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The Irwins host Steve Irwin gala dinner in Los Angeles

They have proudly carried on the legacy of Steve ‘Crocodile Hunter’ Irwin since he was tragically killed by a stingray barb 12 years ago.

And on Saturday in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Bindi, Terri and Robert Irwin, hosted a gala dinner in his honour.

After taking to the red carpet, the famous family shared a preview of the second season of action-packed reality show, Crikey! It’s the Irwins. 

A night to remember! Bindi [R], Terri [centre] and Robert Irwin [L], hosted an exclusive gala dinner in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles on Saturday, as they celebrated the late Steve Irwin's legacy

A night to remember! Bindi [R], Terri [centre] and Robert Irwin [L], hosted an exclusive gala dinner in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles on Saturday, as they celebrated the late Steve Irwin’s legacy

Bindi, 20, cut an elegant figure in a white frock with black floral print and black strappy heels.

She styled her brunette locks wavy and kept to a minimal makeup palette.  

Brother Robert, 15, looked suave in a crisp white dress shirt, a black suit, dress shoes and bow tie.

Elegant: Bindi, 20, cut an elegant figure in a white frock with black floral print and black strappy heels

Elegant: Bindi, 20, cut an elegant figure in a white frock with black floral print and black strappy heels 

Striking a pose: The wildlife conservationist styled her locks in soft waves

Striking a pose: At one stage the wildlife conservationist posed with a reptile

Striking a pose: The wildlife conservationist styled her locks in soft waves and at one stage posed with a reptile

Going strong: Bindi was joined on the red carpet by her American wakeboarder boyfriend Chandler Powell, 22

Going strong: Bindi was joined on the red carpet by her American wakeboarder boyfriend Chandler Powell, 22

While mother Terri, 54, opted for a black high-neck top, tucked into a coordinating floral skirt. 

She boosted her height with nude strappy heels and styled her hair out and straight. 

Bindi’s American wakeboarder boyfriend Chandler Powell, 22, was also in attendance, and looked the part in a black shirt, suit jacket, tan pants and dress shoes. 

Polished: Bindi's brother Robert, 15, looked suave in a crisp white dress shirt, a black suit, dress shoes and bow tie

Polished: Bindi’s brother Robert, 15, looked suave in a crisp white dress shirt, a black suit, dress shoes and bow tie 

Having a ball: Robert played with his bow tie

Smiles: Robert posed for a photo with Emma Perry

Having a ball: Robert played with his bow tie, and later posed for a photo with Emma Perry

Now that's a photo! The teen wrapped a large snake around his neck, making for a great photo opportunity

Now that’s a photo! The teen wrapped a large snake around his neck, making for a great photo opportunity

The exclusive gala held at the SLS Hotel, saw the family honour the life and legacy of the original Wildlife Warrior – Steve Irwin.

The annual event also included a preview screening of the Irwins’ second season of the reality series Crikey! It’s the Irwins, an Animal Planet documentary.    

A fly-on-the-wall documentary, the episodes focus on the family’s conservation work with wildlife around the globe. 

Lovely: Bindi and Robert's mother Terri, 54, opted for a black high-neck top, tucked into a coordinating floral skirt, and accessorised with nude heels

Lovely: Bindi and Robert’s mother Terri, 54, opted for a black high-neck top, tucked into a coordinating floral skirt, and accessorised with nude heels 

Matriarch: Terri wrapped a snake around her neck for a photo

Matriarch: Terri added a delicate pearl necklace to the look

Matriarch: Terri added a delicate pearl necklace to the look, and at one stage wrapped a snake around her neck

Family affair: The famous family, along with Chandler, embraced one another on the red carpet

Family affair: The famous family, along with Chandler, embraced one another on the red carpet 

Bindi took to Instagram prior to the event, telling her fans that they would be kept updated on the night’s proceedings.

‘Tonight we are celebrating the #SteveIrwinGalaDinner in the City of Angels,’ she wrote. ‘We’re remembering Dad’s life and legacy through his extraordinary work and with our non-profit organisation.

‘We’ll be swapping khaki to embrace a little glam!’ she added. ‘Watch out for updates on this special evening.’   

Beautiful: Hugh Hefner's widow Crystal Hefner, 33, looked chic in a beige floral frock, with tie detail cinching in at the waist

Beautiful: Hugh Hefner’s widow Crystal Hefner, 33, looked chic in a beige floral frock, with tie detail cinching in at the waist 

In profile: Crystal styled her locks in relaxed waves and opted for an elegant makeup palette

In profile: Crystal styled her locks in relaxed waves and opted for an elegant makeup palette 

Eye-catching: Model turned actress Ellie Gonsalves, 28, showed off her slim figure in a red lace frock and metallic strappy heels

Eye-catching: Model turned actress Ellie Gonsalves, 28, showed off her slim figure in a red lace frock and metallic strappy heels 

A number of celebrities put on their best outfits and posed on the red carpet.  

Hugh Hefner’s widow Crystal Hefner, 33, wore a chic beige floral frock, with tie detail cinching in at her waist.

She styled her blonde locks wavy and enhanced her striking facial features with an elegant makeup palette.

Swept up: The Brisbane-based star, who jets over to Los Angeles often, tied her locks into a sleek up-do

Swept up: The Brisbane-based star, who jets over to Los Angeles often, tied her locks into a sleek up-do

Swept up: The Brisbane-based star, who jets over to Los Angeles often, tied her locks into a sleek up-do

Stunning: Ellie enhanced her almond-shaped eyes with kohl liner and added a matte nude colour to her plump pout

Stunning: Ellie enhanced her almond-shaped eyes with kohl liner and added a matte nude colour to her plump pout 

Model turned actress Ellie Gonsalves, 28, highlighted her slim figure in a vibrant red lace frock and metallic heels, and tied her red locks into a sleek up-do.

Her almond-shaped eyes were lined with kohl and she added a matte nude colour to her plump pout. 

Steve Irwin was fatally pierced in the chest by a stingray barb in September 2006, aged 44. 

Comeback: Dean Geyer, who finished third in the 2006 season of Australian Idol, made a rare red carpet appearance

Comeback: Dean Geyer, who finished third in the 2006 season of Australian Idol, made a rare red carpet appearance 

Style: The 33-year-old singer-songwriter wore a black collared shirt, coordinating suit, dress shoes and blue abstract tie

Style: The 33-year-old singer-songwriter wore a black collared shirt, coordinating suit, dress shoes and blue abstract tie

Daily Mail UK

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