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    Video caption: Lidia Thorpe: Australian senator ends up on ground in police scuffle

    The incident occurred after Senator Lidia Thorpe rushed towards an activist at an anti-trans event outside parliament.

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    Video caption: Watch moment Australian police swoop on secret drugs flight

    The plane carried 52kg of meth from PNG to Australia with flight monitoring switched off in an effort to avoid detection.

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    Video caption: Millions of dead fish found in Australian river

    The large-scale fish deaths were first reported on Friday in the New South Wales town of Menindee.

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    Video caption: Australia floods: baby kangaroo rescued from crocodile-infested waters

    A baby kangaroo was spotted swimming near two large crocodiles by a pilot who notified police.