Home and Away's Steve Peacocke, who plays Brax on the show, has confirmed his engagement to long-term girlfriend Bridgette Sneddon.

The couple have been together for nine years and rumours began to emerge earlier this week that Peacocke had popped the question. Home and Away's official website confirmed the good news today, March7. The post on the site reads, "It's true – we can confirm that Steve Peacocke and Bridgette Sneddon are engaged."