The next season of The Bachelor is currently filming with airline pilot Jimmy Nicholson.
On Friday, the 31-year-old was spotted on set with a stunning blonde contestant on a paddle boarding date in Sydney’s Sirius Cove.
Things got steamy between the couple as they wrapped their arms around each other and kissed passionately.
Romantic: Jimmy Nicholson shared a kiss with a mystery blonde while filming scenes for the new season of The Bachelor in Sydney on Friday
The blonde beauty showed off her toned physique in a white bikini, while Jimmy wore a pair of board shorts.
A crew containing cameramen and producers were also spotted nearby capturing all the action.
At one point, they filmed a piece to camera with the blonde, who had wrapped herself up in a towel after swimming.
Passion: Things got steamy between the couple as they wrapped their arms around each other and kissed passionately
Tight grip: Jimmy wrapped his arms around the blonde beauty
Fun times: The 31-year-old’s looked to be laughing as he and the blonde turned their heads to look at something
All smiles: The mystery lady couldn’t wipe the smile off her face as she laughed and smiled
Earlier this month, Jimmy told the Daily Telegraph he was pumped at the prospect of finding The One.
‘I am ready to open up my heart and meet someone,’ he told the publication.
Jimmy went on to list what he’s looking for in his ideal partner. ‘I hope to meet someone with similar values that I can have fun with and that shares the same zest for life as myself,’ he added.
Stylish: She was dressed in a fashionable two-piece bikini which featured a unique tied knot
Animal: Jimmy wore a pair of leopard print boardshorts to the beach
The look of love! The happy couple smiled and gazed into each other’s eyes
They’re inseparable! The pair held onto each other tightly with big smiles on their faces
What’s that? There was a mic cord attached to Jimmy, which ran down his entire back
‘The Bachelor franchise has produced many success stories and I hope to be the next,’ he confidently quipped.
According to Sydney Confidential, Jimmy decided to sign up to the dating series after he was stood down from his pilot job amid the pandemic.
He also said that over the years he’s struggled to find his perfect match because he’s ‘never in the same spot for too long’.
Furry friend! The couple were joined by a Border Collie, who seemed to be enjoying the water
Keeping watch: The Border Collie kept a protective watch over the pair
Making an adjustment! The blonde beauty pulled up her bikini top on the paddle board
Relaxing: The blonde leaned back into Jimmy’s arms as the dog stood on guard
Growl: The Border Collie cut a stoic figure as he stood tall on the front of the board
Time to go? The couple appeared to be packing things up, with Jimmy picking up the pooch
Sky high! Jimmy hoisted the Border Collie up onto his shoulder and waded through the water
The eligible bachelor is of New Zealand and Fijian heritage, and has not appeared in any of the previous Bachelor franchises.
Jimmy’s Instagram account has been made private ahead of the series airing.
He already has a bevy of reality TV mates in his celebrity network, including former Bachelor, Bachelorette and MAFS stars.
Happy times: Jimmy and his love interest couldn’t control their laughter by the beach
Muscles: Jimmy showed off his taut abs as he flung his towel open
His famous pals include The Bachelor’s Bella Varelis, The Bachelorette’s Sam Johnson, and Married At First Sight’s Mikey Pembroke.
‘He’s a really lovely human, definitely deserves to find love!’ Bella recently told The Wash.
The 2021 season of Bachelor is currently being filmed, and will likely premiere after Easter.
Step by step! The Bachelor star and the blonde beauty made their way down the sandy steps
Ready for the day? The pair marched through the sand towards the shore
Sword fight! The couple playfully banged their oars together like they were sword fighting
Good boy! A dog trainer in a blue coat tended to the Border Collie on the beach
In February, Daily Mail Australia revealed that the dating series will be shot at a property located in Dural in Sydney’s north-west.
The $6.3million property, sits on five acres of land and features French chateau-inspired architecture.
Before setting up in Dural, The Bachelor and The Bachelorette were filmed at a $2.3million property in Oxford Falls, in Sydney’s north.
Lights. camera action! Jimmy filmed a confessional with a crew from the show
My turn! Soon it was time for the blonde contestant to film her own piece to camera