Australia Zoo Celebrates Steve Irwin’s Birthday with Reimagined YouTube Channel Launch
In honor of Steve Irwin’s birthday, the Irwin household has launched the reimagined YouTube channel for the Australia Zoo with plans to launch new content material each week. Together with new footage of the Irwins working with animals, the channel can also be promising never-before-seen content material of Steve doing what he did finest in unaired footage from The Crocodile Hunter. The announcement was made on what would have been his 59th birthday.
“Crikey! In celebration of Steve’s birthday, we’re thrilled to announce the official launch of Australia Zoo’s reimagined YouTube channel,” the channel description reads. “Be a part of the Irwin household like by no means earlier than with unique content material becoming a member of them on their unimaginable adventures. Plus, be the primary to witness by no means earlier than seen footage from the archives of The Crocodile Hunter and be a part of conservation missions with the Wildlife Warriors crew on the frontline.”
In fact, Steve Irwin is finest identified for his animal documentaries and TV sequence Crocodile Hunter. He additionally co-owned and operated the Australia Zoo together with his spouse, Terri, which was based by Steve’s mother and father. Sadly, Irwin died in 2006 whereas filming an underwater documentary in Australia’s Nice Barrier Reef. As a result of he was such a beautiful human being, the devastating loss remains to be felt by Steve’s household, mates, and followers to this present day.
Terri Irwin continues to function the Australia Zoo and tweeted the brand new YouTube channel information on Steve’s birthday. Within the years since Steve’s passing, Terri and their youngsters, Bindi and Robert, have grow to be tv stars as properly. In 2018, Animal Planet launched their new sequence Crikey! It is the Irwins, following the household and their work on the Australia Zoo. Now on discovery+, the third season of the sequence premiered earlier this month.
The Irwin household is about to get a bit larger very quickly as properly. After marrying husband Chandler Powell final yr, Bindi has since introduced that they’re anticipating a daughter. Not too long ago, the Irwins spoke about how elated Steve could be in regards to the child if he had been nonetheless right here, with Bindi remarking that the late Crocodile Hunter would have been the “good” grandfather.
“He would’ve been a great, good grandpa. Yeah, he actually would’ve been,” Bindi advised Leisure Tonight. “I do not suppose we might’ve ever seen our daughter. He would’ve simply whisked her away into the zoo and it could’ve been good.”
Terri added: “He’d be over the moon. I’ll say one factor for positive is you’d by no means should surprise what he would’ve worn throughout any of the milestones. He would’ve worn khaki to the marriage, khaki to all the things.”
Steve’s son Robert, an actual spitting picture of his father, additionally spoke about how essential it’s to the household to “guarantee that [Steve’s] legacy by no means, ever dies it doesn’t matter what. And now with a brand new little wildlife warrior taking over the cost, he could be insanely excited.”
Glad heavenly birthday to Steve Irwin, who would little doubt be very proud to see all that the household has achieved in his absence. You may take a look at the reimagined Australia Zoo channel on YouTube the place you’ll be able to subscribe at no cost weekly content material.