Last weekend to enter!

2016-10-19 06:00
Luthan Gericke was entered into the 0-6 months category. Photo: debbie louw photography

Luthan Gericke was entered into the 0-6 months category. Photo: debbie louw photography

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THIS is your last chance to enter the Walmer Park Baby of the Year 2016 competition so do not delay!

Fantastic prizes are up for grabs so pack up your prams and make your way to the in-centre photographic studio, set up in the Edgars court of Walmer Park Shopping Centre.

Open this weekend Friday to Sunday from 10am to 2pm, each day professional photographer Debbie Louw will be ready for some more adorable action!

To enter your little tot, please take note that your baby may not be older than 24 months on October 29. The age categories for the competition are 0-6 months, 7-12 months, 13-18 months and 19-24 months.

Only photos taken by Debbie Louw at the in-centre studio set up in Edgars Court will be eligible for entry. Please ensure that you complete your entry form correctly, including your contact details.

Entries cost R50, of which R5 will be donated to Ithemba Lam Baby’s Home. You will receive two beautiful jumbo-sized photos of your baby from Kodak Photo Excellence. These can be collected at Kodak in Walmer Park Shopping Centre from November 2.

Once the competition has closed, our judges will begin the difficult task of choosing the top 10 babies in each age category.

All finalists will be notified telephonically by Walmer Park Centre Management on October 24 and their photos will be published in the PE Express on October 26.

Those finalists must be available to meet our judges for a short interview on Tuesday, October 25, before the final prize-giving event announcing the winners and 1st and 2nd runners up in each age group. The final prize-giving is scheduled for 10am on Saturday, October 29, with Algoa FM’s Briony Sparg as MC.

There are fantastic prizes from our generous sponsors for our winners and runners up in each age category and each finalist will also receive vouchers and a Cherubs hamper.

The winning doesn’t end there. From October 28 the public will have the opportunity to vote for the “People’s Choice” Baby of the Year on the Walmer Park Shopping Centre’s website.

The winner with the most votes will receive a Walmer Park Gift Card loaded with R1000 for mommy to spend. The “People’s Choice” Baby of the Year will be announced on November 1.

Stand a chance of winning these fabulous prizes as well as the sought-after “Baby of the Year” title.

The competition closes this Sunday, October 23 at 2pm!

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