Meghan Markle gets a fright in Melbourne on royal tour of Australia

19 October, 2018, 05:27 | Author: Cecil Buchanan

Harry has visited Australia on several occasions before in a royal capacity, but this was Meghan's first time and her first long-haul overseas tour.

If there's one thing to be gleaned from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's first royal overseas tour together, it's that they are a pretty damn adorable couple.

The day ran almost an hour overtime, but that didn't stop thousands of locals staying put at venues for a glimpse of the popular Duke and Duchess of Sussex - if not a hug.

Meghan shows off her Australian Football League (AFL) skills.

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the creative youngster woke up feeling "a bit sick" to attend school, but had the energy - and inspiration - to make the Duchess some jewelry.

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During a trip on the Melbourne tram yesterday, the pair met school pupils who looked very curious to know more about Meghan and Harry's future baby. "I did the pasta with gold paint".

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex smiles during an event at Government House in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.

After talking to locals about environmental issues, Prince Harry and Meghan met members of the Australian Lifeguard Service, including Sebastian Top. She then took it off as she entered the building.

The Duchess of Sussex was startled by a loud explosion after she pushed the button to start a student race vehicle project in Melbourne. Her engagement ring, too, features two diamonds from the late princess' personal collection. Their first stop on Friday Australia time was one of the continent's most famous landmarks, Bondi Beach, where a pregnant Meghan, 37, stepped out in a chic olive-and-brown striped dress designed by Martin Grant, which she pared with lace wedges.



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