And while she has now reached new heights, the 27-year-old has enjoyed a long and varied career.
The Gold Coast born-Beauty was crowned Miss Universe Australia in 2010, before starring on reality television and working with a number of local brands.
From THAT bikini-clad car wash and her attempt to break America : A look back at Jesinta Franklin's career as she moves to modelling for high-end international fashion labels. Pictured left in 2011 and right in 2018
Jesinta became a household name after competing at the Miss Universe competition in 2010, where she placed second runner up.
The stunner hit headlines for the unusual 'national outfit' she wore at the pageant, which consisted of a high-heeled Ugg boots and a skimpy top patterned with Indigenous artwork.
Possessing a knack for staying in the spotlight, the star then appeared on The Celebrity Apprentice the following year.
Memorable: In 2010, Jesinita hit headlines for her unusual 'national outfit' which consisted of high-heeled Ugg boots and a skimpy top patterned with Indigenous artwork
Competing alongside Pauline Hanson and Lisa Curry, she memorably stripped down to work at a car wash on the program.
Already showing she wasn't afraid of hard work, the star was seen clad in a red bikini and sensible white gum boots as she scrubbed and hosed dirty vehicles.
Just as she did in Miss Universe 2010, Jesinta placed second runner-up in the competition.
Wet and wild! Possessing a knack for staying in the spotlight, Jesinta appeared on The Celebrity Apprenticein 2011
Industrious! Already showing she wasn't afraid of hard work, the star was seen clad a red bikini an sensible white gum boots as she scrubbed and hosed dirty vehicles
With her career flying high, Jesinta enjoyed similar spoils with her personal life, confirming her relationship with AFL star Lance 'Buddy' Franklin, 31, in 2013.
The following year, the couple dazzled on the red carpet together at the 2014 Brownlow Medal.
Fulfilling her new role as a glamorous WAG, the Beauty wore a floor-length gown featuring one sleeve.
Long and varied career: Jesinta has been a household name since she competed at Miss Universe in 2010
Elegant! In 2014, Jesinta dazzled with Buddy on the red carpet at the 2014 Brownlow Medal
Department store David Jones quickly took note, signing the stunner on as an ambassador.
In 2015, Jesinta made her runway debut for the