Hawkins also served as the host and one of the judges for Australia's , which debuted on the Seven Network in August 2008.
She was the host of , and was brand ambassador for Lovable Intimates, Lightly Sparkling and , and formerly the face of Australian department store.
After the swimsuit competition, Hawkins advanced to the top five, and eventually won the Miss Universe title.
On October 20, 2021, Hawkins announced the birth of their second child, a baby boy named Hendrix.
Hawkins served as a judge for the finals in.
During her pregnancy, Hawkins discussed her fertility issues while announcing that their daughter was due in October 2019.