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Prince George has teeth! And 8 other things we learned from royals' Down Under tour

April 25, 2014 at 6:30 AM ET


Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Prince George
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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 in Canberra, Australia.

With Prince William, Duchess Kate and 9-month-old Prince George wrapping up their whirlwind tour of Australia and New Zealand, we decided to look back at memorable highlights from their visit. Here are nine things we learned about the British royals in recent days:

1. DJ'ing doesn't come naturally to them.

Duchess and Prince in Australia
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Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, laugh as they learn to DJ at a youth community center in Adelaide, Australia on April 23, 2014.

2. Prince William is a hands-on dad.

Britain's Prince William holds Prince George
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Britain's Prince William holds his son Prince George as the royals leave Wellington, New Zealand on a Royal Australian Air Force jet on April 16, 2014.

3. Prince George already has a few teeth.

Prince George
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Prince George enjoys his visit to Sydney's Taronga Zoo on April 20, 2014.

4. They are very animal-friendly.

Duchess Kate and Prince William feed a tree kangaroo at Taronga Zoo in Sydney on April 20, 2014.
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Duchess Kate and Prince William feed a tree kangaroo at Taronga Zoo in Sydney on April 20, 2014.


Duchess Kate and Prince William pet a koala named Leuca at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney on April 20, 2014.
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Duchess Kate and Prince William pet a koala named Leuca at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney on April 20, 2014.
Prince William, Duchess Kate, Prince George
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Prince William and Duchess Kate watch as their son looks at a bilby — a desert-dwelling marsupial that has been named George after the tiny prince — at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney on April 20, 2014.
Britain's Prince William reacts as he and his wife Duchess Kate feed giraffes during their Taronga Zoo visit on April 20, 2014.
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Britain's Prince William reacts as he and Duchess Kate feed giraffes during their Taronga Zoo visit on April 20, 2014.

5. They will need an extra plane to bring home all of Prince George's presents.

Prince William and Duchess Kate are presented with an Avanti mini bike for Prince George.
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Prince William and Duchess Kate are presented with an Avanti mini bike for Prince George.


A girl carries presents for Prince George.
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A girl carries presents for Prince George.


Duchess Kate and Prince William look at an amphibious boat presented to them for their son Prince George in Auckland, New Zealand on April 11, 2014.
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Duchess Kate and Prince William look at an amphibious boat presented to them for their son Prince George in Auckland, New Zealand on April 11, 2014.

6. They're thrill seekers.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
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William, be careful! Prince William and Duchess Kate observe rappelling and team-building exercises at Narrow Neck Lookout in Katoomba, Australia on on April 17, 2014.


Catherine Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William
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Duchess Kate and Prince William take a ride on the Shotover Jet on the Shotover River in Queenstown, New Zealand on April 13, 2014.

7. They look great even when departing an airplane.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine
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Prince William and Duchess Kate arrive at Royal Australian Air Force Base Edinburgh in Adelaide, Australia on April 23, 2014..


Duchess Kate, Prince George and Prince William arrive at Defence Establishment Fairbairn in Canberra, Australia on April 20, 2014.
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Duchess Kate, Prince George and Prince William arrive at Defence Establishment Fairbairn in Canberra, Australia on April 20, 2014.


Britain's Prince William and Duchess Kate arrive in Dunedin, New Zealand on April 13, 2014.
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Britain's Prince William and Duchess Kate arrive in Dunedin, New Zealand on April 13, 2014.

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8. They sometimes match.

Duchess Kate and Prince William arrive at Ayers Rock Airport near Yulara, Australia on April 22, 2014.
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Duchess Kate and Prince William arrive at Ayers Rock Airport near Yulara, Australia on April 22, 2014.

9. Prince George received his first marriage proposal.

Grace Farrelly, 10 months old, waits to see Prince William, Duchess Kate and Prince George.
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Grace Farrelly, 10 months old, waits with her mother to see Britain's Prince William, Duchess Kate and, most of all, baby Prince George in Brisbane, Australia on April 19, 2014.

Mish Whalen will "never be royals" (hat tip Lorde!) but she is a multimedia producer for TODAY.com. Follow her on Twitter.




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