Bindi's boyfriend helps release huge croc

Chandler (far right) helped the jump team.
Chandler (far right) helped the jump team.

BINDI Irwin's boyfriend Chandler Powell hasn't had the easiest introduction to catching crocs.

The 19-year-old offered a helping hand to the Australia Zoo crew when they recaptured and then re-released Duncan the crocodile.

Chandler (fourth from the right) assisted the jump team.
Chandler (fourth from the right) assisted the jump team.

The enormous crocodile measured 15 feet and 1.5 inches and was caught up in the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve in North Queensland.



The team captured Duncan using a floater trap, before measuring the croc, attaching a new GPS tracker and sending him on his way.

The new tracker is expected to provide Australia Zoo and experts with important data and information on the crocodiles travels.

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