By Katie Storey For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 03:10 BST, 1 September 2019 | Updated: 08:31 BST, 1 September 2019
Former Bachelor Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson welcomed his first child, daughter Marlie-Mae, with fiancée Laura Byrne in June.
And on his very first Father's Day this Sunday, Matty J claimed that becoming a father has been a dream come true.
Doting mother Laura also praised her partner and joked that he 'smashed his three month fatherhood probation'.
Paying tribute: On his very first Father's Day this Sunday, Matty J was praised by fiancee Laura Byrne who joked that the former Bachelor had 'smashed his three month fatherhood probation'
Fans were treated to two cute snaps of Matty J and little Marlie on Instagram, with Laura sharing a photo of her husband-to-be cradling their daughter.
Playfully praising Matty over his parenting duties, Laura wrote alongside her post: 'Happy Father’s Day to this magnificent fella.
'I am happy to report that you smashed your three month probation period with flying colours. You’re stuck with us! Suck it.'
Adorable: Matty, meanwhile, marked the moment for himself over on his own page, where he treated his followers to a very sweet snap of the father and daughter duo in beanie hats
Meanwhile, Matty J marked the moment for himself over on his own page, where he treated his followers to a very sweet photograph tugged up with his daughter.