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The birth of little Princess Charlotte, gifts from the Australian government, Prince Harry finishes his secondment with the Australian Army, Prince Albert and Princess Charlene’s twins’ baptisms, and a new movie, A Royal Night Out.

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Introducing HRH Princess Charlotte of Cambridge

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Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana was born 2 May 2015, at 8.34 am, weighing in at 3.7 kg (8 pounds 3 ounces) at the Lindo Wing, at London’s St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington.

 

Australian Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove and Prime Minister Tony Abbott have offered their congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Listen to the podcast to find out more details about Australia’s gift to the little princess.

Royal Baby 2015

The Royal Australian Mint has issued a new coin commemorating Princess Charlotte’s birth, which is available for a limited time.

2015 50c Fine Silver Proof Coin - Royal Baby of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Photo: © Royal Australian Mint

2015 50c Fine Silver Proof Coin – Royal Baby of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Photo: © Royal Australian Mint

Visit the Royal Australian Mint shop to buy the 2015 Royal Baby Silver 50c coin or the Uncirculated 50c coin.

2015 50c Uncirculated Coin Photo © Royal Australian Mint

2015 50c Uncirculated Coin Photo © Royal Australian Mint

 

Captain Wales in the Australian Army

Prince Harry participated in a military training exercise against terrorist activity on Sydney Harbour on Thursday, 7 May.

Captain Wales conducts flight familiarisation training with 171 Aviation Squadron through Sydney and at 2 Commando Regiment training facility at Holsworthy Barracks. © Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence

Captain Wales conducts flight familiarisation training with 171 Aviation Squadron through Sydney and at 2 Commando Regiment training facility at Holsworthy Barracks. © Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence

See the video of Captain Wales in action with the Australian Defence Force (ADF).

Our Warrior Prince also met NSW Premier and hundreds of well-wishers at the Sydney Opera House on 7 May 2015, to thank Australians for their warm welcome.

 

Find out in our show about Prince Harry’s awkward moment, and who was responsible!

Royal Christening in Monaco

Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene’s twins, Hereditary Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella will be christened on Sunday, 10 May 2015, at 10.30 am in Monaco Cathedral.

 

A Royal Night Out

Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret beg their parents, George V and Queen Elizabeth, to participate in the VE Day celebrations on 8 May 1945.

What happens next is the subject of a new comedy drama called A Royal Night Out, which is said to be inspired by “untold true events”.

Watch the trailer: