We are extremely excited to announce the top three pictures for the First Wiki loves Monuments competition in South Africa and the African continent! These pictures were selected out of 1861 images submitted. they have been further submitted for the international competition round and we hope that they do us all proud!!
Below are the Winning photographs of South African monuments available on Wikimedia Commons in no particular order.
- Mosaic walkway at the Donkin Reserve Port Elizabeth South Africa.jpg
Mosaic walkway at the Donkin Reserve Port by Kay-africa
- McClean Observatory Cape Town.jpg
McClean Observatory Cape Town by Wimfilmalter
- Swartberg Pass 01.jpg
Swartberg Pass 01 by Chris Snelling
We are throwing in a last minute change to the prizes by awarding a runner up prize for most uploads for the competition. We would like to thank all participants of this competition and encourage everyone who will be in South Africa next September to have a camera handy and click away!!