Harry and Meghan at Maori ceremony as royal tour ends


For the last day of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's whirlwind royal tour, the Duchess of Sussex kept her final look sleek and comfortable for a forest walk through the Redwoods Treewalk Rotorua in New Zealand. Meanwhile, Harry spotted a toddler wandering in front of the barriers and returned him to his parents.

In a sweet video capturing the moment, Markle can be seen walking away from Prince Harry to greet Hannah warmly.

They will wrap up the day with a public walkabout at the Government Gardens.

The pair are now headed back to London as Meghan continues her second trimester of pregnancy.

They were "absolutely buzzing" afterwards and said the Duke and Duchess were "very nice". They announced that she was expecting the couple's first child on the first day of their tour.

The 37-year-old's wardrobe largely consisted of local designers and she won plaudits in Tonga when she arrived in a bright red dress, the colour of the national flag. Perhaps it's her start as a struggling American actress.

More news: RBI governor Urjit Patel may consider resigning
More news: Cardi B & Nicki Minaj Call Truce: "Let’s Keep it Positive"
More news: Passenger jet with 188 on board crashes into sea off Indonesia coast

In Wellington, her message was "feminism is about fairness" and human rights for all "including members of society who have been marginalised - whether for reasons of race, gender, ethnicity, or orientation".

The people of Te Arawa gifted them with traditional Maori woven cloaks called korowai, honouring Meghan's future as a mother and female ancestors.

Prince Harry's fifth visit to Australia coincided with the Invictus Games in Sydney, which he founded for war-wounded veterans.

"She has shown you can succeed, make a difference and be your own person while also celebrating your heritage".

We're well used to the royal couple breaking royal protocol so it was no surprise that the Duchess took a selfie with a fellow mama-to-be.