Iggy Azalea and Miranda Kerr posted Australia’s most popular Instagram pics of 2014

Iggy Azalea and Miranda Kerr have won the local Instagram popularity contest this year, each attracting well over five million likes on a single photo they posted to the social media platform. 

Instagram Australia has put together a list of the nine Australian (and one Kiwi) celebrities to post the most liked images to the platform for 2014. As well as famous favourites including Hugh Jackman and Kylie Minogue, popular bloggers including Jessica Stein and Gary Pepper have also made the cut.

In the list of top 10 geotagged locations on Instagram, more people have tagged themselves at popular Sydney cafe The Grounds of Alexandria than iconic locations such as St Kilda Beach, the MCG or Circular Quay.

Australia’s most-tagged locations on Instagram for 2014: 

  1. Sydney Opera House
  2. Darling Harbour, Sydney
  3. Sydney Harbour Bridge
  4. Bondi Beach Australia
  5. Surfers Paradise Beach
  6. The Grounds of Alexandria
  7. St Kilda Beach
  8. Circular Quay
  9. Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
  10. Coogee Beach


Australia’s most-liked celebrity posts on Instagram for 2014: 


Iggy Azalea – 5.7 million likes

Iggy Azalea Insta pic


Miranda Kerr – 5.3 million likes

Miranda Kerr Insta pic


5 SOS – 2.9 million likes

5 SOS insta pic


Lorde (not a real Aussie) – 1.8 million likes

Lorde Insta pic


Jessica Stein – 1.4 million likes 

Jessica Stein insta pic


Hugh Jackman – 1.2 million likes 

Hugh Jackman Insta pic


Gary Pepper – one million likes 

Gary Pepper Insta pic


Rebel Wilson – 715,000 likes 

Rebel Wilson Insta pic


Kylie Minogue – 706,000 

Kylie Minogue Insta pic


Michelle Herbison
BY Michelle Herbison ON 5 December 2014
Assistant editor, Marketing Magazine.