Barbershop – GBHS & FHS

The Barbershop program has been running since 2018 and now operates out of Granville Boys and Fairfield High Schools, as well as in short-form pop up workshops (6-8 weeks) in Western Sydney.

STATISTICS
2018

Barbering students: 12 (Granville Boys High)
Haircuts: 110
1 x 1-day pop up event at Powerhouse Museum (July 2018) with ~ 80 attendees

2019

Barbering students: 28 (Granville Boys & Fairfield High)
Haircuts: 222
Notable media coverage: SBS Viceland, Youtube, Sydney Morning Herald, TODAY on Chanel 9 and ABC Sydney

2020

Barbering & Braiding Students: 31 (Granville Boys & Fairfield High)
Haircuts/Braids: 41 (due to COVID-19 shutdowns in schools)

2021

Barbering & Braiding Students: 50 (Granville Boys & Fairfield High, plus pop up at CORE Fairfield)
Haircuts/Braids: 148 (as of 21 June 2021)

SBS VICELAND – Granville Boys High School – Barbershop

Youtube Taught Me – Charles Lomu