By Shive Prema For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 02:40 BST, 2 August 2019 | Updated: 02:42 BST, 2 August 2019
During Thursday night's episode, the blonde Beauty, 26, told Matt Agnew she actually used to work in the mines of Western Australia.
Photos from Monique's mining days paint a vastly different picture than her stylish appearance on The Bachelor.
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Monique debuted with the second batch of eight contestants on Thursday night, after twenty women met Matt during Wednesday's premiere.
Sidling up to the astrophysicist in a busty black dress, she offered: 'Don't let the blonde hair and the red lipstick fool you, I'm a bit of a tomboy!'
'When I was 19, I went into WA to go work in the mines... and I love boxing!'
Monique charmed the 32-year-old