By Karen Ruiz For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 06:16 GMT, 7 January 2020 | Updated: 06:20 GMT, 7 January 2020
A heartbreaking cartoon of Steve Irwin welcoming Australian animals into heaven has gone viral on social media.
Artist Sharnia-Mae Sturm, 22, shared the poignant illustration on Instagram on New Year's Eve as news of Australia's bushfire crisis broke around the world.
The heartfelt sketch shows the late Crocodile Hunter greeting kangaroos, koalas and other wildlife with open arms saying, 'Don't worry little guys! I'll take care you!'
A poignant cartoon depicting the late Steve Irwin welcoming animals killed in bushfires into heaven has gone viral after being posted on Instagram
The post had gone viral across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, in a matter of days
By Sunday, the post had gone viral across Twitter, Facebook and