Published: Mon, June 11, 2018
Culture&Arts | By Laurence Reese

Palace confirms Meghan and Harry's Australian tour

Palace confirms Meghan and Harry's Australian tour

The large crowd roared as the royals waved on during the Trooping of the Colour on the Queen's official birthday.

Harry, the second son of heir-to-the-throne Prince Charles, set up the global sports championship for wounded personnel after a decade in the army. He had a hip operation in April and retired from public life a year ago.

Her actual birthday is April 21 but the country always celebrates in June.

Princess Eugenie andrew trooping colour
Instagram princesseugenieShe shared the snap ahead of Father's Day this weekend reportedly very close to her father

Meghan Markle is still breaking protocol despite her newly minted royal status. Meghan and Harry participated in the Trooping the Colour celebrations for the big day.

Prince Harry is relegated to a spot in a carriage because he is not a royal colonel. (Source: AP) Meghan Markle picked a pale pink Caroline Herrera dress.

The ceremony culminates with a magnificent balcony appearance by the Royal Family.

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Andrew took up a more prominent place on the balcony after taking part in his first Trooping the Colour ceremony on horseback in his new role as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards.

Kensington Palace is also expected to shortly announce Meghan's first charitable patronage since becoming the fourth member of the Royal Foundation behind by Prince William, Princess Kate, and Prince Harry.

It's not the first time Meghan's decision to show her shoulders has been met with disapproval.

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The royal couple, now known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, will be making the tour around the time of the Invictus Games in Sydney, which is set for October 20-27.

Harry and Meghan have been invited to Australia and New Zealand by the countries' respective governments, while the royals will visit Fiji and Tonga at the request of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the official statement from Kensington Palace stated.

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