Robert Irwin is already following in Dad Steve's footsteps: 'I'm keen to do everything he did'

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Robert Irwin is continuing his father's legacy.

The adorable 12-year-old, who is the son of the late Steve Irwin, revealed that he's planning to follow in the Crocodile Hunter's footsteps during an appearance on the Australia Today show on Saturday.

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Not only is Robert a spitting image of his dad, but he's also a wildlife enthusiast. He co-hosts his own TV show, Wild But True, a wildlife series that has already earned him a KIDS EMMY award nomination.

"I'm keen to do everything he did," said Robert, who was only two years old when his father tragically died.

With the help of his mother, Terri, and sister, 18-year-old Bindi, Robert hopes to "carry on where [Steve] left off."

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"My dad was the original wildlife warrior," he dished. "He was the most incredible wildlife conservationist and every single day we strive to continue in his legacy."

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Bindi Irwin pictured at Australia Zoo for her 18th Birthday celebrations along with her mother Terri Irwin, brother Robert and her boyfriend Chandler Powell on July 24, 2016 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Matrix/GC Images)
Bindi Irwin pictured at Australia Zoo for her 18th Birthday celebrations along with her mother Terri Irwin, brother Robert and her boyfriend Chandler Powell on July 24, 2016 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Matrix/GC Images)
Bindi Irwin pictured at Australia Zoo for her 18th Birthday celebrations along with her mother Terri Irwin, brother Robert and her boyfriend Chandler Powell on July 24, 2016 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Matrix/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: (L-R) Robert Irwin, naturalist Terri Irwin and TV personality Bindi Irwin attend the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on May 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
Bindi Irwin pictured at Australia Zoo for her 18th Birthday celebrations along with her mother Terri Irwin, brother Robert and her boyfriend Chandler Powell on July 24, 2016 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Matrix/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: Dancer/TV personality Keo Motsepe (L) and Robert Irwin attend the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on May 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: Robert Irwin attends the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on May 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: (L-R) Robert Irwin, TV personality Bindi Irwin and naturalist Terri Irwin attend the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on May 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21: (L-R) TV personality Bindi Irwin, Robert Irwin and naturalist Terri Irwin attend the Steve Irwin Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on May 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 21: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) Robert Irwin poses at Australia Zoo in Beerwah on the Sunshine Coast on March 21, 2015 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Luke Marsden/Newspix/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 21: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) Robert Irwin poses at Australia Zoo in Beerwah on the Sunshine Coast on March 21, 2015 in Queensland, Australia. (Photo by Luke Marsden/Newspix/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 12: Robert Irwin arrives at the 2015 ASTRA Awards at the Star on March 12, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images for the ASTRA Awards)
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 03: Robert Irwin speaks to media representatives during a Brisbane Lions AFL media opportunity at The Gabba on February 3, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 03: Robert Irwin speaks to media representatives during a Brisbane Lions AFL media opportunity at The Gabba on February 3, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)
(L to R) Terri Irwin, her son Robert and daughter Bindi pose for photographs during a promotional event for Animal Planet's new series 'Steve Irwin's Wildlife Warriors' at Taipei City Zoo on October 20,2013. The channel will debut a series of eight films 'Steve Irwin's Wildlife Warriors' documenting the day-to-day conservation work and lives of the Irwin family - daughter Bindi, son Robert, and mother Terri. Steve Irwin, aka 'The Crocodile Hunter' and husband of Terri was an Australian wildlife expert, television personality and conservationist who died in 2006 after being pierced in the chest by a stingray barb while filming. AFP PHOTO / Mandy CHENG (Photo credit should read Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)
BEERWAH, AUSTRALIA - JULY 24: In this handout photo provided by Australia Zoo, Bindi Irwin celebrates her 15th birthday with her mother Terri Irwin and brother Robert Irwin, on July 24, 2013 in Beerwah, Australia. (Photo by Ben Beaden/Australia Zoo via Getty Images)
TARKINE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 17: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) Terri Irwin and her children Bindi Irwin and Robert Irwin pose for a photo on July 17, 2013 in Tarkine, Australia. (Photo by Kidd Chris/Newspix/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 18: Robert Irwin poses with a lizard during the Goulburn Valley Fresh launch at Martin Place on February 18, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Don Arnold/WireImage)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 2: In this handout photo provided by Australia Zoo, Terri Irwin and her son Robert Irwin pose for a photo after Robert feed freshwater crocodiles for the first time publicly at Australia Zoo on October 2, 2012 on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. Robert Irwin, 8, feed freshwater crocodiles for the first time publicly today. (Photo by Ben Beaden/Australia Zoo via Getty Images)
BEERWAH, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 1: In this handout photo provided by Australia Zoo, Robert Irwin slices his cake as he celebrates his eighth birthday, at Australia Zoo, on December 1, 2011 in Beerwah, Australia. (Photo by Australia Zoo via Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 27: Robert Irwin and Bindi Irwin arrive at the 'Puss in Boots' Australian Premiere at HOYTS Entertainment Quarter on November 27, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Caroline McCredie/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 07: Robert and Bindi Irwin arrive at the 2011 Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on October 7, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)
BEERWAH, QUEENSLAND - APRIL 3: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) Bindi Irwin, Terri Irwin and Robert Irwin feed a giraffe at Australia Zoo on April 3, 2010 in Beewah, Queensland. The giraffes will be Australia Zoo's main attraction for the upcoming winter.(Photo by Robyne Cuerel/Newspix/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 07: Robert Irwin arrives at the 2011 Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on October 7, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: WWE Superstar Edge with Robert, Bindi and Terri Irwin celebrate Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2009 in Sunshine Coast, Australia. (Photo by Marc Grimwade/WireImage)
Robert, Bindi and Terri Irwin celebrate Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2009 in Sunshine Coast, Australia. (Photo by Marc Grimwade/WireImage)
BEERWAH, AUSTRALIA - JULY 24: TV personlity Bindi Irwin celebrates her 11th birthday with her mother Terri Irwin and brother Robert (Bob) Irwin at Australia Zoo on July 24, 2009 in Beerwah on the Sunshine Coast near Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Terri and Robert Irwin attend the official launch of the Australian Wildlife Hospital at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2008 on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. The opening ceremony timed to coincide with the second annual Steve Irwin Day celebration realised Steve Irwin's dream to establish the world's largest wildlife hospital to honour his mother Lyn Irwin who had been a pioneer in wildlife care in Queesnalnd, Australia. The new hospital is also a living memorial to Steve Irwin. (Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images)
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Robert Irwin plays with a statue of the family that was unveiled today during 'Steve Irwin Memorial Day' at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2007 on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. Steve Irwin day is a celebration of the life of the late Steve Irwin, the enigmatic 'Crocodile Hunter' who was killed by a stingray barb to his chest on September 4, 2006 whilst filming a documentary in Queensland. Australia Zoo is celebrating his life by inviting people from around the world to join in remembering what Steve was famous for: family, fun and wildlife. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: (L-R) Steve's father Bob, Wes Mannion, Bindi Irwin, Robert Irwin and Terri Irwin surrounded by Australia Zoo staff attend 'Steve Irwin Memorial Day' at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2007 on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. Steve Irwin day is a celebration of the life of the late Steve Irwin, the enigmatic 'Crocodile Hunter' who was killed by a stingray barb to his chest on September 4, 2006 whilst filming a documentary in Queensland. Australia Zoo is celebrating his life by inviting people from around the world to join in remembering what Steve was famous for: family, fun and wildlife. (Photo by Marc Grimwade/WireImage)
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On Sept. 4, 2016, the 10 year anniversary of Steve's death, Bindi took to social media to share a touching tribute.

WATCH: Bindi Irwin Pays Tribute to Her 'Crocodile Hunter' Father 10 Years After His Death

"You'll be my hero for my entire existence," the Dancing With the Stars alum tweeted, alongside a sweet snap of the father-daughter duo. "I love you more than words can describe."

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SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Bindi, Terri and Robert Irwin attend the official launch of the Australian Wildlife Hospital at Australia Zoo on November 15, 2008 on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. The opening ceremony timed to coincide with the second annual Steve Irwin Day celebration realised Steve Irwin's dream to establish the world's largest wildlife hospital to honour his mother Lyn Irwin who had been a pioneer in wildlife care in Queesnalnd, Australia. The new hospital is also a living memorial to Steve Irwin. (Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, NSW - OCTOBER 11: (L-R) Terri Irwin and daughter Bindi Irwin arrive on the orange carpet at the fourth annual Nickelodeon Australian Kids' Choice Awards 2006 (NSW) at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on October 11, 2006 in Sydney, Australia. Bindi is presenting an award on behalf of her late father, Steve Irwin. (Photo by Kristian Dowling/Getty Images)
BEERWAH, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 20: Terri Irwin (C) wife of Australian environmentalist and television personality Steve Irwin, sits with daughter Bindi and friend Wes Mannion (R) at the Steve Irwin memorial service at Australia Zoo September 20, 2006 in Beerwah, Australia. Steve Irwin, known as the crocodile hunter, died after being stung through the heart by a stingray whilst diving off Port Douglas in the north of the Australian state of Queensland. (Photo by Dave Hunt/Pool/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 14, 2002: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin with his wife Terri Irwin, and daughter Bindi Irwin, and a baby crocodile at Australia Zoo in Queensland. (Photo by Newspix/Getty Images)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER November 20, 2003: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin, who is Queensland's Australian of the Year 2004 state finalist, is congratulated by his daughter Bindi Irwin and wife Terri Irwin at Australia Zoo. (Photo by Newspix/Getty Images)
Steve Irwin, Terri Irwin & daughter Bindi Irwin during 'The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course' Premiere at Arclight Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
Steve Irwin, Terri Irwin & daughter during 'The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course' Premiere at Arclight Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
Steve Irwin with wife Terri Irwin and daughter Bindi Irwin (Photo by Justin Kahn/WireImage)
Steve Irwin, Terri Irwin, and daughter (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
SUNSHINE COAST, AUSTRALIA - 1993: (EUROPE AND AUSTRALASIA OUT) 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin and his wife, Terri Irwin, and 'Jonathon' the Green Iguana at Australia Zoo in Queensland. (Photo by Newspix/Getty Images)
Steve Irwin, Terri Irwin & daughter Bindi Irwin at the Arclight Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, California (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
Steve and Terri Irwin with their daughter Bindi during 2002 ShoWest Opening Day Luncheon at Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. (Photo by Denise Truscello/WireImage)
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