We're days away from crowning a new Miss South Africa and anticipation is at an all-time high.
The top 10 competing for the crown are Bianca Bezuidenhout, Catherine Groenewald, Cheneil Hartzenberg, Jeanni Mulder, Kaylan Matthews, Kgothatso Dithebe, Lalela Mswane, Moratwe Masima, Tiffany Francis and Zimi Mabunzi.
The event will be screened live on M-Net and Mzansi Magic and will be streamed live for an international audience.
The winner of Miss South Africa 2021 is set to take home a package of prizes and sponsorships worth more than R4 million when she takes the crown from reigning Miss South Africa Shudufhadzo Musida.
The new queen will receive R1 million in cash from the Miss South Africa Organisation, as well as the use of a fully furnished and serviced apartment at the luxurious Central Square Sandton, with fabulous interior decor by Vursa and a Mercedes Benz C-Class Sedan for the year of her reign
The prizes and sponsors include, in alphabetical order:
American Swiss: Official crown sponsor
Bacher & Co: Fragrance sponsorship for her year of reign
Brand South Africa: Play Your Part Ambassador
Cahi Dental & Prosthodontic Practice: Dental and oral hygiene care
Central Square Sandton: Use of a luxurious two-bedroom apartment in the heart of Sandton
City of Cape Town: Official hosting partner
House of BNG: Official celebration partner
Lajawi Hair: Official hair styling sponsor for her year of reign
Mercedes Benz: The use of a C-Class Sedan for her year of reign
Miss South Africa Organisation: R1 million in cash
Motherkind: Official wellness & collagen product sponsor
MUK haircare: Official hair product sponsor
Neda Beauty & Healing: Care of Miss South Africa’s brows, facial skincare treatments and laser treatments
PWC: The official auditors of Miss South Africa 2020
Sparkle Cosmetics/Gelish SA/Morgan Taylor SA: Nail care for her year of reign
Steve Madden: Official shoe sponsor
Strands of Love: Miss South Africa’s hair extensions sponsor
Sun International: Miss SA’s home away from home
Switch Playground SA: Official fitness partner; includes Switch classes and personal training sessions.
The Firepower Group: Empowering Miss South Africa with self-development workshops
Top Drawer Collection: Luxury sleepwear
Veaudry Global: Official haircare sponsor
Vursa: Interior designers and furnishers of the Miss South Africa apartment
Woolworths: To sponsor Miss South Africa with WBeauty and Woolworths home products throughout the year of reign
ZOËT: Clothing sponsor
Again this year, the top three finalists will represent South Africa at the world's three most prestigious pageants – Miss World, Miss Universe and Miss Supranational.
Only in the days after Miss South Africa 2021 is crowned and the other top two are announced will the Miss South Africa Organisation decide which candidates would do the best at which competition. The two other winners on the night will each receive R175 000.