‘This has been a long time coming’: Bindi and Robert Irwin share exciting announcement on what would have been their late father Steve’s birthday
The Irwin family have made an exciting announcement on what would have been the late Crocodile Hunter Steve’s birthday.
Posting to Instagram, Steve’s son Robert, 17, revealed that after years appearing on television screens, the Irwin clan have now relaunched their YouTube channel.
‘This has been a long time coming and we thought that today, on Dad’s birthday, would be the perfect time to reveal this exciting new chapter,’ the award-winning nature photographer announced.
‘This has been a long time coming’: The Irwins announced on Monday that they had relaunched their YouTube page. The announcement coincided on what would have been the late Steve Irwin’s birthday. Pictured: Chandler Powell, 24, Bindi Irwin, 22, Terri Irwin, 56, and Robert Irwin, 17
‘From never before seen footage of our dad, to the most behind the scenes look into our family adventures ever, and also exclusive content showcasing our conservation work,’ he added.
The accompanying video showed Robert, his mother Terri, 56, pregnant sister Bindi, 22, and her husband Chandler, 24, all wearing matching khaki uniforms as they stood inside the lush grounds of Australia Zoo.
‘G’day guys! We’re incredibly proud to share the news that we’re officially launching our YouTube channel,’ Terri said while beaming with excitement.
Big news: ‘This has been a long time coming and we thought that today, on Dad’s birthday, would be the perfect time to reveal this exciting new chapter,’ Robert photographer announced.
Archives: Robert revealed the YouTube channel would comprise never before seen footage of his late father, Steve Irwin (pictured), and ‘behind the scenes look into our family adventures ever’
Bindi added: ‘Sharing behind-the-scenes adventures, home movies and special crocodile hunter footage, we’ll take you with us on our conservation missions, introduce you to our wildlife family at Australia Zoo and showcase our Wildlife Warrior work.’
Wearing her khaki top open, Bindi revealed a glimpse of baby bump as she delivered the happy news.
She is due to give birth to her first child, a baby girl, with husband Chandler in just a few weeks.
Ready to pop! Bindi glowed as she spoke about the family’s latest venture, just weeks ahead of the arrival of her first child with Chandler
Cruising: The video also showed footage of a beaming Robert zooming around in a small motor-boat
Fans were quick to comment on how ‘cute’ and ‘beautiful’ she looked with her well-rounded tummy poking out of her uniform.
‘Omg! Bindi looks soo beautiful with her belly!!!’ one follower wrote, as another added: ‘Bindi looks so cute!!!’
Since relaunching their YouTube channel, the Irwin’s have uploaded 19 videos and have 293,000 subscribers.
Family first: Other footage showed Bindi, Chandler and Robert spending quality family time together at Australia Zoo
Coming soon: Bindi is due to give birth to a girl next month. Pictured in her child’s nursery