- Bindi Irwin
- 4,134,440 follower(s)
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The most followed TV naturalist/conservationist on Instagram is Bindi Irwin (Australia; @bindisueirwin), who had 4,134,440 followers as of 24 November 2020.
Bindi comes from a long line of naturalists/conservationists including her father, the late Steve Irwin (1962–2006), her mother Terri and her brother Robert. The Irwin family are the owners of Australia Zoo in Queensland, Australia.
She has appeared on TV from an early age, starting with her father's wildlife series The Crocodile Hunter. As of Nov 2020, she stars in the show Crikey! It's the Irwins (Animal Planet, USA) along with her mother and brother – a documentary series about life at Australia Zoo.
In addition to appearing in nature-based TV shows, Bindi and her family also manage the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital and the conservation charity Wildlife Warriors.
Sir David Attenborough (UK) had taken this title from Bindi after joining Instagram on 24 September 2020. With his retirement from Instagram two months later, however, it passes back to Bindi. His last post was on 31 October 2020.