January 28, 2023

The royal family faces another crisis following the early release of Prince Harry’s memoir Spare and its transatlantic publicity blitz.

But Zara and Mike Tindall could not have been less disturbed by the drama caused by the Duke of Sussex as they enjoyed a stroll through Surfers Paradise on Australia’s Gold Coast on Tuesday.

Olympian Zara, 41, looked chic in her riding gear, opting for white pants, a red polo shirt and white trainers before donning boots for a horseback ride along the beach.

Zara and Mike Tindall could not have been less disturbed by the drama caused by the Duke of Sussex as they strolled through Surfers Paradise on Australia’s Gold Coast on Tuesday

Olympian Zara, 41, looked chic in her riding gear, opting for white pants, a red polo shirt and white trainers before donning boots for a horseback ride along the beach

Olympian Zara, 41, looked chic in her riding gear, opting for white pants, a red polo shirt and white trainers before donning boots for a horseback ride along the beach

Zara is an ambassador for Magic Millions.  Prince William and Harry's cousin has traveled to the event for most years since 2013, only taking a break during the Covid-19 lockdown

Zara is an ambassador for Magic Millions. Prince William and Harry’s cousin has traveled to the event for most years since 2013, only taking a break during the Covid-19 lockdown

Zara kept her blonde hair tied back and protected herself from the sun with a blue baseball cap. She looked at home as she continued her love affair with Australia.

Meanwhile, her husband Mike, 44, opted for cream shorts and a relaxed blue shirt with matching white trainers and a Magic Millions cap.

Zara is an ambassador for Magic Millions at Doug Jennings Park on Main Beach. Prince William and Harry’s cousin has traveled to the event for most years since 2013, only taking a break during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Her husband Mike, 44, opted for cream shorts and a relaxed blue shirt with matching white trainers and a Magic Millions cap

Her husband Mike, 44, opted for cream shorts and a relaxed blue shirt with matching white trainers and a Magic Millions cap

Zara (centre) is pictured with her horse in the sea before going horseback riding on the beach

Zara (centre) is pictured with her horse in the sea before going horseback riding on the beach

The couple were seen at the Queensland Society event on Sunday mingling with Australian A-listers including Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky.

Nacho Figueras, who plays on the same polo team as Prince Harry and has been dubbed the “David Beckham of polo”, was also seen at the event.

The father of four was among Harry and Meghan Markle’s closest confidantes, appearing in the first three episodes of the couple’s Netflix documentary.

The royal family faces another crisis following the early release of Prince Harry's memoir Spare and its transatlantic publicity blitz

The royal family faces another crisis following the early release of Prince Harry’s memoir Spare and its transatlantic publicity blitz

But the Tindalls seemed unconcerned about the royal crisis raging at home

But the Tindalls seemed unconcerned about the royal crisis raging at home

The pair seemed to put royal drama behind them as they bask in the Queensland sun

The pair seemed to put royal drama behind them as they bask in the Queensland sunshine

The Argentine was a vocal supporter of the Duke and Duchess and was there in the early days of the couple’s romance and later a guest at their wedding.

Zara and her brother Peter, Princess Anne’s children, are close to both Princes William and Harry and are often referred to as the “peacemakers” between the feuding brothers.

But the pair appeared to put royal drama behind them as they basked in the Queensland sun on Tuesday.

Olympic rider Zara felt right at home as she strolled her horse along the beach

Olympic rider Zara felt right at home as she strolled her horse along the beach

They last visited Down Under in December for a trip to the Adelaide 500 car race before returning to the UK for Christmas.  (Zara is pictured on Tuesday)

They last visited Down Under in December for a trip to the Adelaide 500 car race before returning to the UK for Christmas. (Zara is pictured on Tuesday)

Zara and Mike have made no secret of their love affair with Australia, having first met in a Sydney bar when Mike drowned his sorrows after being left out of the England squad during the 2003 World Cup.

They last visited Down Under in December for a trip to the Adelaide 500 car race before returning to the UK for Christmas.

The Tindalls previously ushered in 2020 in Sydney with an A-list crowd including Rebel Wilson.

Zara has previously said she is

Zara has previously said she is “considering moving to Australia” and told The Australian Women’s Weekly in 2019 she would relocate “if an opportunity arose”.

1673326206 163 Zara and Mike Tindall walk hand in hand on the

“Early January is bleak over here (in her native Gloucestershire in England) so it’s nice to have a bit of sun,” she said

Zara has previously said she is “considering moving to Australia” and told The Australian Women’s Weekly in 2019 she would relocate “if an opportunity arose”.

“Early January is bleak over here (in her native Gloucestershire in England) so it’s nice to have a bit of sun,” she said.

“I love the Australian lifestyle and being able to get up early and go to the beach – especially for the kids,” Mike told the magazine.

Zara is pictured shaking hands with fans after their ride on the beach

Zara is pictured shaking hands with fans after their ride on the beach

Zara is pictured shaking hands with fans after their ride on the beach

Zara is a Magic Millions ambassador and often speaks about her love for Australia

Zara is a Magic Millions ambassador and often speaks about her love for Australia