Be inspired to explore by some of Melbournes best creatives.
Instagram is a one stop location for inspirational adventures – and these instagrammers are pointing us in all the right direction.All hailing from or living in Melbourne and it’s surrounding areas, these talented grammers’ will get you amped to explore this marvelous city.
Travel and portrait photographer Jackson Loria’s feed is pretty inspiring. Celebrating everything the Melbourne surrounds has to offer, from snow and rain on Mount Hotham to the warmer beach vibes of the Victorian Coast – Jackson takes his followers on one truly exciting adventure.
From the red deserts of Central Australia to the foggy mountain regions of Victoria, Andrew Northover is an adventure grammer to watch. With warm hues and smiling faces a strong theme throughout his feed, Andrew makes us want to grab a group of friends and pile into a car for a roadtrip.
Transitioning seamlessly between cityscapes and nature – Photographer Fabio Oliveira makes a strong case for Victoria. His passion for Melbourne shows through lovingly constructed images of the city at night.
Dean Raphael’s portraits paint some of Melbourne’s iconic places in an entirely new light. From the Fitzroy Gardens to McKenzie Falls, Melbourne via Dean Raphael makes us want to get out and see our town.
Lidia on The Road
A Hungarian abroad – Lidia’s feed nourishes the adventurer in all of us. Mixing beautiful calligraphy with Victoria’s beautiful forests and coastline – Lidia takes us on the road with her – wherever that may be!
Avid traveller Rhys Telfer spends quite a bit of time overseas – but it’s his Melbourne captures that reel us in. Vibrant portraits of the Great Ocean Road and Wilsons Promontory National Park can be found amongst the landscapes of Namibia and the Maldives – reminding us that there’s a reason people keep coming back to Melbourne.
A true Melbournian at heart, Dan Kriss transforms Melbourne, and it’s surrounding zones into a travel catalogue for locals. Sunsets and sunrises, the city by night and the stars in the wilderness – Dan has it all covered – and makes us fall in love all over again.
Andy Swann might just be number one when it comes to Melbourne’s urban sprawl. The city explorer has captured some truly beautiful portraits of the city we all love. Taking us on a tour through Melbourne’s CBD at night, Andy snaps staircases, train lines, buildings and the iconic places we’ve walked past a million times – and makes it feel like the first time.
Claire Alice Young
World wanderer Claire Alice Young, still calls Melbourne home – and for a good reason. The young photographer’s passion for her city is evident in her pretty portraits of Melbourne and it’s surrounds. From quirky cafes to urban secrets – Claire guides you through Melbourne like a friend would – taking you to all her favourite places.
Heavy on nature, Isabel Sasse’s feed is a beautiful homage to Melbourne’s stunning collection of National Parks and gardens. Exploring the coast from Victoria to NSW – Isabel captures the essence of road tripping in a way that makes us want to take off immediately. In fact – we might do just that.