Robert's Fight To Be Famous!
Woman's Day Australia|November 16, 2020
A shift in the spotlight has the Irwin siblings at breaking point

As dedicated conservationists and Wildlife Warriors, the Irwin family are tasked with saving the lives of animals seven days a week, while overseeing the upkeep of their famous Australia Zoo. But when they’re not caring for the animals, siblings Bindi and Robert and their mum Terri are no strangers to life in the limelight – and all the glitzy trappings that come with it.

For years, the popular khaki-clad clan have remained red carpet and reality TV regulars as well as special guests on a string of reality programs and popular US talk shows and boasted close friendships with some of the world’s biggest Hollywood stars including Aussie favorites Chris Hemsworth and Russell Crowe.

NEW FIGUREHEAD

Now, Woman’s Day hears that while 22-year-old pregnant Bindi, who is due early next year, pulls back on public life ahead of the birth of her first child with her husband Chandler Powell, her younger brother Robert is gradually being groomed as the face of the iconic family – and the news is ruffling more than a few emu feathers!

“Bindi is all smiled when the cameras are rolling, but behind closed doors, she’s a little bit of a diva,” laughs a friend close to the family. “To be fair, this is her first pregnancy and it’s causing havoc with her body!

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine

MORE STORIES FROM WOMAN'S DAY AUSTRALIAView All

THE HOTEL SCANDAL DESTROYING THE BECKHAMS

The former sporting great has been accused of being unfaithful once more

2 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

‘I'm the luckiest woman alive'

At 91, Pam has rebuilt her beloved family home after it was destroyed in the fires

3 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

Susie Elelman ‘LOSING MY HEARING WAS TERRIFYING'

The beloved TV presenter talks about her frightening diagnosis and how she’s bouncing back after a trying year

3 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

MY BEST BODY EVER AT 55!

Sonia Kruger has fans begging for her secret to looking so good

1 min read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

HAMISH & ANDY'S BROMANCE OVER!

The iconic comedy duo are going their separate ways

2 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

ELLEN & PORTIA SHOCK SPLIT

Lockdown takes another victim as the talk show host goes solo

2 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

CRISIS TALKS AGAIN!

The Sussexes are asking for an extension on their infamous deal

3 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

Asthma alert

Summer, and the hot weeks following the official end of the season, can be a tricky time for asthma sufferers

2 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

Katie's Surprise Winter Wedding!

The actress is ready to marry her toyboy lover at her country home

2 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021

Delta's Fairytale Wedding!

After saying ‘I do’, the singer-turned-producer is working on a special production of her big day

3 mins read
Woman's Day Australia
January 11, 2021