Bright 16 Instameet

Tuesday 22 March 2016

22nd April - 24th April

Bright 16 Instameet is part of the Bright Autumn Festival. An inaugural event for photographers, keen to shoot, share and find out all the best locations to capture the ultimate Autumn colours in Bright and surrounding towns. Friday 22nd April to Sunday 24th April 2016.

The festival is a time of beautiful autumn colours and the harvesting of wonderful produce, an ideal time to get the camera out, socialize and explore this region with fellow Instagrammers. Hosted by @brightmystic and @brightbeerjames who will share their local knowledge of some of the superb photo opportunities in the region.

For more information message @brightmystic on Instagram

The objective of the Instameet is to:
• provide an opportunity for instragrammers to meet and to socialize and have fun;
• share local knowledge of photo opportunities in the area eg. where are some of the autumn colours, produce etc;
• help promote some of the regional hashtags;
• promote the region to a wider audience;

The itinerary will be subject to change depending on where the best colours are to be found. The planned itinerary is:

Friday 22 April
• meet and greet at the Bright Brewery 3:30 – 4 pm;
• town walk of the some of the street scapes and the river frontage;
• dinner at the Bright Brewery (late arrivals can catch up here);

Saturday 23 April
• sunrise around the Tower Hill area for shots of town and Mt Bogong in background;
• avenue of trees on Great Alpine Rd in early morning light;
• Breakfast (Riverdeck Cafe);
• Free time after that to explore open gardens, nut festival etc
• Tour around Porepunkah area. Spots to include depending on colours are Harris Lane, Rail Trail, McConnells Lane, Mt Buffalo Olives and Ringer Reef winery

Sunday 24 April
• Wandi Wander – explore Wandi including visit to chestnut farm (Wandiful Produce) and to Nightingale Apples
• A walk on Mt Buffalo
• Return to Brewery and close of Instameet

People are welcome to join for all or part of the meet. For more information see Bright Autumn Festival website. RSVP’s would be appreciated; please message @brightmystic on Instagram