Auditions for the 2017 Miss Tourism Zimbabwe have begun in Harare with a number of models from around the country turning out.

More than 40 models from across the country graced the auditions this Friday ahead of the final event to be held on the 9th of December at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC). 

The auditions will be held for the next three days to give an opportunity to all willing participants across the country to be selected for the boot camp.

Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Spokesperson, Spencer Manyemba said the auditions started on a high note and they are expecting more to come though.

Only 18 models will be selected.

Miss Tourism Zimbabwe pageant seeks to identify young Zimbabwean ladies who have got talents and can represent brand Zimbabwe on the international scene.

A number of events and entertainment are lined up for the December grand finale.