What happened to Sara and Hayden from The Block? How the winning ‘bad guys’ spent their $ 645,000 prize pool and welcomed another child after cleaning up on auction day
Hayden and Sara Vale surprised everyone by winning The Block’s 14th season in 2018, despite low scores throughout the competition.
But a lot has happened for the couple in the years since they pocketed a whopping $ 645,000 on the day of the auction.
The Vales welcomed their second child and bought their dream home after the show.
However, they also experienced setbacks, having lost their jobs during the Covid-19 pandemic after spending all of their prizes.
Where are they now? Hayden and Sara Vale surprised everyone by winning The Block’s 14th season in 2018, despite low scores throughout the competition. A lot has happened for the couple in the years since they pocketed the impressive sum of $ 645,000 on the day of the auction.
Sara revealed on Thursday that she was back in the air and working again as a flight attendant at Virgin Australia almost a year after being laid off.
She shared a photo on Instagram of herself in her uniform and wrote in the caption, “ Hey Big Red, I’m back.
“ Several months have been very sad in the world of aviation, with friends from all over the world on different airlines, each of their airlines slowly succumbing to Covid.
‘I’m back’: Sara revealed on Thursday she was back in the skies and working as a Virgin Australia flight attendant again almost a year after being fired
“ It was very upsetting and at one point I actually thought the same thing about our airline, but hopefully we manage to survive. ”
In March of last year, Sara and Hayden found themselves without a source of income.
Sara told the Sunday Telegraph that she temporarily lost her job as a flight attendant after Virgin Airlines laid off 80% of its staff.
Struggles: Sara told the Sunday Telegraph in March last year that she temporarily lost her flight attendant job after Virgin Airlines laid off 80% of its staff
‘[My manager said], “After this mess, if there is an airline to come back, you will keep your job; unfortunately we don’t know,” said the mother of two.
“They said there was a lot of restructuring … so I don’t really have a job. For the moment, I have nothing, ”she added.
Hayden, who is a manager and director of a construction company, was also unable to work on site at the time due to the lockdown.
Faded away! Sara also revealed that she and Hayden spent their entire prize of $ 645,000. Pictured with Mitch Edwards and Mark McKie of The Block
Sell: The couple invested the money in a house they are building on the south coast. In February of last year, they sold their apartment in North Bondi for $ 1,225,000
Sara also revealed that she and Hayden spent their entire price of $ 645,000 on a house on the South Coast, which they are renovating.
In February of last year, they sold their apartment in North Bondi for $ 1,225,000.
After appearing on The Block, the couple welcomed another child. They are now the proud parents of Harlow, four, and Lawson, one.
New addition: After their appearance on The Block, the couple also welcomed another child. They are now the proud parents of Harlow, four, and Lawson, a