The week in pictures

January is usually a time when we try to get fit and undo the damage from Christmas, but a 250kg seal in Tasmania put us all to shame this month after it made its way 5 kilometres up river from the sea, and then another 700 metres to sit in the vineyard at La Villa Wines.

Speaking to The Advocate, winery owner Marcus Burns said: “He just dropped in to give us the seal of approval.” HA.

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