DWTS Winner Bindi Irwin Ties The Knot In Secret Wedding? Also, Young Star Now Worth At Least $3 Million

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Reports have been circulating that 17-year-old Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late ‘Crocodile Hunter’ Steve Irwin and most recent winner of Dancing With The Stars, has been plotting to elope with her 19-year-old boyfriend, professional American wakeboarder Chandler Powell.

According to New Idea magazine, an insider told them that “Bindi and Chandler are madly in love and can’t wait to make things official,” claiming that the couple had secret plans to travel to Oregon for their elopement.

The source cited various reasons for the supposed elopement, including the fact that Oregon allows marriages for 17-year-olds(with parental consent) and also that Bindi Irwin’s mother, Terri Irwin, is originally from the state.

Additionally, it is where Terri and Steve Irwin tied the knot themselves on June 4th of 1992. The source claimed that Bindi and Chandler intended to wait until June 4th of 2016 and wed on the date of Bindi Irwin’s parents’ anniversary.

The 17-year-old Dancing With The Stars champion has shut down these claims, however, saying that there has been no proposal and that she has no plans to elope with Chandler Powell. Her representative from the Irwin family-owned Australian Zoo stated that “It’s not true. There’s been no proposal… She’s 17 and coming back to Australia Zoo tomorrow.”

Instead of running off to Oregon to get married, Bindi is actually heading back home to Australia in order to celebrate her younger brother Robert’s 12th birthday.

As for Bindi Irwin’s mother, Terri, she has said that she has no plans to get involved with anyone romantically in the future herself. “I’ve had my happily ever after,” Steve’s widow said, adding that “I still feel immense love and loyalty to Steve.”

At the start of 2015, the famous teenager, Bindi Irwin, was already worth $3 million at just 16 years of age, due to her involvement in various television programs, including Bindi the Jungle Girl and Bindi’s Bootcamp. Her net worth can only have sky-rocketed following her recent success and bringing home the Mirror Ball trophy after winning Dancing With The Stars Competition.

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