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In Pictures: Harry and Meghan Down Under

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex stole the show during their first overseas tour.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex meet Luke Vincent, five, after arriving at Dubbo airport in Australia (Phil Noble/PA)
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex meet Luke Vincent, five, after arriving at Dubbo airport in Australia (Phil Noble/PA)

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have completed their first overseas tour, visiting Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand.

Here are some of the most memorable moments:

Sydney was the first stop for the royal couple on their Pacific tour, where they met Australia’s Governor General Peter Cosgrove and his wife Lynne Cosgrove (Phil Noble/PA)
Harry and Meghan meet a koala bear called Ruby during a visit to Taronga Zoo in Sydney (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
The couple proved a hit during a walkabout outside Sydney Opera House (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
Mother-to-be Meghan met Australian singer Missy Higgins, with her nine-week-old baby Lunar, at a reception hosted by the Governor-General (Andrew Parsons/PA)
The duke and duchess also paid a visit to the world-famous Bondi Beach (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
There were poignant moments as well, as Harry and Meghan attended the opening of the Anzac Memorial in Sydney (Ian Vogler/PA)
Among the most talked-about moments was the couple’s meeting with five-year-old Luke Vincent at Dubbo Airport (Phil Noble/PA)
Luke was fascinated by Harry’s beard (Phil Noble/PA)
The duke and duchess cheered on competitors taking part in a sailing event in Sydney Harbour during the Invictus Games (Chris Jackson/Invictus Games/PA)
The duchess presented gold medals to the winning US team after the wheelchair basketball final in Sydney (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
Meghan dazzled in an Oscar de la Renta dress at the Australian Geographic Society Awards at the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney (Paul Edwards/The Sun)
Crowds gathered on South Melbourne Beach to greet the royal visitors (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
In Queensland, Harry joined Butchulla People during a dedication ceremony of the forests of K’gari to the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy on Fraser Island (Phil Noble/PA)
Upon arrival in Fiji, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended a welcome ceremony at Albert Park in Suva (Chris Jackson/PA)
The royal couple wore colourful garlands on a visit to the University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji (Phil Noble/PA)
Harry and Meghan arrive for a meeting with Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva during their visit to Tonga (Phil Noble/PA)
The duke and duchess were given ta’ovala during a visit to an exhibition of Tongan handicrafts at the Fa’onelua Convention Centre, in Nuku’Alofa (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
Meghan received a hongi, a traditional Maori greeting, at an official welcome ceremony at Government House in Wellington as the trip moved on to New Zealand (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
Harry comforted overwhelmed school pupil Joe Young at the Wellington Cafe (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
The pair joined Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at a reception at the Auckland War Memorial Museum (Ian Vogler/PA)
Harry looks on as Meghan beats him in a welly-wanging contest in Redvale on the North Shore, New Zealand (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
On their final day, the royal couple met kiwi chicks at Rainbow Springs in Rotorua (Phil Noble/PA)
Meghan hugged Catalina Rivera during a walkabout in Rotorua (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

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