The S&P/ASX 200 index closed higher, up by 32.6 points or 0.47 per cent at 6,994.8 points relative to the last close.
This marks a record close for the S&P/ASX 200 index, which is marginally shy of much-awaited 7k mark.
Meanwhile, the All Ordinaries index closed higher by 0.5 per cent or 35.5 points to close at 7113.5 points.
There is no investor left unperturbed with the ongoing trade conflicts between US-China and the devastating bushfire in Australia.
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