South Africa was gripped by an intense cold front yesterday, creating stunning snow scenes in parts of the country…

Watch Snow Falling on Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa

In Cape Town, Justin Hawthorne filmed this magical scene…

Snow Photos, South Africa

Local George resident CHRIS NIEHAUS captured some exquisite photos on Sunday – of the snow on the Swartberge… showcasing nature’s own artwork on a snowy white canvas…

Chris, who owns Solar Shop George,  is not a professional photographer… “it’s just I love our beautiful country”.

Chris told SAPeople he took the pics with his iPhone… before the cold froze it!

“The phone actually shut down!” he said. “Started up later in the car again.”

Stan Sanetra‎ captured these photos of the snow on Hottentots Holland Mountains:

And Tehilla Luttig sent in this from her aunt – Karen Evans – who lives in Oudtshoorn.

Matroosberg Reserve, posted this photo yesterday and said: “Wow, how do we express our gratitude after a day like today. So many people came to enjoy the beauty of Matroosberg, everybody was in a plesant mood, followed instructions and enjoyed themselves AND nature, we salute all our guests and thank you all for coming. You are our Heroes.”
Lelise Van Tonder Scheepers sent Snow Report SA this photo of Heaven’s View in McGregor, Western Cape:

According to Snow Report SA, no more fresh snow is expected for a while.

View more stunning scenes (photos and videos) of snow in South Africa.