Meghan Markle gets a fright in Melbourne on royal tour of Australia

Meghan is greeted by schoolchildren following her arrival in Dubbo

Meghan is greeted by schoolchildren following her arrival in Dubbo

It is understood that Meghan and Harry told members of the royal family they were expecting a baby at Princess Eugenie's wedding on Friday, causing eyebrows to be raised.

Effortlessly, like they've been riding trams all their lives, especially in the case of Markle who even employed the famous 'duchess slant'-the protocol all royal ladies adhere to when sitting, instead of crossing their legs they lock their knees and ankles together in an elegant slant-during the ride.

The royal couple also visited a school which is focused on improving education of indigenous Australians, and attended a community event in Dubbo, where Harry praised the area's farmers for their endurance in the face of the hardship of the drought. "He said 'Hello young man.' And Luke just said, 'Hello Harry.' And Prince Harry graciously realized that his language is limited". Unless you're the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

Prince Harry smart ring tracks his sleep activity. Speaking about her pets during her engagement interview with Prince Harry, she said: "I have two dogs that I've had for quite a long time, both my rescue pups".

"I'm not sure I will be good", she nervously laughed as she delicately threw the ball to one of the women.

School principal Anne Van Darrel said: "He got a hug from Meghan and then Harry bent down to speak to him and Luke didn't give him any choice". That's a pretty incredible thing for anybody to do.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex delighted fans ahead of their Australian Royal Tour with news of their impending arrival.

Ms Blatchford was also full of praise for the Duchess, who she says was impressed by one particular country approach to decoration.

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