Natalie Bassingthwaighte to host Hair Expo Awards plus official after-party announced

Media release

Monday 28 May 2018

One of Australia’s most versatile entertainers, Natalie Bassingthwaighte, will host the Hair Expo Awards 2018 in Melbourne. Natalie is well-known for having achieved success as an actor, musician, and presenter; most recently reprising her role as Izzy Hoyland on Neighbours.

“I am so thrilled to be hosting this year’s Hair Expo Awards in Melbourne and having my hairdresser nominated for Australian Hairdresser of the Year makes it that extra special. It’s going to be a fantastic night!” said Natalie.

Hair Expo is also thrilled to announce the details of its official Awards after party, presented by ELEVEN Australia. The after party will take place at Left Bank Melbourne following the final award presentation (2018 Australian Hairdresser of the Year) at the Hair Expo Awards Gala on Monday 11 June.

Gala attendees will have exclusive entry to the after-party, where guests will be served a cocktail on arrival and a line-up of DJs are set to keep the dancefloor moving from 11:00pm until 3:00am.

The Hair Expo Awards will take place in The Plenary at the MCEC on the final night of Hair Expo Australia 2018. Walk the red carpet in style, snap a pic with your peers, enjoy a three-course dinner and revel in the celebrations as Hair Expo announces the winners of the 2018 awards.

Tickets for the industry's night of nights are available at