Prince William and Kate Middleton show off their newborn son
The proud parents pose outside of the Lindo Wing.
Prince William and Kate Middleton have debuted their newborn son to the world.
Proud parents William and Kate showed off their new baby on the steps outside the Lindo Wing just after 3AM Australian time, with the beaming couple thrilled to show their second son.
As Kate - wearing a red Jenny Packham dress - held the new arrival William said "we're very happy'
They went back inside and reemerged with William holding the baby in a carry cot.
After putting him in the back of the Range Rover he said "Very happy but we've now got thrice the worry! At least we didn't keep you waiting.'
The royal baby was wrapped in a white shawl.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's son weighed in at 8lbs and 7oz, Kensington Palace confirmed via Twitter.
Parts of this story first appeared on New Idea. Additional reporting by Phil Dampier for New Idea, and Matthew Denby.