Bob Irwin proud of Bindi’s dancing, conservation efforts

WHILE visiting Yeppoon for the Farnborough Beach clean-up, conservationist Bob Irwin spoke about granddaughter Bindi, who made headlines last week when she won America's Dancing with the Stars after several performances which scored perfect marks.

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Mr Irwin said he was proud of Bindi and the work she and dance partner Derek Hough had put into the show.

Bob Irwin
Bob Irwin

"I felt they should share that limelight because it does take two," he said.

"But I was very proud of her, she was very good."

Mr Irwin said he was also proud of Bindi's continued conservation work.

"I just hope that as time goes by, Bindi continues with her conservation message because she's got a good platform now to work from and it would be nice to think she could continue it for many, many years to come," he said.

"However, that's in the lap of the gods. We just have to wait and see."

Watch Bindi's winning performance below: