Announcement Date: 1st October 2009
Win 1 bar in Zanzibar.
Bigger and better, Tropika Island of Treasure is back for season 2.
Season 2 welcomed 10 SA celebs and 10 Tropika fans to the tropical beaches of Zanzibar. An excited and enthusiastic group who were eager to get their game on and do whatever it took to get their hands on the million.
Hosted by DJ Fresh and Natalie Becker, the 10 fan and celebrity teams jetted off to the heavenly island to compete in various challenges and activities.
The 2009 Tropika celebrities included multiple award-winning R&B singer Loyiso Bala, afro-pop singer, actress and model Kelly Khumalo, 7de Laan star Hendrik Cronje (who replaced original contestant Roland Schoeman), comedian Trevor Noah, singer, actress and presenter Bianca Le Grange, MTV Base VJ and YFM DJ Sizwe Dhlomo, SAMA award-winning singer and songwriter Lira, SAMA award-winning singer and songwriter Tasha Baxter, TV presenter and model Shashi Naidoo and afro-pop singer and actor, Speedy.
Potential contestants were able to enter by choosing their ‘bestest’ flavour, and SMS’ing the name of the celeb that they wanted to compete with, together with their name, age and mobile number to 34115.
Season 2 ran from 1 July to 30 September 2009, with winners Shashi Naidoo and her partner, Cuan Bergman, waving the victory flag with a whopping R500 000 each.