Hi-Five star welcomes baby boy

Penny Burfitt
Lifestyle & Entertainment Producer
Hi-Five's Nathan shared an adorable snap of baby Jackson on Thursday. Photo: Instagram/nathanfoleyofficial

Nathan Foley has welcomed his first child with wife, Nicolette Gomex.

The former Hi-Five star took to Instagram this morning to share the heartwarming news that baby boy, Jackson Joel, arrived safe and sound on Thursday.

The couple’s first bub, Jackson was slightly premature, arriving three weeks early, as Nathan explained in the announcement.

“Introducing Our Little Baby Boy “JACKSON JOEL FOLEY” born 3 weeks early on the 19th of December 2019 at 4pm today (Thursday), weighing 6 pounds 11 ounces.

“Mummy and baby are doing great and daddy is over the moon.”

Fans and co-stars respond

Nathan is best known for his role in hit kid's group Hi-Five. Photo: Getty Images

The adorable post attracted hundreds of responses from fellow celebrities and fans alike.

Nikki Webster took to Instagram to share her congratulations.

“Congratulations he is absolutely perfect so happy for you both amazing!!” she wrote.

Fellow Hi-Five members also gushed over the little man.

“Congratulations!!!!! 😍 Beautiful Jackson,” Charli Robinson wrote.

“Awwww, CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!” wrote fellow member Kara Mosley.

Nathan was an original member of the children’s entertainment group that was a huge hit in Australia.

Fairytale romance

Nathan and Nicolette tied the knot in March. Photo: Instagram/nathanfoleyofficial

Nathan and Nicolette tied the knot in March after a fairytale romance.

The pair met in Nicolette home country of Jamaica while Nathan was on holidays.

A model at home, Nicolette and Nathan relocated to Australia and live on the central coast.

Nathan previously dated and was engaged to fellow Hi-Five star Kelly Crawford, but the pair split in 2007.

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