See the top stories for any day, week or month since July 1, 2021. Keywords for each week are automatically generated.

June
Week 26 27 28 29 30
census, role, trade, John Barilaro, 2021, data, abortion, shows, Trump, Albanese
census, role, trade, John Barilaro, 2021, data, abortion, shows, Trump, Albanese
Week 25 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Albanese, Supreme court, trade, Barilaro, new York, Roe v Wade, crossbench, job, plum, role
Albanese, Supreme court, trade, Barilaro, new York, Roe v Wade, crossbench, job, plum, role
Week 24 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
energy, Rebel Wilson, Albanese, school, Julian Assange, crisis, Sydney Morning Herald, market, work, racism
energy, Rebel Wilson, Albanese, school, Julian Assange, crisis, Sydney Morning Herald, market, work, racism
Week 23 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
energy, gas, power, cosmetic, meeting, online, coal, Bowen, Naval, buy
energy, gas, power, cosmetic, meeting, online, coal, Bowen, Naval, buy
Week 22 1 2 3 4 5
first, Anthony Albanese, Peter Dutton, cabinet, China, Pacific, trial, like, ministers, pork-barrelling
first, Anthony Albanese, Peter Dutton, cabinet, China, Pacific, trial, like, ministers, pork-barrelling
May
30 31
Week 21 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
party, election, Liberals, Albanese, Barnaby Joyce, leadership, MP, boat, Nationals, asylum seeker
party, election, Liberals, Albanese, Barnaby Joyce, leadership, MP, boat, Nationals, asylum seeker
Week 20 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
election, Labor, Coalition, Anthony Albanese, party, campaign, 2022, housing, tribunal, super
election, Labor, Coalition, Anthony Albanese, party, campaign, 2022, housing, tribunal, super
Week 19 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
debate, campaign, Liberal, PM, wages, Albanese, voters, Alan Tudge, minimum wage, off
debate, campaign, Liberal, PM, wages, Albanese, voters, Alan Tudge, minimum wage, off
Week 18 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
election, campaign, independent, Anthony Albanese, voters, debate, seat, Kooyong, company, rate
election, campaign, independent, Anthony Albanese, voters, debate, seat, Kooyong, company, rate
Week 17 1
Labor, Coalition, campaign, Pacific, candidate, jailed, adult, Deves, inflation, Solomon Islands
Labor, Coalition, campaign, Pacific, candidate, jailed, adult, Deves, inflation, Solomon Islands
April
25 26 27 28 29 30
Week 16 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
Liberal, Warringah candidate, campaign, Katherine Deves, voters, Albanese, trans, Solomon Islands, issues, debate
Liberal, Warringah candidate, campaign, Katherine Deves, voters, Albanese, trans, Solomon Islands, issues, debate
Week 15 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Scott Morrison, election, Liberal, PM, campaign, Coalition, integrity commission, Albanese, candidate, trans
Scott Morrison, election, Liberal, PM, campaign, Coalition, integrity commission, Albanese, candidate, trans
Week 14 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Scott Morrison, preselection, Liberal, campaign, poll, released, budget, Michael Towke, voters, claims
Scott Morrison, preselection, Liberal, campaign, poll, released, budget, Michael Towke, voters, claims
Week 13 1 2 3
budget, senator, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, billions, preselection, outgoing, bully, infrastructure, Josh Frydenberg, Stevens
budget, senator, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, billions, preselection, outgoing, bully, infrastructure, Josh Frydenberg, Stevens
March
28 29 30 31
Week 12 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
Ukraine, war, carbon, Andrew, Mariupol, city, Kimberley Kitching, Ukrainian, Parramatta, Ben Roberts-Smith
Ukraine, war, carbon, Andrew, Mariupol, city, Kimberley Kitching, Ukrainian, Parramatta, Ben Roberts-Smith
Week 11 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Ukraine, Kimberley Kitching, Russian, death, Putin, Zachary Rolfe, Hillsong, war, killed, Marshall
Ukraine, Kimberley Kitching, Russian, death, Putin, Zachary Rolfe, Hillsong, war, killed, Marshall
Week 10 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
floods, Senator Kimberley Kitching, emergency, northern, disasters, Lismore, Defence, response, death, war
floods, Senator Kimberley Kitching, emergency, northern, disasters, Lismore, Defence, response, death, war
Week 9 1 2 3 4 5 6
invasion of Ukraine, floods, Russian, Shane Warne, Lismore, Putin, disaster, flooding, war, aged
invasion of Ukraine, floods, Russian, Shane Warne, Lismore, Putin, disaster, flooding, war, aged
February
28
Week 8 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
invasion of Ukraine, Russian, Putin, rail, Kyiv, train, Ukrainian, AGL, bid, shutdown
invasion of Ukraine, Russian, Putin, rail, Kyiv, train, Ukrainian, AGL, bid, shutdown
Week 7 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
national security, Court, Chinese, audit, Asio, sexually harassed, finds, AGL, Cannon-Brookes, Brookfield
national security, Court, Chinese, audit, Asio, sexually harassed, finds, AGL, Cannon-Brookes, Brookfield
Week 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
religious discrimination bill, Parliament, Grace Tame and Brittany Higgins, Tame, students, aged care, MP, apology to, transgender, protesters
religious discrimination bill, Parliament, Grace Tame and Brittany Higgins, Tame, students, aged care, MP, apology to, transgender, protesters
Week 5 1 2 3 4 5 6
aged care, Barnaby Joyce, text message, Ben Roberts-Smith, deaths, Network, SAS, Peter van Onselen, Israel, soldier
aged care, Barnaby Joyce, text message, Ben Roberts-Smith, deaths, Network, SAS, Peter van Onselen, Israel, soldier
January
31
Week 4 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Grace Tame, Aboriginal flag, rapid antigen tests, Barty, Day, test, aged care, Australian Open, Dylan Alcott, tennis
Grace Tame, Aboriginal flag, rapid antigen tests, Barty, Day, test, aged care, Australian Open, Dylan Alcott, tennis
Week 3 17 18 19 20 21 22 23
Omicron, rapid antigen, tests, Novak Djokovic, Tonga, Tennis, eruption, Open, shortages, likely
Omicron, rapid antigen, tests, Novak Djokovic, Tonga, Tennis, eruption, Open, shortages, likely
Week 2 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Novak Djokovic, Covid, visa, tennis star, rapid antigen tests, immigration, Australian Open, court, staff, Omicron
Novak Djokovic, Covid, visa, tennis star, rapid antigen tests, immigration, Australian Open, court, staff, Omicron
Week 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Covid, rapid antigen tests, Novak Djokovic, rapid, free, tennis, visa, hospital, hotel, testing
Covid, rapid antigen tests, Novak Djokovic, rapid, free, tennis, visa, hospital, hotel, testing
Week 52 1 2
COVID, rapid antigen tests, tests, year, cases, close, Old, Omicron, definition, testing
COVID, rapid antigen tests, tests, year, cases, close, Old, Omicron, definition, testing
December 2021
27 28 29 30 31
Week 51 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Omicron variant, Christmas, 2021, booster, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, South Africa, aged, mask, rapid, strain
Omicron variant, Christmas, 2021, booster, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, South Africa, aged, mask, rapid, strain
Week 50 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Omicron, grants, seats, Julian Assange, Kennedy, Dyer, Tapping, pork, barrel, Christmas
Omicron, grants, seats, Julian Assange, Kennedy, Dyer, Tapping, pork, barrel, Christmas
Week 49 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Gladys Berejiklian, Warringah, ICAC, George Christensen, conspiracy, community, tax, apology, bogong moth, Peta
Gladys Berejiklian, Warringah, ICAC, George Christensen, conspiracy, community, tax, apology, bogong moth, Peta
Week 48 1 2 3 4 5
parliament, review, senator, finds, workplace culture, MP, Omicron, apologises for, TAFE, Christian
parliament, review, senator, finds, workplace culture, MP, Omicron, apologises for, TAFE, Christian
November
29 30
Week 47 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
variant, PM, religious discrimination, MPs, bill, bushfires, Hawaii, Africa, Peter Dutton, Commission
variant, PM, religious discrimination, MPs, bill, bushfires, Hawaii, Africa, Peter Dutton, Commission
Week 46 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
bill, Keating, pass, funding, seems, solar, assisted, protests, labour, violent
bill, Keating, pass, funding, seems, solar, assisted, protests, labour, violent
Week 45 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Cop26, emissions, electric, plan, policy, police, modelling, China, coal, Glasgow
Cop26, emissions, electric, plan, policy, police, modelling, China, coal, Glasgow
Week 44 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Scott Morrison, Emmanuel Macron, Cleo Smith, COP26, French President, Glasgow, emissions, Tim Smith, global, submarine
Scott Morrison, Emmanuel Macron, Cleo Smith, COP26, French President, Glasgow, emissions, Tim Smith, global, submarine
October
Week 43 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
net zero, climate change, plan, emissions, 2050, deal, Nationals, target, Cop26, Gladys Berejiklian
net zero, climate change, plan, emissions, 2050, deal, Nationals, target, Cop26, Gladys Berejiklian
Week 42 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
Nationals, net zero, target, 2050, emissions, hotel, inquiry, Christian Porter, Barnaby Joyce, Gladys Berejiklian
Nationals, net zero, target, 2050, emissions, hotel, inquiry, Christian Porter, Barnaby Joyce, Gladys Berejiklian
Week 41 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
climate summit, emissions, Nationals, net zero, Barnaby Joyce, global, Premier Dominic Perrottet, Glasgow, by 2050, Cop26
climate summit, emissions, Nationals, net zero, Barnaby Joyce, global, Premier Dominic Perrottet, Glasgow, by 2050, Cop26
Week 40 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
public, Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, Dominic Perrottet, Taiwan, offshore, Bernard Collaery, ICAC, bird, Morris
public, Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, Dominic Perrottet, Taiwan, offshore, Bernard Collaery, ICAC, bird, Morris
Week 39 1 2 3
Gladys Berejiklian, net zero, emissions, submarine, target, resignation, disability, regional, national cabinet, bird of the year
Gladys Berejiklian, net zero, emissions, submarine, target, resignation, disability, regional, national cabinet, bird of the year
September
27 28 29 30
Week 38 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Melbourne, protests, construction, net zero, anti-lockdown, industry, Nationals, far-right, Christian Porter, protesters
Melbourne, protests, construction, net zero, anti-lockdown, industry, Nationals, far-right, Christian Porter, protesters
Week 37 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Christian Porter, submarine, legal fees, nuclear, blind trust, France, Aukus, Victoria, French, Keneally
Christian Porter, submarine, legal fees, nuclear, blind trust, France, Aukus, Victoria, French, Keneally
Week 36 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
NSW, Sydney, Kristina Keneally, JobKeeper, vaccine, Pfizer, Premier, Matthew Guy, Day, lockdown
NSW, Sydney, Kristina Keneally, JobKeeper, vaccine, Pfizer, Premier, Matthew Guy, Day, lockdown
Week 35 1 2 3 4 5
Covid, JobKeeper, COVID-19, vaccination, children, lockdowns, Kabul, Gerry Harvey, Taliban, premiers
Covid, JobKeeper, COVID-19, vaccination, children, lockdowns, Kabul, Gerry Harvey, Taliban, premiers
August
30 31
Week 34 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
COVID-19, Kabul airport, vaccination, Afghanistan, Doherty Institute, restrictions, man, cases, evacuation, modelling
COVID-19, Kabul airport, vaccination, Afghanistan, Doherty Institute, restrictions, man, cases, evacuation, modelling
Week 33 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
Afghanistan, Kabul, Taliban, airport, Afghans, rescue, lockdown, evacuation, control of, flight
Afghanistan, Kabul, Taliban, airport, Afghans, rescue, lockdown, evacuation, control of, flight
Week 32 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Taliban, IPCC report, communities, vaccination, fear, worse, mandatory, Gladys Berejiklian, JobKeeper, George Christensen
Taliban, IPCC report, communities, vaccination, fear, worse, mandatory, Gladys Berejiklian, JobKeeper, George Christensen
Week 31 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Sky News, lockdown, YouTube, charged, misinformation, Brian Houston, Hillsong, vaccination, Peter Bol, medal
Sky News, lockdown, YouTube, charged, misinformation, Brian Houston, Hillsong, vaccination, Peter Bol, medal
Week 30 1
anti-lockdown, Sydney, vaccine, AstraZeneca, vaccinated, tax, Olympics, Delta, Tokyo, vaccination
anti-lockdown, Sydney, vaccine, AstraZeneca, vaccinated, tax, Olympics, Delta, Tokyo, vaccination
July
26 27 28 29 30 31
Week 29 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
vaccine rollout, lockdown, AstraZeneca, Great Barrier Reef, UNESCO, outbreak, car, ATAGI, offshore, Pfizer
vaccine rollout, lockdown, AstraZeneca, Great Barrier Reef, UNESCO, outbreak, car, ATAGI, offshore, Pfizer
Week 28 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
lockdowns, vaccine rollout, Sydney, quarantine, Pfizer, Victoria, outbreak, Rudd, looking, England
lockdowns, vaccine rollout, Sydney, quarantine, Pfizer, Victoria, outbreak, Rudd, looking, England
Week 27 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
vaccine, Pfizer, Ash Barty, rollout, MP Julia Banks, Wimbledon, vaccination, arrivals, Crown, human
vaccine, Pfizer, Ash Barty, rollout, MP Julia Banks, Wimbledon, vaccination, arrivals, Crown, human
Week 26 1 2 3 4
AstraZeneca, National, international arrivals, vaccine, get, car park, Archives, pain, end, million
AstraZeneca, National, international arrivals, vaccine, get, car park, Archives, pain, end, million