We are friends, so he did contact me and ask me if there was something I should let him know,” she joked of the Aussie.“In all honesty, he and Steve became friends many years ago, and after Steve passed, you find out who your true friends are,” she continued.Terri, who was married to the late Steve Irwin for 14 years until his death in 2006, explained her relationship with Crowe to Natalie Morales and Kit Hoover.“He is very lucky to be embroiled in all of these great rumors.“And Russell has been very loyal as a great friend.” She went on to note that Crowe helped their family protect the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve. “He talked about the situation publicly and stood up and helped us and is a great guy. Nothing going on.” In fact, Terri said she hasn’t dated anyone in the 10-plus years since Steve’s death.“Just because I feel a connection still with Steve,” she explained.“I really don’t think I would have married if I hadn’t met Steve. And I’ve got beautiful kids and a lot of wonderful conservation work.So I’m lonely for Steve, but I’m not a lonely person.” Bindi, 18, added to Us Weekly that she still thinks of her parents as married.
, the 53-year-old widow said she has not dated since the death of husband Steve.
In a fun interview with Access, Terri joked that she's not remotely surprised that there's a couple girls who are interested in her youngest child, Robert.
Not only does Robert have his late dad Steve Irwin's good looks, he also inherited his love of photography.
Irwin went on to say nothing could have prepared her for the death of the person she loved the most.
“No matter the circumstances are that you lose someone, nobody’s truly prepared.