Images courtesy of Lily Blue Communications 

It’s back and it’s better than ever – the Australian Hair Fashion Awards, the most innovative and prestigious hairdressing competition in Australia is open for business!

If you have drive, ambition and the will to succeed, not to mention a creative talent unlike any other, then the AHFA’s are for you! A celebration of the very best of this incredible industry we have the pleasure to call work, the calibre of entries into the AHFA’s is amongst the highest in the world and the collections are judged by THE best names in the global hairdressing industry in London. And the event itself? Well let’s just say it’s something you won’t forget in a hurry!

NEW FOR 2019 – even more chances of glory!
•For every photographic category there will be SEVEN finalists (apart from Hair Shot of the Year where there will be TEN!)
•AHFA Apprentice of the Year entrants need only submit THREE images

Following their hugely successful launch last year AHFA Digital Influencer of the Year and AHFA Hair Shot of the Year are back to stay!

Entries open on 3 September – what are you waiting for? Log onto for all the details and make sure you are in it to win it.

AHFA Creative Director David Mannah says “Last year we had a record number of entries into the awards and two new killer categories. We are delighted to open up the number of finalists to give even more people their chance to shine. The AHFAs are the biggest independent awards ceremony in Australia, something we are extremely proud of!
We can’t wait to see what you guys are creating and to share it with our A-grade judging panel in London so good luck to everyone who enters: let’s do this!”
For more information visit

Social Media
Join the community #ahfa19
Facebook: /Australian-Hair-Fashion-Awards
Instagram: @aushairfashionawards

3 September 2018 – Entries open
10 December 2018 – Entries close
28 January 2019 – Judging in London
18 February 2019 – Live Finalists Announcement
14 April 2019 – AHFA 2019 Gala Night

1 November 2017 – 13 December 2018

For further information please contact
Jo Coles or Jane McCarthy at Lily Blue Communications |


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