Miss Universe Australia 2016's National Costume Revealed
Caris Tiivel, Miss Universe Australia's national costume masterpiece was inspired by Australia's great natural wonder, Great Barrier Reef. The designer, Steph Audino, drawn inspiration from the beautiful colours and textures found by over 600 types of coral and the countless species. It's beauty and colour is mesmerizing so she has captured this in the creation with the different fabrics, shells and hand beading in the jumpsuit and over 100m of fabric in the skirt to represent the ocean waves. It is also a great opportunity to raise awareness and join the fight with many other around the globe to save the Great Barrier Reef.
Caris will represent the land down under at the 65th Miss Universe in Manila, Philippines.