Top videos: Flute fun, dogs celebrated in Scotland and Matildas’ winning goal

This week the Matildas made Australia proud with a win over Ireland in the World Cup, while we found out the 2026 Commonwealth Games won’t be in Victoria.

Meanwhile, a fan serenaded Lizzo at her own concert with an Aussie classic on the flute.

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Matildas stunning victory

Stand-in Matildas captain Steph Catley had Australia in awe after she scored a penalty against Ireland in their opening World Cup match.

The goal gave Australia a 1-0 win despite captain and star striker Sam Kerr being ruled out due to a calf injury ahead of the game.

Commonwealth games axed

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced the 2026 Commonwealth Games would be cancelled.

The decision was made due to costing some $6 billion for Victoria to host the games.

Hundreds evacuate in Switzerland

Hundreds living in Switzerland’s mountain villages were forced to evacuate this week after authorities struggled to contain a forest fire.

Helicopters worked to subdue the blaze as most of Europe suffered through an intense heatwave.

Fan plays Land Down Under for Lizzo

A fan at Lizzo’s concert in Perth stunned the audience and the superstar by playing Land Down Under on the flute.

Lizzo gave the fan her flute to play the opening notes to the song, while she looked delighted and danced along on stage.


honestly lizzo was such a slay #lizzoperth #specialworldtour #lizzotour2023 #racarena #landdownunder

♬ original sound – rem 🌟

BBC presenter tries the flute

The flute isn’t for everyone, just ask BBC presenter Ben Thompson, who gave the instrument a go this week on air.

Keanu Reeves plays bass

Keanu Reeves is still performing with his old band Dogstar.

The band will release new music for the first time in over 20 years after reuniting on stage at The Roxy in Hollywood this week.

Taylor Swift fans sing on delayed plane

Taylor Swift fans stuck on a delayed plane enjoyed an impromptu sing-a-long after her concert in Denver.

Some people in the comments wished they could have been there, others said it would have been their worst nightmare.


@Taylor Nation @Taylor Swift @Southwest Airlines

♬ original sound – hannah hazlett

Wolf puppies parkour

Some wolf puppies tried their hand at parkour and while they can’t jump too high just yet, the results were very cute.

The wolves tried to jump over a piece of wood, only for a few to lose their footing.


Little wolves learning to jump #funnyvideos #wolves #play #Jump #hilarious

♬ original sound – Sally Jo Sousa

Celebrating golden retrievers

Golden retrievers marked 155 years of the breed, with hundreds gathering in Scotland near ruins of the Guisachan House.

The breed was established in 1868 in Scotland and the same thing happened to mark 150 years of golden retrievers five years ago. 

Mother bear needs a break

A mother bear seemingly wanted a little alone time from her cubs this week. A TikToker in Alaska spotted a mother bear with her young cubs, who were all whining.

Most parents will be able to understand the need of getting a little space from kids, and that’s what this bear tried to do, only for her cubs to follow her.


Sound up. My coolest bear encounter to date. Mama bear forgot we were there and was deceptively chill. #alaska #mamabear #bearcub #babyanimals #wildlife

♬ original sound – Sort of Outdoorsy

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