Exciting news for Royal watchers, with confirmation our favourite newlyweds Harry and Meghan are heading down under next month!
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison revealed the exciting news overnight.
“Their visit will be an opportunity to promote the incredible achievements of Invictus athletes from around the world, and showcase Australian programs promoting youth leadership, environmental and conservation efforts, and will include a visit to a dedication to the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy initiative on Fraser Island,” the Prime Minister said.
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“I look forward to welcoming The Duke and The Duchess of Sussex to Australia next month.”
As part of their trip, their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will visit Queensland, with the couple said to be heading to Fraser Island on Monday 22 October.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk welcomed the Royal visit.
“We are honoured and delighted to receive The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, and I’m sure many Queenslanders will be excited by the news and will offer a warm Queensland welcome,” the Premier said.
“Queensland has hosted many Royal visits over the decades and this will be particularly exciting, as The Duke and The Duchess will be visiting one of our most beautiful and iconic locations.”
The visit to Queensland by The Duke and The Duchess is part of a wider Australian visit that also takes in the Invictus Games in Sydney, Dubbo, Melbourne, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand.
— 7 News Brisbane (@7NewsBrisbane) September 10, 2018