Escape the city lights with instax

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As the winter chill truly sets in and travel restrictions are starting to ease, there’s no better time to escape the city lights for a picture-perfect weekend getaway.

Whether a new adventure is calling your name or you’re looking for a weekend of complete relaxation, here are our fave travel destinations which are a stone’s throw away from Australia’s capital cities and how your instax will make these adventures that more magical and memorable.

Katherine, Northern Territory


The place where the Outback meets the tropics, Katherine, is the ultimate getaway in the Northern Territory. Full of culture, breathtaking natural beauty and adventure for everyone, whether you’re an amateur on the trails or a seasoned professional. Don’t worry about fitting your instax into your walking pack, with the SP-3 printer you’ll be able to print shots from your smartphone once you’re back from your adventure.

Yarra Valley, Victoria 

Say goodbye to the hustle and bustle of city life and hello to the Yarra Valley. Pack all the essentials, from comfy sneakers to your mini 11 to instantly capture your getaway. The Yarra Valley is bursting with beauty and adventure. Visit the Tarra Warra Museum of Art for some relaxation with a bit of culture.

Lamington National Park, Queensland 

Just two hours south of Brisbane, escape the big smoke for the lush rainforest, ancient trees and postcard views of Lamington National Park. There’s no better way to seize the scenery than with your WIDE 300. With prints double the size of an instax mini, capture double the beauty!

Barossa Valley, South Australia

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If your ideal weekend getaway consists of artisan cheesemakers, bakers, butchers and award-winning vineyards and breweries, look no further than the Barossa Valley. Just an hour north of Adelaide, this weekend is sure to be an experience for the senses. And while you’re travelling in style with your instax, why not take it a step further with the elegant Blue Marble Film?

Berry, New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory

Set off on an adventure to the treasure of the New South Wales south coast, Berry. Whether you’re in the mood for lush green landscapes, sandy beaches or the town’s infamous sweet treats and wineries, don’t forget to snap all the memories with your SQ6.

Freycinet National Park, Tasmania

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From Wineglass Bay, one of the state’s most photographed views, to the pink granite peaks of the Hazards Range, Freycinet National Park is the ideal little escape from Hobart. We’re sure you’ll come back with endless photos of nature’s beauty so be sure to use your instax mini Link to print your favourites straight from your phone and display them at home to keep the memories alive.

Broome, Western Australia

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Leave behind the winter chill for the warm sun in Western Australia’s long stretches of white sand in Broome. Spend afternoons lazing in the sun and watching the sun set over the Indian Ocean. But if you’re feeling a little more adventurous, why not go on a camel ride? You’ll be dreaming of the iconic coastline long after your getaway, so don’t forget to pack your instax mini LiPlay to capture your sandy sunset memories and print your favourites when you’re back home.