Julie Bishop and David Panton are reported to have started dating back in 2014, Ever since then, the couple has been inseparable regardless of their long-distance difficulties.
Former foreign minister and property developer part ways
Right now, it has come to light that Julie Bishop and her long-time partner have called it quits after nearly eight years of being together. Thus far, there has been no sight of trouble in paradise.
According to Sky News, David Panton reportedly broke the news to his girlfriend this past Friday during an intimate dinner. This comes just days after the couple spent time with Prince Charles.
To date, David Panton and Julie Bishop appeared to be all smiles while at dinner with Prince Charles. Back then, there have been no signs of trouble in paradise between the two.
Previously, Julie Bishop spoke to the Sydney Morning Herald about her relationship with David Panton. The former foreign minister spoke fondly of David as she shared how he makes her laugh.
“He’s a very independent-minded successful businessman, and he has a delightful sense of humor. He makes me laugh.”
Julie Bishop is yet to comment on the news
Thus far, Julie Bishop has not commented on the news of the breakup. However, Panton shared that he wishes Julie all the best in her “stellar career”. The property developer also shared some news about his future.
“I’m going to be focused on living in Manly and Melbourne for the foreseeable future,”
For the entire duration of their relationship, Julie and David traveled consistently to one another as they made their long-distance relationship work over the years. Julie previously shared that they do keep fresh in that way.
“[David and I] meet constantly, travel together and travel overseas to keep it fresh,”