The finale of Miss Universe Australia 2012 Pageant will be held at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins on Friday 8th June 2012. 33 National Finalists will be vying for the crown. Scherri-Lee Biggs, Miss Universe Australia 2011, will crown her successor at the end of the event. The winner will represent Australia in Miss Universe 2012 Pageant to be held in December.
Currently, the State level pageants are underway to select 33 National Finalists. There has been two Miss Universe title holders from Australia: Kerry-Ann Wells in 1972 and Jennifer Hawkins in 2004. The photos below are the Queensland finalists: Lucy Tuttiett, Susie Leigh, and Brooke Nash, Gold Coasters Emma Lane, Danielle Byrnes, Madeline Taylor, and Jessica Friedman.
Back: Lucy Tuttiett, Susie Leigh, and Brooke Nash and front: Gold Coasters Emma Lane, Danielle Byrnes, Madeline Taylor, and Jessica Friedman. Photographer: Kate Czerny