It's been an amazing year in pictures and we're proud to show off our best for 2014.
Check out our most amazing pictures in sport for 2014.
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Gabriella Robinson, 6, and her puppy Snowy are excited about the holiday season.
Sarah Harris meets the Australian designer behind Cirque du Soleil’s eye-popping costumes.
Melton youngsters are being encouraged to read in the Christmas holidays with the Summer Reading Club.
Pony club, carer's support groups, NYE, markets and more around Melton and Moorabool.
Psychedelic patterns and colour-streaked proteins will be showcased to celebrate the beauty of science.
Music and entertainment flowed at the Rivers to Recognition concert last weekend.
Hillside band Ember Rain is becoming a force to be reckoned with.
Melbourne's just-released Christmas Day weather forecast is looking decidedly unfestive.
UPDATE: Police raided properties across Melbourne and New Zealand part of a drug probe.
UPDATE: A man has been arrested after a siege in Altona North.
Three people, including the gunman, are dead as the Sydney cafe siege ended after 2am..