First Wiki loves Monuments competition in South Africa and the African continent, has been completed and the winning pictures have been announced. 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.
- McClean Observatory Cape Town.jpg
1st Picture McClean Observatory Cape Town by Wimfilmalter
- Mosaic walkway at the Donkin Reserve Port Elizabeth South Africa.jpg
2nd PictureMosaic walkway at the Donkin Reserve Port by Kay-africa
- Swartberg Pass 01.jpg
3r PictureSwartberg Pass 01 by Chris Snelling
We are threw in a last minute change to the prizes by awarding a runner up prize for most uploads for the competition, there were two very close winners and these were Roche Pietersen on 198 pictures and Rute Martins on 180 pictures. 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!!