Some exciting news was just reported for the Irwin family! Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the beloved late conservationist Steve Irwin, is now engaged!
21-year-old Bindi, a conservationist herself, is now engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Chandler. The two were childhood sweethearts! They got engaged in Bindi's favorite place- the zoo!
Chandler revealed that the couple spent Bindi's birthday at the zoo. While there, he had organized a photoshoot to "celebrate her birthday." Just before they started shooting, Chandler said that he took her to a special area of the zoo to pop the big question.
To announce the exciting news, Bindi took to social media.
She wrote, "July 24th, 2019. On my birthday I said "yes" and "forever" to the love of my life. Chandler, close to 6 years ago I fell in love with you and every day since has been a whirlwind of adventure and true happiness. I'm so looking forward to spending our forever together as your wife. Here's to a lifetime of friendship, purpose and unconditional love- Now let's get married already!"
Chandler wrote, "She said YES! ALmost 6 years ago we met at Australia Zoo. I immediately fell head over heels for her kind and thoughtful heart that radiates so much light. Proposing in her very favorite place in the zoo, surrounded by animals, seemed like the perfect way to embark on this incredible new chapter in our lives. Bee, I love you more than anything in this world and I always will. Happy Birthday."
Terri Irwin, Bindi's mother, took to Twitter to talk about the special moment as well. Additionally, she shared what she thought Steve would think about the situation.
She wrote, "Best day ever! Chandler asked and beautiful @BindiIrwin said yes. I am so very happy, and I know Steve would be too. Congratulations!"
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