AFL star Jimmy Bartel confirms he’s having a baby girl with partner Amelia Shepperd – three years after splitting from ex-wife Nadia
Jimmy Bartel becomes a father for the third time.
The former AFL star, who shared two sons with ex-wife Nadia, announced the good news via Instagram on Saturday.
The 38-year-old and his partner Amelia Shepperd hosted a gender reveal party over the weekend to announce the gender of the child – a baby girl.
AFL star Jimmy Bartel is expecting a baby girl with partner Amelia Shepperd. Pictured together
Jimmy’s sons Henley, three, and Aston, six, were present at the party and popped a balloon, which exploded revealing pink confetti.
“Baby Bartel you are already loved so incredibly,” the footy star captioned the short video.
Countless celebrities shared their congratulations with Rebecca Maddern: “Jimmy Congratulations, great news.”
“Congratulations guys xx,” commented Joel Selwood.
Jimmy’s sons Henley, three, and Aston, six, were present at the gender reveal party and popped a balloon, which exploded revealing a deluge of pink confetti
In August, Jimmy and Amelia celebrated their one-year anniversary together.
At the time, Jimmy shared a blurry photo of the kissing couple on Instagram, writing: “It was blurry but what a year with you. Loving You.’
He debuted his relationship with Amelia in December, with the announcement also confirming his split from former girlfriend Lauren Mand.
In a post on Instagram at the time, the Geelong star shared a photo of himself kissing Amelia in front of the Sydney Harbor skyline.
“Happy,” he simply captioned the post, adding a red love heart emoji.
In August, Jimmy and Amelia celebrated their one-year anniversary together
According to her LinkedIn profile, Amelia worked as Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive and Chief Operations Officer of Queensland Rugby League from July 2019 to March 2021.
She has recently returned to her hometown of Melbourne after spending several years in Brisbane for her job.
According to a well-placed source, Amelia met Jimmy after they started following each other on Instagram.
They have reportedly been together since his split from Lauren, 32, who he began dating following his split from ex-wife Nadia Bartel in 2019.
Jimmy split from his ex-wife Nadia in 2019. Pictured together
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