Following weeks of speculation, Karl Stefanovic finally confirmed his wife Jasmine Yarbrough’s pregnancy on Monday afternoon.
And just hours later, the 45-year-old Today host was spotted enjoying a day at the beach with Jasmine, 35, in Noosa, Queensland.
The Channel Nine presenter went shirtless during the outing and, at one stage, was seen sweetly kissing his wife on the lips.
Sealed with a kiss! Karl Stefanovic (left) enjoyed a day at the beach with his pregnant wife, Jasmine Yarbrough (right), in Noosa, Queensland, on Monday
Karl showed off his fuller figure as he sauntered down the beach with Jasmine in a pair of vibrant, cactus-patterned boardshorts
After cooling off in the ocean, the journalist joined his younger wife for an iced coffee alongside two female friends.
Meanwhile, Jasmine – who was holding on to the pair’s dog Chance the Yapper – covered up her pregnant figure in a khaki dress.
She finished off her breezy look with a navy blue cap and black sliders.
Dad bod alert! Karl, 45, proudly flaunted his fuller figure as he sauntered across the beach
Baby on board! Jasmine, 35, covered up her pregnant figure in a khaki dress
So in love! The couple confirmed their baby news on Monday following weeks of rumours
Pucker up! The lovebirds kissed while their dog, Chance the Yapper, took a walk on the beach
Making a splash! Karl cooled off in the ocean while his pregnant wife stayed on the shore
Ready for the summer: Karl caught several waves as temperatures soared in Noosa
The mother-to-be went makeup free and styled her blonde hair into a messy bun.
The couple’s beach date coincided with Karl confirming their pregnancy news following weeks of rumours.
After Daily Mail Australia published another set of photos of him and Jasmine taken in Byron Bay on December 14, Karl re-posted one of the snaps on Instagram and joked about his recent weight gain.
He captioned the photo, ‘After a great deal of speculation… the rumours are true,’ before adding a baby emoji.
We knew it! Karl confirmed Jasmine’s pregnancy in an Instagram post (above) on Monday
That’s a wrap! Karl wrapped his body in a green towel as he dried off on the sand
Back in the saddle: Karl will return as host of the Today show on Monday, January 6 alongside 60 Minutes journalist Allison Langdon
Bad times: Karl was dumped as co-host of Channel Nine’s Today show in December 2018 while he was on his honeymoon with Jasmine
Bumping along: A friend of Jasmine’s revealed her pregnancy to the press on December 9
Fatherhood: Karl has three children – Jackson, River and Ava – from his previous marriage to journalist Cassandra Thorburn
The post not only confirmed Jasmine’s pregnancy, but also showed that Karl doesn’t mind making a joke about his dad bod.
Jasmine is believed to be four months pregnant, according to Woman’s Day, and her due date is supposedly May 2020.
Karl is already father to thee children – Jackson, 19, River, 12, and Ava, 13 – from his previous marriage to journalist Cassandra Thorburn.
Quality time: Karl and Jasmine were the picture of happiness as they strolled down the beach
Romance: Karl married Jasmine in Los Cabos, Mexico, on December 8, 2018, and the couple recently celebrated their one-year anniversary
So cute! Jasmine appeared in high spirits as she cuddled up to the pair’s dog, Chance the Yapper
Karl married Jasmine in Los Cabos, Mexico, on December 8, 2018, and the couple recently celebrated their one-year anniversary.
At the time of his wedding, Karl was facing a barrage of negative press and was sacked as host of the Today show while on his honeymoon.
But in a dramatic reversal of fortune, he will return to Channel Nine’s breakfast program on January 6 alongside Allison Langdon.
The rebirth of Karl Stefanovic
September 2016: Karl Stefanovic announces his separation from Cassandra Thorburn after 21 years of marriage, leading to his decline in popularity
September 2016: The Today show’s ratings start to plummet as Karl is pictured for the first time without his wedding ring
November 2016: Nine News boss Darren Wick confirms Karl is being ‘rested’ for two months to focus on his ‘family situation’
May 2017: Karl goes public with Jasmine Yarbrough at Sydney Fashion Week, with the pair being pictured on the front row
July 2017: The Today show averages 290,000 metro viewers, down from 327,000 in February 2016 before Karl’s split was announced
October 2017: Cassandra says Karl is ‘dead to her’ following their separation and opens up about her ‘dark days’ in a tell-all interview
February 2018: Karl and Jasmine confirm their engagement, with New Idea reporting that he had proposed on holiday in Fiji
March 2018: The couple host an intimate ‘commitment ceremony’ at a $13million mansion in Sydney’s Palm Beach
September 2018: Today suffers its worst ratings in 12 years: 199,000 metro viewers
October 2018: Nine stands by Karl but chief executive Hugh Marks blames Today’s dwindling audience on the host’s ‘personal life’
December 8, 2018: Karl and Jasmine say ‘I do’ in a lavish ceremony in Mexico
December 19, 2018: Karl is officially axed from the Today show while on his honeymoon with Jasmine. Deborah Knight is announced as his replacement
March 2019: Cassandra appears on Channel 10’s Dancing with the Stars
October 2019: Today reaches its lowest ever ratings: 163,000 metro viewers
November 2019: Rumours emerge that Karl and Jasmine are expecting their first child together
December 2019: Nine announces Karl’s return to the Today show alongside 60 Minutes reporter Allison Langdon
New year, new me! Karl returns to the Today show in a matter of weeks