There is a brigade of hotties strolling up the ramp around the globe, and have one thing in common: they hail from a place down under.
Fashion scene in Australia is seeing unprecedented growth and with Instagram, we can stay updated with what the top Aussie models are up to. Here is a list of most active Australian models and their Instagram accounts.
#1 Miranda Kerr
Miranda Kerr was born in 1983, in Sydney, Australia. She is one of the most successful Aussie models. She has walked the ramp for the names likes of Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga and Chanel.
She was regularly seen at red carpet events and Miranda was also chosen to model the famous $2.5 million bra in 2011. She is still among the lead models for Victoria’s Secret.
Miranda began her modelling career in early 2007. She has been featured in multiple Victoria’s Secret campaigns along with many other notable shows on the international fashion stage.
You can follow her on Instagram @mirandakerr
#2 Jennifer Hawkins
Jennifer Hawkins was born in 1983 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. This beauty queen, model and television presenter was crowned Miss Universe Australia and later the same year she won Miss Universe 2004 in Quito, Ecuador.
She is known for her work in Australia’s Next Top Model, Emirates Melbourne Cup Day and The Great Outdoors. She has the perfect height of 5’10.
Currently Jennifer is the face of Myer, an Australian department store and she also hosts Australia’s Next Top Model.
She was ranked #2 in the 2011 FHM (Australia) list of “100 Sexiest Women in the World”.
Jennifer Hawkins can be followed on Instagram @jenhawkins_
#3 Shanina Shaik
Shanina Shaik is a 23-year-old Australian model for IMG, who currently resides in the United States.
Originally she started her career as a catalogue model for Target and K-Mart, before she moved on to become one of the supermodels for lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret.
She has so far shared over 1,085 pictures to her Instagram account; most of them feature her smoking hot physique in a variety of bikini-clad selfies and sultry poses.
In 2008, Shanina met Tyson Beckford on the set of Australia’s Make Me A Supermodel and they started dating, but the romance ended last year.
Follow her on Instagram @shaninamshaik
#4 Ruby Rose
Rose came under the spotlight in media as a VJ on MTV Australia. This was followed by a number of modelling gigs, which included her being the Australian face for Maybelline New York.
Along her modelling career, she has also co-hosted various television shows, like The Project and Australia’s Next Top Model.
Rose started her career as an actress in 2008; with her debut performance in the Aussie film Suite for Fleur. She played a small part in the drama Around the Block in 2012.
Recently she received a lot of praise for her role as Stella Carlin in the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.
She has over 5.6 million followers on Instagram, and she can be followed at @rubyrose
#5 Jordan Barrett
Jordan Kale Barrett is an 18 year old Aussie model. He was scouted by IMG when he was just 14. Jordan was lucky enough to achieve the “top model” status quickly, leading to shoots with numerous respected photographers as well as posing and walking for international brands.
He has walked for Moschino and the H&M & Balmain collaboration show, as well as secured a spot in Fashion for Relief show by Naomi Campbell during the New York’s Fashion Week.
Jordan has also posed for the Vogue magazine and he was a special guest at the GQ Men of the Year awards.
Jordan’s Instagram account can be found by searching @iblamejordan
#6 Samantha Harris
Samantha Harris was born in Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia and she has Aboriginal, German, English and Dutch heritage.
Samantha entered her first beauty pageant contest when she was five years old. At 11, Dolly magazine’s model workshop named Samantha to be the ‘Model Most Likely to Succeed’.
At 13, she entered a Girlfriend magazine competition and she made it to the final six. She was offered a contract by the Chic Model Management.
Samantha has walked for designers like Anna and Boy, Alex Perry, Ellery, Kate, Dion Lee, Sylvester, Lisa Ho and Rachel Gilbert through her career.
She was featured on the cover of Vogue Australia in 2010.
Samantha is currently an ambassador for David Jones and (NCIE) in Sydney.
Samantha’s favourite designers include Jayson Brunsdon, Sass & Bide and Alex Perry.
Her Instagram account can be found here @sam_harris