Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late “Crocodile Hunter” Steve Irwin, is a mother.
The tv star Crikey! They are the irwin and her husband Chandler Powell welcomed their first child, she announced on social media. Their daughter, Grace Warrior Irwin Powell, was born Thursday, on the couple’s first anniversary.
Along with a photo of them holding their baby, Irwin wrote: “March 25, 2021. Celebrating the two loves of my life. Happy first wedding anniversary to my beloved husband and the birthday of our beautiful daughter. Grace Warrior Irwin Powell “.
She called Grace her “graceful warrior” and the “most beautiful light. The name Grace comes from” my great-grandmother and relatives in the Chandler family dating back to the 18th century, “she explained. The Warrior and Irwin surnames” are a tribute. to my dad and his legacy as the most incredible Wildlife Warrior. His last name is Powell and he already has a soul as kind as his father. “
The new mom said she “had no words to describe the infinite amount of love in our hearts for our sweet baby girl. She chose the perfect day to be born and we feel tremendously blessed.”
The proud father shared the same family photo and wrote: “Grace Warrior Irwin Powell. After waiting for you to arrive for the past 9 months, finally meeting you has been the best time of my life. You have a great life ahead of you and whatever happens. Come in, you’ll be surrounded by a lot of love. Thank you for thanking your beautiful mother and me on our wedding anniversary, so excited to have you home.
Irwin’s mother, Terri, also celebrated the news on social media. The new grandmother noted that her late husband would be “beyond proud.”
Love is not a big enough word. My heart is incredibly happy. And I know Steve would be beyond proud. Grace is the next generation that will continue her mission and message of conservation. She chose her parents wisely. Bindi and Chandler are already the best parents ever! https://t.co/mmvXFGz4Gm
– Terri Irwin (@TerriIrwin) March 26, 2021
And Irwin’s brother Robert posted a photo in full uncle mode.
The couple announced Irwin’s pregnancy in August with a photo of them wearing their zoo uniforms and holding a tiny khaki shirt. They started with the caption “Baby Wildlife Warrior by 2021.”
At the time, the Australia Zoo, which is owned by the Irwin family, noted that the photograph was taken at the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve. The place was named after the wildlife expert, who died in 2006 while filming on the Great Barrier Reef.
Young Irwin, now 22, has grown up in public and appeared on her father’s shows even before she was a teenager.
She married Powell after meeting him at her family’s zoo in 2013. They had an intimate ceremony on March 25, limited to family members due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
When they announced that they were expecting, Bindi’s younger brother, Robert, and their mother, Terri, were ecstatic. The new uncle called it “the most exciting news ever.”
As to Dancing with the stars The winner explained in September that she “started crying with joy” when she found out she was pregnant.
In February, Bindi spoke about how her father would have reacted.
“He would have been a good, good grandfather,” he said. Entertainment tonight. “I don’t think we would have seen our daughter. He would have just taken her to the zoo and it would have been perfect. But she’s so cute that we can introduce her to Grandpa through all the documentaries. She’s really special.”
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