The original baby of the year competition, celebrating 26 years of the cutest tots at Walmer Park!

To Enter your bundle of joy simply visit the in-centre studio located in the Edgars Court on Friday, Saturday or sunday from the 8th of September to the 1st of October 2017 between 10am and 2pm to have your baby's photo taken. This year we welcome a new photographer to the Walmer Park Baby Competition family - Wild Heart Photography, managed by Heather Stevens and daughter Carmen Alldred.

The cost per entry is R50 of which R5 will be donated to Isithembiso Babies Home. 

All photographs of the entries received will be on display in the centre for the duration of the competition.

Dates to remember:

• 8 September at 10am - Entries open!
• 1 October at 2pm - Entries Close!
• 2 October - Judges start finalist selection
• 4 October - Judges meet top 40 finalists
• 4 October - Top 40  finalists announced in the PE Express newspaper
• 7 October at 10am - Prize giving where the winners will be announced
• 11 October  - Photographs can be collected from Kodak Express Walmer Park

Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors for 2017:

Contact us:
For more information please contact Walmer PArk Centre Management on 041 368 2690 or via e-mail on [email protected]

Terms & Conditions:
 The Judge’s decision is final and no correspondence or communication will be entered into.
2:  40 finalists (10 per category) will be selected from all the entries received.
3:  Photographs of the 40 finalists will be published in the PE Express on Wednesday, 4th October 2017.
4:  The 40 finalists must be available for interviews and Judging on Wednesday 4th October. Specific times will be scheduled with the parents.
5:  3 winners per age category will be announced at the prize giving ceremony on Saturday, 7th October 2017 at 10am. Winners not present will be disqualified.
6:  Birth certificates must be produced on request from the judges.
7:  Parents /Guardians enter their babies at their own risk.
8:  Walmer Park Shopping Centre does not take any responsibility for the loss or damage of any photographs.
9:  Employees of Walmer Park Shopping Centre, their sponsors, tenants and their immediate family are not eligible to enter the competition.
10:  Only colour photographs taken by Wild Heart Photography at the in-centre Studio will be accepted for entry into the competition.
11:  Entries received on the last day of the competition will not necessarily be displayed in the centre, but will definitely be judged.
12:  Only photographs with the official entry form affixed to it will be considered for the competition.
13:  Photographs can be collected from Kodak, shop. No. 112 from Wednesday, 11th October 2017 – not before.
14:  The Baby Competition winners names and photos will be published on the Centre’s website, in the PE Express and could be used for further promotion of the competition the following year.
15:  Finals photos will be posted to the Centre’s Facebook page and website as well as in the PE Express.
16:  Prizes may not be exchanged for cash.