By Monique Friedlander For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 22:08 GMT, 14 January 2020 | Updated: 22:25 GMT, 14 January 2020
Bachelor in Paradise Australia looks set to welcome its first ever disabled contestant.
Rumours are swirling that hearing impaired model Lily McManus will appear on the Fiji-based reality show, after she found fame on The Bachelor New Zealand in 2017.
Lily identifies as disabled and is a youth ambassador for New Zealand's National Foundation for Deaf.
Bachelor in Paradise's first disabled contestant 'revealed': Hearing impaired star of The Bachelor New Zealand Lily McManus, 22, (pictured) is rumoured to have filmed Australian spin-off in November last year
According to the Bachelor and Bachelorette Spoiler Forum, the 22-year-old was suspiciously absent from social media while Paradise was filming in November.
When she returned to Instagram, Lily made no mention of where she had been for the previous four weeks, and instead uploaded a snap of herself getting a tattoo
Furthermore, Lily appears to be following Bachelorette stars Ciarran Stott and Timm Hanley, both of whom are confirmed to appear on Paradise.
Something to tell us? According to a Bachelor fan forum , the blonde Beauty was suspiciously absent from her social media channels while Paradise was filming in November last year
Where did she go? When she returned to Instagram Lily made no mention of where she had been for the past four