A tale of two nations trying to mend their strained relations.

Frenemies at Crossroads: China and Australia

Allegations of election interference, espionage, and the fallout from the Wuhan virus strained the relationship between China and Australia.

A Complicated Past

Australia's new Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, visits China with a mission to mend what was broken.

A New Beginning

Australia ends some anti-dumping tariffs on China, and Beijing promises to go easy on Australian wines. China also releases an Australian journalist from detention.

The Road to Truce

China expands its footprint in Australia's backyard, the Solomon Islands, unsettling Canberra.

A Costly Compromise

The success of the reset in ties will be tested by China's involvement in the Pacific games in the Solomon Islands.

The Future