The ceremony is not only the official birthday celebration of the monarch, but a major social event for the families of the servicemen and women on duty on the parade ground.
Meanwhile, Markle, like her sister-in-law, Kate Middleton, was careful to follow the rule of curtseying to the queen as she rode past in a carriage. His absence had nothing to do with his recent hip surgery.
Many people on Twitter are speculating that Prince Harry cued Meghan when it was time. He will celebrate his 97th birthday Sunday. (Source: AP) Meghan Markle picked a pale pink Caroline Herrera dress.
She teamed the frock with an angular hat by Philip Treacy in a matching hue to complete the look.
The first British royal to visit Australia was Prince Alfred, the son of Queen Victoria, in 1867 as part of his round-the-world voyage.
Then it was back to Buckingham Palace for her inaugural balcony appearance. The next time the public is likely to see Prince Louis will be at his christening later this summer.
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The nation will next catch a glimpse of the Duchess of Sussex on June 14, as she is preparing for her debut joint engagement with the Queen. Meghan's already looking fully at ease. laughing and smiling with her father-in-law and Kate.
Meghan also had her hair styled in a bouncy blowout.
We wouldn't be surprised if that's really what he said.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will make an official visit to Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand in autumn.
Prince Harry created and is the patron of the Invictus Games Foundation, which runs the tournament, and has previously attended the games in other host cities.