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She has been living in Australia since November as production continues on Marvel sequel Thor: Love and Thunder.

But actress  took a well-deserved break from filming on Wednesday, spending the day exploring Sydney with her mother, Shelley Stevens.

The 39-year-old, who plays astrophysicist Jane Foster in the Thor franchise, cut a casual figure as she grabbed coffee from a local café.

Mum-and-daughter time: Natalie Portman has been Down Under since September. And on Thursday, she took some time off from shooting Thor: Love and Thunder to have a day out with her mum, Shelley Stevens.

Mum-and-daughter time: has been Down Under since September. And on Thursday, she took some time off from shooting Thor: Love and Thunder to have a day out with her mum, Shelley Stevens.

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The Black Swan star, who is known for her show-stopping red carpets appearances, showed off her natural by going makeup free.

She also opted for a laid-back look by teaming a navy jumper with denim cut-offs.

The mother of two completed her outfit with Converse sneakers, leopard-print sunglasses and a black cross-body satchel.

Casual look! Natalie who is used to attending glamorous Red Carpets in Tinsel Town, appears to have adjusted to a relaxed life Down Under. So much so, she went make-up free and donned a casual look for her outing.

Casual look! Natalie who is used to attending glamorous Red Carpets in Tinsel Town, appears to have adjusted to a relaxed life Down Under. So much so, she went make-up free and donned a casual look for her outing.

Meanwhile, Shelley looked chic in beige chinos, a navy and white floral blouse and Nike sneakers.

At one stage, Natalie stepped away from her mother to take a phone call.

The conversation seemed quite serious, and may have been regarding work or her plans to purchase real estate in Australia. 

Busy lady! At one stage, Natalie stepped away from her mum to take what appeared to be a tense phone call.

Busy lady! At one stage,

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