9 September 2013 Last updated at 11:37

Australia's Abbott starts transitionAustralian Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott, pictured in Sydney on 8 September 2013

Australia's PM-elect Tony Abbott arrives in Canberra to begin the transition to his coalition government, after Saturday's decisive election win.

Tony Abbott's wife and daughter celebrate his election win on 7 September 2013 'Tony Time' euphoria for Abbott backers

The BBC's Jon Donnison in Sydney reports on the euphoric reaction of Tony Abbott's supporters to his election triumph.

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