Erin Holland

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Erin Victoria Holland
Beauty pageant titleholder
Erin Holland, Miss World Australia (2).jpg
BornErin Victoria Holland
(1989-03-21) 21 March 1989 (age 25)
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
OccupationSinger, dancer, actress, model and presenter [1]
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBlue/Green
Title(s)Miss World Australia 2013, Miss World Oceania 2013
 
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Erin Victoria Holland
Beauty pageant titleholder
Erin Holland, Miss World Australia (2).jpg
BornErin Victoria Holland
(1989-03-21) 21 March 1989 (age 25)
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
OccupationSinger, dancer, actress, model and presenter [1]
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBlue/Green
Title(s)Miss World Australia 2013, Miss World Oceania 2013

Erin Victoria Holland (born 21 March, 1989 Cairns, Australia) is a professional singer, model, actress, dancer and presenter [2] from Australia. She won her national title, Miss World Australia, on 20 July 2013. In 2012 she participated in the Miss Australia-China International Tourism Pageant and placed as a Top 10 Winner.[3]

Miss World Australia 2013[edit]

Holland beat 32 finalists [4] to be crowned Miss World Australia on 20 July 2013. For the talent component of the competition Holland sung Cabaret's "Maybe This Time".[5] She went on to represent Australia in the Miss World International competition in Bali, Indonesia.[6]

Miss World 2013[edit]

Holland was awarded the Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty, Oceania on 28 September 2013, placing in the Top 10 of the overall competition. Holland also won the Missosology People's Choice award. For the talent component of the competition, she performed "Someone Like You" from the musical Jekyll & Hyde where she received runner-up. Erin also received runner-up for the Beauty With A Purpose fast-track, for Miss World Australia's charity work. Since the competition, she has travelled with the Miss World organisation to China and USA, performing for Beauty With A Purpose charity events.

Beauty with a Purpose (Charity)[edit]

Holland is an ambassador for the Beauty with a Purpose Charity. This has seen her actively involved in providing aid for the Lilla Community, a remote Indigenous community located in the Northern Territory, Australia. She is also involved with Variety, the Children's Charity and an ambassador for McHappy Day, supporting the Ronald McDonald Charity.

Education[edit]

Holland is a classically trained soprano singer holding a Bachelor of Classical Voice degree from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.[7] She received a scholarship after graduating from Cairns State High School in 2006. She has achieved advanced qualifications in Classical Voice, Clarinet and Theory A.M.E.B examinations, as well as Jazz and Tap dance examinations.

Career[edit]

Erin is currently working on a number of projects, including Brand Ambassador roles for Serenade Handbags, Australia Education Career Consultants (a role that has taken her to India, Nepal and Philippines thus far promoting Australian Education)

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