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Images of the Week AAP Head of Photography, Neil Bennett

Members of the Sutherland Strike Force RFS contain a spot fire on a property in Colinton, NSW, Saturday, February 1, 2020. Southern ACT residents have been warned they could face spot fires in the coming hours as the Orroral Valley Bushfire and Clear Range Bushfire continues to burn in soaring temperatures and forecast unpredictable wind changes. (AAP Image/Sean Davey)
Sofia Kenin of the USA poses with the Daphne Ackhurst Memorial Cup after winning the women's singles final against Garbine Muguruza of Spain on day 13 of the Australian Open tennis tournament at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Saturday, February 1, 2020. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Waratahs team after losing their Round 1 Super Rugby match between the Canterbury Crusaders and NSW Waratahs at Trafalgar Park in Nelson, New Zealand, Saturday, February 1, 2020. (AAP Image/Chris Symes)
Ross Coveney with his son Noah, 5, at Mahon Pool, Maroubra, Friday, January 31, 2020. Temperatures will continue to climb on Friday and Saturday due to a low-intensity heatwave transforming into an extreme heatwave as temperatures reach into the 40s in southeast and western NSW. (AAP Image/Peter Rae)
Tierra Exum of Australia competes in the Womens Triple jump during the Melbourne Track Classic at Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne, Thursday, February 6, 2020. (AAP Image/Michael Dodge)
Aminiasi Tuimaba of Fiji breaks a tackle to score against Wales during day two of the Sydney 7S Rugby tournament at Bankwest Stadium in Sydney, Sunday, February 2 2020. (AAP Image/Craig Golding)
Australian Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack speaks during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, February 6, 2020. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates during the men's singles final against Dominic Thiem of Austria on day 14 of the Australian Open tennis tournament at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Sunday, February 2, 2020. (AAP Image/Scott Barbour)
The victims' mother Leila Geagea (right) pauses near flowers placed at the scene where seven children were hit on a footpath by a four-wheel drive in the Sydney suburb of Oatlands, Sunday, February 2, 2020. Four children have died and a fifth is in a critical condition after they were hit by a four-wheel drive while on the footpath in Sydney's northwest. (AAP Image/Joel Carrett)
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (fifth right) joins a Waka crew for a paddle prior to Waitangi Day in Waitangi, New Zealand, Wednesday, February 5, 2020. New Zealand's national day commemorates the signing on February 6, 1840, of the Treaty of Waitangi. (AAP Image/David Rowland)
An Extinction Rebellion protester is seen after she locked herself onto the gates of the Queensland Parliament House in Brisbane, Tuesday, February 4, 2020. (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
Nationals Member for Dawson George Christensen and Nationals member for New England Barnaby Joyce during Question Time in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, February 6, 2020.
Australian National University (ANU) Chancellor Julie Bishop poses for photographs on her first day at work at the ANU in Canberra, Thursday, February 6, 2020. Julie Bishop is the 13th Chancellor of the ANU and the first ever female Chancellor. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
AUSMAT staff prepare for the arrival of an Australian evacuee flight on Christmas Island, Thursday, February 6, 2020. The evacuees left China's Wuhan city, the epicentre of the coronavirus, on an Air New Zealand rescue flight yesterday. (AAP Image/Richard Wainwright)
A family of evacuees are seen walking in the Christmas Island Australian Immigration Detention Centre on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Evacuees, who arrived from China's Wuhan city, the epicentre of the coronavirus, are quarantined at the Detention Centre on Christmas Island, about 1,400 km northwest of mainland Australia. (AAP Image/Richard Wainwright)
Australian Agriculture Minister David Littleproud poses for photographs in his office at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, February 6, 2020. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Police investigators work at the scene of a police shooting in the Melbourne suburb of Westmeadows, Friday, February 7, 2020. A man has been shot in the shoulder after driving at officers and ramming two police cars in Melbourne. (AAP Image/David Crosling)
Daniel Rich of the Brisbane Lions is seen posing for a photograph during a media opportunity at the Gabba in Brisbane, Thursday, February 6, 2020. (AAP Image/Darren England)
Nationals party MP Barnaby Joyce reacts during the Australian Bushfires condolences motion in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra, Tuesday, February 4, 2020. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch)
Women's Cricketer Ellyse Perry bowls during a media call in Hosier Lane during a trophy tour in Melbourne, Thursday, February 6, 2020. The mural was painted by local artist Tayla Broekman. (AAP Image/James Ross)

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Australian Associated Press - Prepared by Akansha Bhola