Bindi Irwin and boyfriend Chandler Powell enjoy the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner.
Bindi Irwin and boyfriend Chandler Powell enjoy the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner. Ben Beaden/ Australia Zoo

Guests glam up for Irwin charity dinner

MONEY raised at a dinner in honour of the late Steve Irwin will go towards helping sick and injured animals.

About 550 people dressed up for the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner in Brisbane on Saturday night.

Television personality Rove McManus, The Veronicas pop star Lisa Origliasso, model Ellie Gonsalves and former Brisbane Lion Daniel Merrett were among the guests.

 

Bindi Irwin and her boyfriend Chandler Powell were also there to welcome guests and represent Australia Zoo.

It was the 11th time the annual dinner had been held.

Money raised will go to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital and treatment of native animals.



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