Robert Irwin

Robert Irwin

Reality Star

Robert Irwin is an Australian reality star and wildlife photographer best known for appearing on his family's show Crikey! It's the Irwins. He is the son of Steve Irwin, who was also a wildlife expert, and has continued in his father's footsteps.

Full Name
Dec 1, 2003
Net Worth


Robert Clarence Irwin was born on December 1, 2003, in Buderim, Australia. He is the son of Terri Irwin and Steve Irwin. His parents were wildlife conservationists and owners of the Australia Zoo located in Beerwah, Queensland. Robert has two siblings; a sister named Bindi Irwin and a brother named Brandon Irwin. 

Robert began appearing on camera at age two when he starred with his parents in the television series “The Crocodile Hunter Diaries”. He also appeared with his family in other programs such as “Bindi: The Jungle Girl” and “Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course”. In 2007 he made an appearance on “Good Morning America” to promote his father's posthumous book “Steve & Me” which he co-authored with Terri.

In 2018, Robert joined “Crikey! It's the Irwins”, a documentary show which follows him and his mother and brother as they continue their late father's legacy of preserving wildlife and educating people about conservationism around the world. The show won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Program in 2019. 

Robert has continued to become more involved with wildlife conservation efforts, starting his own organization called Wildlife Warriors Worldwide in 2011. He also leads educational tours of Australia Zoo as well as speaking engagements for organizations like World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Conservation International (CI). In 2020, Robert was appointed as a Global Youth Ambassador by WWF International.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Robert Irwin is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On December 1st, 2003, Robert Irwin was born in Buderim, Queensland, Australia.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Father Steve Irwin Passes Away</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Steve Irwin, Robert's father, passes away after a stingray barb pierces his heart while filming an underwater documentary.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2007</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Robert Appears on TV with Mother and Sister</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Robert appears on television for the first time with his mother Terri and sister Bindi, in the series "My Daddy the Crocodile Hunter".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Bindi Wins Dancing with the Stars</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Bindi wins the 20th season of Dancing with the Stars, with Robert as her dance partner.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Robert Appears on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Robert appears on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and shows off some of his wildlife skills.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Coyote Peterson Visits Australia Zoo</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Robert hosts YouTube star Coyote Peterson at Australia Zoo, showing him around and introducing him to different animals.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Robert Irwin Hosts His Own Wildlife Series</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Robert begins hosting his own wildlife series on Animal Planet, "Crikey! It's the Irwins".</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Passionate About Animals</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Robert Irwin is passionate about animals and wildlife conservation. He has made it his mission to help educate people about the importance of preserving animal habitats and protecting endangered species.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's an Inspiration to Kids Everywhere</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Robert Irwin is an inspiration to kids everywhere as he shows that following your dreams and passions can lead to great things. He proves that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Fun and Entertaining</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Robert Irwin is a lot of fun to watch on TV as he is always up for adventure and loves to explore new places. His enthusiasm for wildlife is contagious and makes you want to learn more about the animals he encounters along his journey.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Youngest Wildlife Presenter in the World</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">At just 8 years old, Robert Irwin is currently the youngest wildlife presenter in the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Robert Irwin was invited to appear on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in May 2018 to promote his show, Crikey! It's the Irwins.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Worked With Sustainability Projects</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Robert Irwin has been involved with several sustainability projects around the world, including planting over 500,000 trees in Australia.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Has a Strict Vegan Diet</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Robert Irwin follows a strict vegan diet and is an advocate for animal rights, often speaking out about how animals should be treated ethically.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Bestselling Author</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2019, Robert Irwin released his first book - 'Bindi Wildlife Adventures', which became a bestseller in Australia.</p></div>


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