If you are one of the viewers of National Geographic’s hit TV show Outback Wrangler, you might already know Kaia Wright. Kaia is the wife of Matt Wright, the much-loved TV star commonly known as ‘The Outback Wrangler’. Like her husband, Kaia also catches crocodiles in the swamps.
Kaia Wright (nee Hammond) is frequently seen accompanying her husband on his journey of protecting wildlife and people in the harsh and dangerous terrain. While Matt Wright is no stranger to wild and dangerous situations and having to wrestle huge crocs, it’s a different story when you’re doing it with your wife and young child.
Here is everything to know about Matt Wright’s wife, including her age, birthday, profession, married life, and more.
|Real Name||Kaia Hammond|
|Birthday||May 17, 1990|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Profession||Businesswoman, Model, Influencer, Author|
|Parents||Lynn Hazelton and Steve Hammond|
|Net Worth||$3 Million (Combined Net Worth with that of her husband)|
Kaia Wright Bio – Age, Birthday & Early Job
Kaia was born in Western Australia in the year 1990. Her birthday falls on the 17th of May. Her birth sign is Taurus. She is currently 32 years old. She grew up in Broome and Derby in Western Australia’s incredible Kimberley country.
After completing her high school education at All Saints College in Perth, she moved to Sydney to study for her Bachelor of Media Communications in Journalism at the University of Notre Dame.
After graduation, Kaia landed her first job as a business coordinator at a full-service agency called 303Lowe. She was later promoted to media coordinator in July 2011 and continued the role till December of that year.
From December 2011 to May 2012, she worked as an Industry Education Officer at the Department of Commerce. She then worked as a Grants Marketing and Communications Officer at Lotterywest for 3 years and 4 months.
Kaia Wright Married Life – Husband & Kids
Kaia is happily married to her husband, Matt Wright. The two met in Western Australia and married after a whirlwind courtship. They share a 2-year-old son named Banjo.
The married duo live in the Northern Territory with their little son, accompanied by three pigs Pepsi, Truffle, and Cola, 18-foot pet crocodile Tripod, two dingoes Ernie and Albie, Seven snakes, and a menagerie of green tree frogs.
Kaia, Matt, and Banjo’s incredible everyday life is currently being displayed in a new series Matt Weight’s Wild Territory that airs on Channel 9 and 9Now. The series takes viewers on a journey into their adventures and the unique way they are raising their son off the grid and in the wild.
Kaia Wright and Matt Wright Wedding Details
Matt Wright, who catapulted to fame in the National Geographic series Outback Wrangler, married partner Kaia Hammond on November 10, 2017. They tied the knot at WA’s Empire Spa Retreat after a year-long engagement.
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After exchanging wedding vows, Kaia said she was the “happiest girl alive”. She posted on Instagram:
“My heart is so filled with love, I have the best friends and family in the world and absolutely loved waking up this morning as Mrs Wright.”
Matt proposed to Kaia on November 6, 2016, at the picturesque East Point. He flew his helicopter that afternoon, parking on Pee Wee Restaurant’s lawn before getting down on one knee and popping the question.
Kaia Wright Pregnant – Soon To Welcome a Daughter
Kaia and her husband, Matt, have an exciting news to share with their fans. Their family of three will soon turn to four.
Yes, you read it right! Baby Banjo is about to become an older brother, and he can’t wait to welcome his younger sibling into the world.
Matt Wright’s wife, Kaia, is pregnant with their second child, and this time, it’s a baby girl. They are expecting their daughter in November this year.
On May 15, Kaia announced the news of her pregnancy via an Instagram post where she wrote:
“Baby No. 2 on its way! Banjo can’t wait to welcome his little sister into the world in November. Lapping up this special time at @saffirefreycinet as a family of 3 & getting ready for our next chapter.”
Kaia Wright Profession and Net Worth
Kaia is a model, influencer, and businesswoman. She runs three successful adventure tourism businesses she has with her husband in the Northern Territory – Top End Safari Camp, Tiwi Island Retreat & Top End Safari Camp. She is also an author, having written books for Penguin and other publishing houses.
Kaia is a global brand ambassador for Crocodile Oil beauty brand Golden 8. In addition, she has been serving as a Business Director at KWP! Advertising Pty Ltd since September 2016.
According to Kaia’s Linkedin profile, she is also working as a communications consultant at Menzies School of Health Research, where she is responsible to work with key internal and external stakeholders to help Menzies establish its new Foundation.
As a businesswoman, author, model, and ambassador, Kaia Wright has earned a hefty sum of money. The major source of her income is her three tourism businesses. While the exact figure of Kaia’s net worth is unknown at the moment, she and her husband have a combined net worth of at least $3 million.
Kaia Wright Parents and Siblings
Kaia is the daughter of Lynn Hazelton and Steve Hammond. Her mother is a multi-award winning Australian singer-songwriter and performer.
In a Golden8 Skincare Interview with Female.com.au, Kaia revealed that her mother taught her the importance of looking after her skin from a very young age.
Kaia has a brother named Finn Hammond.
Kaia Wright Body Features – Height, Hair & Eye Color
Kaia Wright stands tall at a height of 172 cm or 5 feet 6 inches. Her blonde hair and green eyes accompany her beauty and complement her charismatic look. She wears a bra size of 10C, a shoe size of 9.5, and a dress size of 8. She has olive skin tone.
Who is Kaia Hammond?
Kaia Hammond or Kaia Wright is the same person. Hammond is her maiden name, Wright is her husband’s surname.
How old is Kaia Wright?
Kaia Wright is currently 32 years old.
When is Kaia Wright’s birthday?
Kaia Wright celebrates her birthday on May 17.
What nationality is Kaia Wright?
Kaia is Australian by nationality.
How tall is Kaia Wright?
Kaia stands 5 feet 6 inches tall.
What’s Kaia Wright’s Instagram?
Kaia Wright’s Instagram username is “kaiawright1”. She has over 30.7k followers on Instagram.
Does Kaia Wright have a Daughter?
No, Kaia Wright doesn’t have a daughter. But she is expecting a daughter, her second child, this November.
Is Kaia Wright pregnant?
Yes, Kaia Wright is pregnant with her second child, a baby girl. She has a two-year-old son banjo.