Prince Gabriel of Sweden 1st Birthday

Prince Gabriel celebrates his 1st birthday on 31 August 2018, with a gorgeous new photo to mark this big milestone. Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia's second son, Prince Gabriel Carl Walther, Duke of Dalarna, was born on 31 August 2017. He has an older brother, Prince Alexander, who was born in 2016. Prince Gabriel…

Australia’s $2 Invictus Games Coin

The Royal Australian Mint, in partnership with the Invictus Games Sydney 2018, launched a new $2 coin to celebrate the unconquered spirit of wounded, injured and ill Australian service personnel and veterans. About 2.3 million of these new coins, featuring an image of a wheelchair competitor, will go into public circulation during the coming months,…

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark’s New Year Address, 2017

Queen Margarethe gave her New Year Address (Dronningens nytårstale) on 31 December 2017 at 6.00 pm from Christian IX's Palace, Amalienborg, which was broadcasted on television and radio. Source: YouTube/Det Danske Kongehus Danish Transcript God bless Denmark. The English Translation History The New Year's Address is usually delivered from The Queen’s Drawing Room in Christian…

2017 Royal Year In Review

Our tribute to the year that was with the birth of a new prince, major birthday celebrations and anniversaries, a forthcoming engagement, royal children off to school with some passings. Royal Babies Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia’s second son Prince Gabriel of Sweden was born on 31 August 2017 at Danderyd Hospital in Stockholm.…

King Felipe VI’s Christmas Message 2017

King Felipe VI of Spain delivered his traditional Christmas Message from La Zarzuela Palace in Madrid, sharing his reflections for the past year, including the situation in Catalonia. The King’s Christmas message was broadcasted on 24 December 2017 in Spain, except on public broadcaster TV3 in Catalonia. Video: Mensaje de Navidad de S M el…

Christmas & New Year Royal Viewing on Australian Television

Get ready for some right royal TV viewing in Australia during the Christmas-New Year break. We’ve found some royal viewing on television during the holiday break, including the Queen’s Christmas Message. All programmes are subject to change so please check your TV guides in your area in case of any last-minute schedule changes. Saturday, 23…

Portrait of Prince Philip At Windsor Castle

Buckingham Palace has released a new portrait of Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh on 11 December 2017, painted by Australian-born artist Ralph Heimans. The portrait which was painted in the year of Prince Philip’s retirement is on display at the Museum of National History at Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark. The Duke is standing in the…