/16 budget on Tuesday. Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey insisted he will deliver a "responsible and fair" budget as the government battles to juggle slumping revenue and a huge deficit while avoiding a voter backlash

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A homeless man sits on a street in the Central Business District of Sydney as the Australian government prepares to release its 2015/16 budget on Tuesday

Lightning strikes delay the start of play before the round 21 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Melbourne City FC at Pirtek Stadium on Wednesday in Sydney, Australia

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Lightning strikes delay the start of play before the round 21 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Melbourne City FC at Pirtek Stadium on Wednesday in Sydney, Australia

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South Africa’s Rilee Rossouw leaps in the air to play a shot during their Cricket World Cup Pool B match against the West Indies in Sydney, Australia 

An Iraq fan waits in the rain for the start of their Asian Cup semi-final soccer match against South Korea at the Stadium Australia in Sydney January 26, 2015.

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An Iraq fan waits in the rain for the start of the Asian Cup semi-final football match against South Korea at the Stadium Australia in Sydney

Visitors lay flowers at a makeshift memorial near the scene of a fatal siege in the heart of Sydney's financial district

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Visitors lay flowers at a makeshift memorial near the scene of a fatal siege in the heart of Sydney’s financial district

 Condolence messages are written on the pavement as a sign of respect at Martin Place

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Condolence messages are left as a sign of respect on the pavement at Martin Place, site of the Sydney café where customers and staff had been held hostage by a lone gunman on Monday.

A man places flowers as a mark of respect for the victims of Martin Place siege on December 16, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. Sydney siege gunman Man Haron Monis, was shot dead by police in the early hours of Tuesday morning after taking hostages at the Lindt Chocolat Cafe in Martin Place. Two other people died, 33-year-old cafe manager Tori Johnson and 38-year-old Sydney barrister Katrina Dawson. Six people have been injured and have been taken to hospital.

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A man places flowers as a mark of respect for the victims of Martin Place siege today in Sydney, Australia. Sydney siege gunman Man Haron Monis, was shot dead by police in the early hours of Tuesday morning after taking hostages at the Lindt Chocolat Cafe in Martin Place. Two other people died, 33-year-old cafe manager Tori Johnson and 38-year-old Sydney barrister Katrina Dawson. Six people have been injured and have been taken to hospital.

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A hostage runs towards a police officer outside Lindt Chocolat Café, where other hostages were being held, in Martin Place in central Sydney, Australia on Monday 

Brad Pitt...Movie star Brad Pitt poses for a photo for a fan at the world premiere of  "Unbroken" in Sydney, Australia Monday Nov. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/John Roe)

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Movie star Brad Pitt poses for a photo for a fan at the world premiere of ‘Unbroken’ in Sydney, Australia 

Men from the pacific island nations of Tonga and Fiji perform a traditional Haka after arriving in Sydney on Wednesday. Traditional Pacific island canoes sailed into Sydney Harbour on after a vast journey across the ocean, bringing an urgent message to the world about climate change

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Men from the pacific island nations of Tonga and Fiji perform a Haka dance after arriving in Sydney on Wednesday. Traditional Pacific island canoes sailed into Sydney Harbour bringing an urgent message to the world about climate change