From Waste To Workwear

Introducing Tabatha by BeauTex, a salon specific collaboration between hairdressing phenomenon Tabatha Coffey and Brisbane- based clothing label BeauTex Designs. The range of hairdressing focused fashion pieces ticks all the boxes for today’s hairdresser, being stylish, functional, comfortable, and sustainably driven all at once.


Two New hair Industry Events to launch over Queen's Birthday Weekend 2021

Revealed: The June long weekend 2021 is set to have 2 NEW dynamic events  Hair Festival and Australian Hair Industry Awards. After a challenging year for the hair industry, the community is looking forward to a revival in 2021 with an industry first. It will be a weekend where you will be able to shop, learn, compete and connect with the entire industry. 



Week 2 Program Announced to Rais Funds for Victorian Hairdressers in Lockdown Organisers Kobi Bokshish, Adam Ciaccia and Julie Mahony said that they are thrilled with funds raised to date and that these funds will be converted to grocery vouchers to help hairdressers in Victoria doing it tough.


Digital Education is now LIVE! With Q Academy founder Monique McMahon

Q Academy founder Monique McMahon launches 360o degrees of streamed colour and styling education through her new dedicated online portal, Transforming traditional approaches to colour, Digital.Que.Academy introduces innovative applications, trending techniques and a unique colour language to guarantee efficiency and quality. It’s designed as a one-stop salon education hub suitable for the whole salon team, offering easy access anytime, anywhere in the world.


Being "LOCKED IN" in Lockdown By Tom White

6 weeks of Stage 4 lockdown… it’s a long time to not be working. It’s a long time to not see your colleagues. It presents a monumental challenge for all Melbourne Metro salons and barbers. How can we deal with it and what should we be doing? We asked Co-owner of Rubi, Melbourne, Tom White to talk about his plans for getting himself and his staff through the lockdown.



To support the hairdressing, beauty and barbering industries grow and prosper in the small business sector and address current employment challenges, the Australian Hairdressing Council (AHC) will launch a new industry specific recruitment site – HeadHunter Recruitment – on 8th June 2020.


Moving on with Mocha

Great News! We are back in full capacity here at Mocha and are now working on our next magazine titles. Hair Biz May edition will be HOT OFF THE PRESS very soon and landing in salons, most of whom are all back and open for business or about to re-open! Our efforts now turn to the next print and online edition of BARBERSHOP & BEAUTY BIZ


The inaugural Australian Modern Barber Awards postponed to 2021

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we have decided to postpone the inaugural Australian Modern Barber Awards until 2021.


Detailed Announcement Re:Beauty Biz Magazine and COVID-19

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we have decided to temporarily press pause on our printed magazine division. We hope to resume as normal as soon as we possibly can to bring our readers all of their favourite stories, news, profiles, features, product releases and event information....


Mocha Publishing Update On All Divisions re: Covid-19

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we have had to make a few decisions in terms of our business activity over the next 2-4 weeks that has affected some of our divisions....