Perrottet announces seventh child on way

A seventh child is on the way for NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet and his wife Helen.
A seventh child is on the way for NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet and his wife Helen.

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet has annnounced that he and his wife Helen are expecting their seventh child.

In a post on Facebook on Friday night the premier said he had "exciting family news".

"Our family photo wall is going to need another frame! Helen and I are thrilled to announce we have a little girl due next year.

"With five sisters already, William is looking on the bright side - more bench depth on the family basketball team."

Mr Perrottet was appointed premier on October 5 after Gladys Berejiklian stood down to face a corruption inquiry.

Australian Associated Press