X Factor judge Dannii Minogue plans to spend Christmas in Australia

Dannii Minogue is making her native Australia her main base from now on. 

The X Factor judge, 39, has sold her London apartment and has bought a new place in Melbourne with boyfriend Kris Smith

‘I’ve just sold my flat because it’s not big enough for Kris, myself and the baby, so I won’t be coming back to that place,’ says Dannii

‘I can’t wait to make our place in Melbourne a home now. There are boxes everywhere which drives me nuts but I don’t even care if nothing’s perfect – we’re going to have our first Christmas there.’

But Dannii hasn’t turned her back on the UK for good. 

‘I’ll be back in Britain in about April [for work],’ she tells Metro.

‘London’s definitely home for us too but we don’t have the nest there at the moment.’

Dannii and Kris have been together since 2008. 

They are parents to baby boy Ethan, 6 months. 

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