On Tuesday, Bindi Irwin, the daughter of late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, celebrated her 20th birthday. Part of the celebrations was held at the Australian Zoo.
On social media, her family, fans, and the zoo all sent her birthday messages. The all grown up girl thanked everyone for their messages via Twitter.
Bindi Irwin, 20, celebrated her birthday with good wishes from family, fans, and friends. She is well-known for her appearance alongside her parents, Terri, 54, and Steve Irwin, in The Crocodile Hunter Diaries.
Bindi also starred in Discovery Kids’ TV series Bindi the Jungle Girl. She’s continued to follow in her father’s footsteps with work in wildlife conservation.
For more on this story go to our Twitter account @amomama_usa. Her birthday was spent with more than just human beings as she was surrounded by animals at the Australian Zoo.
She even had a koala-shaped cake for her celebration. Many people took to social media to wish her a happy birthday.
‘20 years ago our lives were blessed with the most perfect & wonderful little Bindi. I’m thankful for you each and every day. I love you.’
Terri Irwin, Twitter, July 24, 2018
Her mother posted on Twitter declaring that her daughter was a perfect and wonderful blessing in their lives. Bindi’s little brother, Robert, 14, also had a few words to say.
He shared that she’d achieved so much at her young age and her message of positivity and kindness was inspiring. Like his big sister, Robert has stated his wish to follow in his father’s footsteps.
He frequently talks about his love for wildlife and conservation. Bindi’s boyfriend, Chandler Powell, took to Instagram to wish her a happy one.
He also shared a picture of both of them snorkeling and revealed that her birthday was his favorite day of the year. The couple began dating in 2014 after Powell visited the Australia Zoo with his family from Florida.
He eventually moved to Australia after graduating and frequently helps out at the Australia Zoo. The Australian Zoo also posted a birthday message for the star.
They thanked her for being the most incredible role model and shared that they were lucky to have her as part of their family.
She posted a thank you message sharing that her heart was filled with gratitude. Bindi, along with her mother and brother, are set to continue Steve’s work in wildlife conservation.
They will star in a new Animal Planet Crocodile Hunter-inspired series. The series is expected to premiere in the fall this year.