I'm thrilled to announce that your Bachelor for 2020 is successful CEO, Cave Diver, Mountaineer, Skydiver and occasional visitor to Fiji, @locklangilbert. Tag a mate that needs to know this important information. I've never got to make eight seasons of anything. What a way to break a record! Bring on season 8 of #thebachelorau
Gilbert teased the announcement in an interview with The Daily Telegraph on Wednesday, as he said: "I am like a big teddy bear and I fall in love pretty quick."
"If I have that ecitmenet with someone, it is full steam ahead and before you know it, I'm in love again."
The news comes after his recent split from girlfriend and fellow Australian Survivor contestant, Brooke Jowett.