During the question and answer segment of the competition, the show's host, comedian and television personality Steve Harvey, cut straight to the chase.
'Australia is taking its first steps towards legalising marijuana. Do you think that's a good idea, and why?' he asked.
Miss Universe Australia, Monika Radulovic laughed before thanking Harvey for the question.
'Now this topic has both positives and negatives and it's quite debated. I believe that in certain circumstances, legalising marijuana does have definite benefits,' she replied.
'It has been found to be really amazing in treating cancer and has really really helped those who are very, very sick. In that circumstance I definitely do think we should.
'But, the government should definitely weigh both options."