And the finalists are:


  • Daniel Bamford
  • Jye Smith
  • Liam O’Hara
  • Brenden Vengoa
  • Leu Saipani
  • Lorne Cassidy


  • Nikki Charalambous
  • Angelos Roumpas
  • Jan Yamacli
  • Leigh Winsor


  • Celine Kaponias
  • Zack Sirrah
  • Danny Lazzarino
  • Nicholas Piscioneri
  • Luke Munn


  • Callum James Johnson 
  • Danny Nathan 
  • Erin Schofield
  • Jack Regan 
  • Michael Langanis 
  • Miguel Krzyndzinski 
  • Pete Laban
  • Stacey Cox 
  • Xavier Pina Silva
  • Wally (@wallysbarbershops)


Saturday 20th – Sunday 21st July


Smoked Garage, 126 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley

Brisbane, QLD

Comp Format

Competitors will have 30 minutes to complete their cut

Must incorporate both scissor and clipper work

Cuts will be judged on Method (how you go about your cut), Skill (how well you use your tools), Styling and the Final Look. Scores will be tallied and a final, numerical score will be given.

There will be 5 heats (20 competitors total), with the top 4 scores going through to the grand final on Sunday afternoon.

What to Bring

Competitors need to bring their own equipment (including clippers, scissors, hairdryer and spray bottles) and their own model

*If flying, we recommend bringing your equipment in checked baggage (NOT CARRY ON) to avoid any problems at airport security.

Products Provided

Products provided to you by Barber Brands International will be:

            Layrite – pomades, grooming spray

            Baxter of California – pomades, clay effects spray, grooming cream

            Milkman Grooming Co – beard balm, beard oil

            18.21 – pomades, hair spray

Click on the form link HERE to complete the COMPULSORY registration, payment and to accept terms and conditions.

For further information or enquiries please email