UShaka Marine World hosted an open casting for the annual Mr, Miss and Miss Junior uShaka Marine World paegents as well as the Mr and Miss uShaka Kids World competition which is proudly supported by Ola and Tabloid Media. While hundreds of hopefuls entered on the day, judges narrowed selected the few lucky contenders from each of the five categories to go through to the regional finals in the next two months. Seen at the event were:

Gcinithemba Mpanza. Thandeka Mchunu, Nonhlandla Khoza
Nonhle Nkambule, Nombuso Mtshali, Snethemba Madlala
The judges – Nompakamo Dzanibe, Bongani Mthiyane, Terence Pillay, Bongani Mtolo (MC), Vuyiswa King
The Ramdeen family – Shwetha, Kiara, Meera