A newly single Liam Hemsworth is catching some waves.
The Isn’t It Romantic star, 29, was noticed heading to the seashore in Byron Bay, Australi,a on Tuesday, his first look since asserting his break up from spouse Miley Cyrus.
Hemsworth was photographed with a surfboard in hand and sporting a wetsuit throughout his outing Down Below.
The actor’s seashore journey got here sooner or later after he addressed his break up from Cyrus, 26, for the primary time in an Instagram publish that featured a photograph of a sundown over a seashore.
“Hi all Just a quick note to say that Miley and I have recently separated and I wish her nothing but health and happiness going forward,” his caption learn. “This is a private matter and I have not made, nor will I be making, any comments to any journalists or media outlets. Any reported quotes attributed to me are false. Peace and Love.”
Hi all Just a quick note to say that Miley and I have recently separated and I wish her nothing but health and happiness going forward. This is a private matter and I have not made, nor will I be making, any comments to any journalists or media outlets. Any reported quotes attributed to me are false. Peace and Love.
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The couple introduced their breakup in a press release solely to PEOPLE on Saturday, simply seven months after tying the knot.
“Liam and Miley have agreed to separate at this time,” a rep for Cyrus mentioned. “Ever-evolving, changing as partners and individuals, they have decided this is what’s best while they both focus on themselves and careers. They still remain dedicated parents to all of their animals they share while lovingly taking this time apart. Please respect their process and privacy.”
A supply advised PEOPLE, nonetheless, that the break up truly got here months previous to the announcement — and was the results of some severe contemplation.
“ really fought to make it work,” the supply mentioned. “She wanted to go to therapy. She just wants to be in a healthy and focused place.”
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The singer appeared to interrupt her silence on the breakup on Sunday with a social media publish encouraging her followers to not “fight evolution,” as a result of “change is inevitable.”
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Since calling it quits, Cyrus has been spending time with family and friends, together with sister Brandi and The Hills: New Beginnings star Kaitlynn Carter, who joined her on a current journey to Italy.
Carter, who not too long ago break up from husband Brody Jenner, and the “Mother’s Daughter” singer have been photographed kissing and cuddling over the weekend, although a supply advised PEOPLE that Cyrus didn’t introduce Carter, 30, as her girlfriend, as a substitute referring to her as a “friend.”
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“They were with other friends, spent time by the pool and enjoyed a boat tour on the lake,” the insider mentioned. “Everyone seemed very happy. They were in a party mood, had cocktails and seemed to have a great time.”
The Hannah Montana alum and Hemsworth met in 2009 on the set of The Final Track and had a rocky, on-again, off-again relationship earlier than they have been engaged in 2012. They break up one yr later, solely to reconcile in 2015 and tie the knot in December 2018.