Miss Bonaire is the biggest national beauty pageant for women in Bonaire. The pageant established in 1967 and official national pageant to select representative at International pageants.
Traditionally, Miss Bonaire send the winner at Miss Universe in 1967-1999. In 1973-1983 Miss Bonaire winner competed at Miss Intercontinental pageant. Since 2000s Bonaire did not compete at International pageants. Since 2010, Bonaire declared to return at International pageants. Nowadays, the winner will compete at Miss World.
Pageant Purpose 2009
The Miss Bonaire Organization provides training and access to young woman, to function as an ambassadress of Bonaire at huge grandslam pageants, with the goal to promote Bonaire's tourism industrie and give Bonaire exposure.
- Color key
- Declared as Winner
- Ended as runner-up
- Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
Bonaire debut at Miss Universe pageant in 1967. The official winner of Miss Bonaire represents her country at Miss Universe pageant. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent. In 1999 is the last representative of Bonaire at the pageant. Due to unknown reasons, Bonaire is absent at the Miss Universe pageant until now.
|Year||Miss Bonaire||Miss Universe||Miss World||Notes|
|1967||Cristina Landwier||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1968||Ilse Maria de Jong||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1969||Julia Edviga Nicolaas||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1973||Els Marie Beukenboom||Did not compete||Competed in Miss Intercontinental 1973 (Top 7)|
|1974||Jasmin Romondt||Did not compete||Did not compete|
|1975||Judith Antonia Evertsz||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1978||Rosseley Hernandez||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1983||Susan Angela||Did not compete||Did not compete|
|1995||Donna Landwier||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1996||Jessy Viceisza||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1997||Jhane-Louise Landwier||- Unplaced||- Unplaced (1996)|
|1998||Uzmin Mariluz Everts||- Unplaced||Did not compete|
|1999||Julina Felida||- Unplaced||Did not compete||Most Favorite Candidate|
|2010||Benazir Berends Charles||- Withdrew||- Unplaced||Competed in Miss Intercontinental 2010 (Top 15)|
|2012||Saphira Elouise Janga||Did not compete||- Unplaced||Competed in Miss Intercontinental 2012|
Miss Bonaire at International pageants
Bonaire competed in several pageants. Other candidates might be compete at some pageants to represent Bonaire at International pageants.
|Year||Miss Bonaire||International||Placement||Special awards|
|2011||Ana Gisel Maciel||Miss Supranational||Unplaced|
|2012||Ana Gisel Maciel||Miss World||Unplaced|
|2013||Jeanine Ottenhof||Miss Earth||Unplaced|