The beloved Yellow Wiggle shared the happy news on social media Monday night, announcing that she and Brian – who performs often with the group of children – are scheduled to tie the knot

Watkins accompanied her post with a photo of herself and Brian kissing while showing off her engagement ring It appears to be the first photo Watkins has shared of the couple on his account Instagram

The couple first confirmed their romance in December 2019, more than a year after their split from Lachlan Gillespie, aka The Purple Wiggle

Watkins and Gillespie married for two years before going their separate ways in April 2018, but have been good friends ever since

In fact, Gillespie was one of the first to congratulate Watkins and Brian on their engagement

Gillespie has also left the relationship He is now engaged to ballerina Dana Stephensen, who is the mother of his seven-month-old twin daughters Lulu and Lottie

Stephensen was equally excited for the newly engaged pair, commenting: “Congratulations! What great news ❤️”

Like Brian, who works with The Wiggles and plays guitar and banjo for the children’s band, Stephensen also has ties to the band – the dancer met Gillespie after scoring a gig on the music video for The Wiggles’ Big Ballet Day in December 2018

Meanwhile, Watkins and Brian’s relationship grew solid last year when he allegedly moved into his Sydney home amid the coronavirus lockdown Last September, the couple were also seen buying a new puppy together

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