Moving On

Prince George (Plus Parents) Ships Out Of Oz

The royal tour of Australasia ended today, as Kate, William and George departed Canberra

04.25.14 11:09 AM ET

The undisputed star of the Royal tour of Australasia bid farewell to the country today as he and his parents shipped out of an army base in the Australian capital, Canberra.

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25:  Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince George of Cambridge leave Fairbairne Airbase as they head back to the UK  after finishing their Royal Visit to Australia on April 25 2014 in Canberra, Australia. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

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The tour has seen George and his parents cover thousands of miles down under, in a trip which has taken in New Zealand and the east coast of Australia.

Britain's Prince William (R) and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, arrive to attend the ANZAC Day march at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra on April 25, 2014. Britain's Prince William, his wife Kate and their son Prince George were on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia. AFP PHOTO / Saeed KHAN        (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)


The little Prince was dressed in a red cardigan, white shirt, red-and-white pinstripe shorts, white socks, and black shoes, and wriggled in his parents’ arms as they were bid farewell by Prime Minister Tony Abbot.

Earlier in the day, Wiliam and Kate  had attended a dawn service of remembrance marking Anzac Day, the Australian equivalent of Veterans Day.

Airport staff were seen carefully loading Prince George's giant toy wombat onto the plane.