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16 Dead Set Legends You Should Be Following On The Gram

Insta accounts everyone should be scrolling.

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2. Young Australian of the Year finalist Tarang Chawla: gender equality advocate, violence against women campaigner, survivor, proud wearer of pink tees.

Instagram: @tarangchawla

3. Pop art fashionista and jewellery designer extraordinaire Stav Adameitis, aka Frida Las Vegas.

Instagram: @fridalasvegas

4. Mental health advocate, ocean enthusiast, occupational therapist, One Wave co-founder, lover of life and Mal's mate: Mr Joel Pilgrim, dead set legend.

Instagram: @joelpilgrim
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5. Gunai / Kurnai, Gunditjmara, Wiradjuri and Yorta Yorta woman, writer Nayuka Gorrie: "rly hot and smart and funny and interesting". Very smart, very funny, very angry.

Instagram: @naytriarchy

6. Sukhdeep Singh, aka L-FRESH the Lion, western-Sydney hip-hop star rapping about racism and prejudice. "FRESH" = Forever Rising Exceeding Sudden Hardships. 🎤

Instagram: @lfreshthelion

7. Murri / Maori Sydney activist, writer, dance maker, choreographer and all round fucking positivist Amrita Hepi.

Instagram: @amrita_moves

8. Bundjalung / Wiradjuri choreographer, dancer, actor, puppeteer, composer and total rude boy Thomas E.S. Kelly.

Instagram: @tesk12
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9. Absolute goddess Shannon Dooley, creator of "the original authentic 1980s freestyle aerobic workout" Retrosweat.

Instagram: @shannondooley84

10. Seventh generation West Australian Archibald finalist Abdul Abdullah, who has become "increasingly political in his art practice to keep pace with the politicisation of his cultural identity." 🎨

Instagram: @abdul_abdullah

11. Jordan Raskopoulos, comedian, sketch and stand-up artist, actor, singer, improviser and voice-over artist, best known as the co-creator and front-woman of The Axis Of Awesome.

Instagram: @jordanrasko

12. Australian Poetry Slam Champion Zohab Zee Khan. Glastonbury! Fuckin' epic areas champ.

Instagram: @zeemoneysupercool
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13. Gunai / Kurnai man, Blacktivist, climate justice campaigner, musician and DJ Paul Gorrie, who is blowing shit up.

Instagram: @paul_cj_geezy

14. Tourism Australia social lead and koala fan Jesse Desjardins – aka the guy who built the biggest country social media audience on Earth! 🐨

Instagram: @jessedee

15. Arab-Australian human rights and refugee advocate Sara Saleh, who launched her debut poetry collection, did massive amounts of good, and still found time to sit on the Getup board.

Instagram: @saranadingtheworld

16. Futurist, explorer and experimental philosopher Eddie Harran, aka Dr Time, who helps create safe spaces for people to think about the nature of time. ⏳

Instagram: @drtime_
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Disclosure: all the people featured participated in Junket, an un-conference in Canberra the author attended as a guest of Junkee Media.

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