Representing: Bloemfontein, FREE STATE
* She was won several regional pageants in her province.
* The last (and only) time the Free State won was way back in 1963.
* Her favorite former Miss South Africa is Joan Ramagoshi (2003).
* The person she admires most is her late mother who raised her as a single parent.
* She is one of two finalist from her province this year.
* Dipalesa enjoys modeling and giving her friends makeovers.
* Her name means flowers in Sotho. The new Miss SA crown is also called flower or Palesa.
* Her favorite food is ribs.