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Who is Miss SA Natasha Joubert’s fiancé Enrico Vermaak.
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‘Mr SA by default’: Who is Natasha Joubert’s fiancé?

From teen sweethearts to ‘Mr and Miss SA’: Meet Miss SA Natasha Joubert’s biggest fan – her fiancé Enrico Vermaak

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Who is Miss SA Natasha Joubert’s fiancé Enrico Vermaak.
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Miss SA 2023 Natasha Joubert is officially an engaged woman after her partner Enrico Vermaak popped the question on a romantic boat cruise over the weekend.

The couple – who have been dating since they were young teenagers – plan to wed once her reign comes to an end later this year.

Enrico has been dubbed “Mr SA by default” by Natasha’s social media followers.


In pics and clips shared on Instagram, Natasha Joubert shared the exciting news of her engagement which took place on Friday, 23 February.

In it, her blonde boyfriend popped the question during a boat cruise around Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront.

She captioned the post: “Yes to today, tomorrow, and every day after. Enrico and I are celebrating 8 years and 5 months together today and eternity to come.

She continued: “Sakkie, ek’s lief vir jou! Ek gaan jou vroutjie word! Let’s get married!”

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On her IG Stories, Natasha revealed the details behind the proposal. Enrico had flown all her family and friends down to Cape Town, who had surprised her on the cruise. The couple and their loved ones toasted the occasion with sundowners and live music

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Natasha Joubert is engaged to Enrico Vermaak. Images: supplied.

Calling it her “dream proposal”, she shared: “About four years ago, I told all my friends and family I wanted to get engaged on a sunset cruise”.

She added of her dress: “When I tried it on, I said, I can get engaged in this.”

Natasha also revealed the proposal took place during a full moon, which she believes was significant to their love story.


Here’s what we know about Natasha Joubert’s fiancé …

They started dating as teens

Natasha and Enrico – a project manager – began dating as early as 2015, when she was just 18 years old.

He captioned their first pic as a couple: “You make me happy.” Natasha replied: “I could say the same.”

He’s earned the title of ‘Mr SA’

Enrico has been aware and supportive of Natasha’s pageant dreams, including being Miss SA.

Ahead of her first stint at the Miss SA competition in 2020, Enrico shared: “You have dreamt about today since the day I met you, and today is your day. 

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“No matter what, you will always be the queen in my heart. Enjoy today and embrace every second”.

Enrico supported his brunette bae’s decision to re-enter the pageant. He shared before the finale: “I can’t wait to see you shine even brighter. You’re not just a contestant. You’re one of the most inspiring women I know. Rooting for you always!”

Following her crowning, Enrico has remained a pillar of support, and has even been jokingly been called “Mr SA by default”.

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He knew she was ‘The One’

There’s no mistaking that Enrico is smitten with his Miss SA spouse.

Natasha Joubert’s blonde and blue-eyed boyfriend has shared captions like: “You are beautiful,” “I am mad about you,” and “My best friend, my soul-mate, the mother of my three dogs and forever life partner.”