The Australian govt has made a pitch to Prince Harry to host his stag party and honeymoon Down Under.
Australian Tourism Minister Steven Ciobo showed he had written to Clarence House following the prince’s engagement to actress Meghan Markle.
He mentioned tourism officers had been ready to design the “ultimate Australian experience” for the pair.
Mr Ciobo’s pitch drew a blended reaction on social media.
According to an itinerary drawn up through Tourism Australia, beneficial actions for the “pre-wedding celebrations” – or greenback’s party, as it’s recognized in the neighborhood – come with a “James Bond-style” jetpack journey, dune-buggying and barramundi fishing.
“They could even do a helicopter crawl… where they visit various iconic Australian pubs in the Top End [Northern Territory],” Mr Ciobo instructed the Nine Network.
He additionally envisaged a “perfect honeymoon” for the couple in a luxurious hotel close to landmarks akin to Uluru or the Great Barrier Reef.
“Australia would be honoured to welcome Prince Harry and Ms Markle to celebrate some small part of their wedding with us,” the minister mentioned in a remark on Thursday.
Some Australians expressed fear over who would pay for the sort of shuttle, however others appreciated the speculation.
“I don’t believe we as taxpayers should be forking the bill for it,” one particular person mentioned on social media.
Another wrote: “He can come to my place. I’ll supply the Crownies [beer], he can roast the chook [chicken].”
Prince Harry closing travelled to Australia in June to advertise the Invictus Games.