We all kinda have a vague idea about who the King and Queens of Instagram are — with stats constantly being published about Christiano Ronaldo’s ridiculously intense Insta following and Selena Gomez dominating the heck out of the Instagram charts. But do you know which locals are killing at the 'gram game?
We got some intel from Instagram to reveal the most popular Australians on the platform, and the results may shock you. Get ready for the best 'grammers Down Under.
1. Hugh Jackman
Followers: 14.9 million
An …err… unexpected first place goes to musical theatre fantastic (and occasional wolf man) Hugh Jackman. To be honest, we’re not really sure why. He’s a great actor, obvs, but his 'gram game is a little off. To demonstrate, this ^ post was had the funniest caption we could find. Awks.
2. Chris Hemsworth
Followers: 12.4 million
The older Hemsworth bro is so damn dashing that literally anything he posts on Instagram gets a bazillion likes. Can you blame us? HAVE YOU SEEN HIM?!
P.S. Chris scored the most liked Aussie photo in 2017. It was this cute one of him (as Thor) and his little baby. Be still our Marvel-obsessed ovaries.
3. Ruby Rose
Followers: 11.8 million
Ruby Rose has catapulted to stardom in the last year, making some serious waves in the states with her acting career in shows such as Orange is the New Black.
4. Miranda Kerr
Followers: 11.6 million
Former Victoria’s Secret supermodel, ex-wife of Orlando Bloom and current wife of Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel, seems to be doing best on the platform that rivals her man’s company — gathering over 11.6 million followers on the 'gram.
5. Iggy Azalea
Followers: 10.3 million
Australian rapper and blonde bombshell, Iggy Azalea, loves to snap her craziest outfits and upload her best performance vids to her grid.
6. Liam Hemsworth
Followers: 9 million
The Aussie actor, and fiancé of Miley Cyrus, likes to take to Instagram to share details about projects and charities he supports, whilst looking damn cute doing it.
7. Kayla Itsines
Followers: 8 million
The ab-workout-mogul credits Instagram for her hella insane level of fitness fame, and thanks her eight million followers on the reg for making her a huge success.
8. Troye Sivan
Followers: 7.6 million
Australian singer Troye Sivan has hit the big time overseas, and in doing so gained a heck of a lot of Instagram followers.
9. Tammy Hembrow
Followers: 7.4 million
Fitness blogger and mum of two, Tammy posts thousands of pics of her incred bod and her adorable kids — as well as plugging her clothing line, Saski Collection.
10. 5 Seconds Of Summer
Followers: 7.3 million
The Aussie brand, comprised of Luke, Calum, Michael and Ashton, have a hardcore following of young fans.