Our Dream Team

At Tsiknaris Hairdressers Brisbane we offer you a bespoke hairdressing experience, with one aim – to give you beautiful hair. Tsiknaris Hairdressers Brisbane has been established since 1995. Every member of our trend-aware team is meticulously trained to the highest standards in the latest hairdressing techniques. This ensures the service you receive is highly professional and consistently the best and most current in hairdressing.

Colour is an integral part of creating beautiful hair, and our expert team will personalize a color to enhance you individual style. We understand that consultation is vital so we never charge for this service.

Whether you seek a traditional or creative cut, custom colour or moisturising hair treatment, staff at Tskinaris Hairdressers Brisbane can meet your individual needs.

All services begin with a complimentary consultation to discuss your individual requirements. We not only consider lifestyle, but also your hair type, texture, face and body shape.

Using only the best products available, Tsiknaris Hair Salon Brisbane will give you the kind of hair that looks great every day, not just when you leave the salon. That’s because we give you expert tips on styling and maintaining your new look at home.

Bill Tsiknaris


With over 28 years experience, Bill Tsiknaris is a household name on the Brisbane hair scene and internationally recognized for his creative collection work.

Bill is sought after in the industry with his eye for fashion and his ability to understand what his client want. He is an avid follower of international trends, closely observing the fashion and celebrity world that drives them. Bill has been dedicated throughout his career to mastering and refining his styling techniques on the salon floor, through editorial work and behind the scenes direction.

Bill was awarded QLD Hairdresser of the Year in 2012 and 2013 and was also a Australian Hairdresser of the Year 2013 Finalist. Bill’s talents were also recognized by US based professional hair care brand, Alterna, signing him as the Australian ambassador. The role has opened many doors, taking him to Las Vegas to work with the world’s top hair stylists and on a national tour of Australia to train the country’s up and coming talent.

Chris Tsiknaris


Chris Tsiknaris is the leading colour technician and educator at Tsiknaris Hair Salons Brisbane. With a keen eye for the latest trends, his passion for what he does and attention to detail will inspire you to find the colour that suits your personal style.

Chris’ love of colour, combined with his knowledge and experience for tailoring colour tones for the individual, have made him the “must visit” colour expert. Chris is an Australian Hairdresser of the Year Creative Colourist Finalist 2013.


Dimitri Tsiknaris

DIRECTOR STYLIST & SALON EDUCATOR – Tsiknaris Hairdressers Brisbane

Dimitri has been an integral part of the Tsiknaris Hair Team for over a decade and is a Director Stylist and Salon Educator. His true passion lies in cutting and he loves nothing more than listening to your needs taking into account your hair, face shape and lifestyle and creating an individual look that’s tailored for you, but with a modern fashion twist.

Dimitri is a Queensland Hairdresser of the Year Finalist 2012/2013.


Shae Tsiknaris


With 12 years experience I have worked behind the scenes for fashion and hair shoots learning from the best. I’m very versatile working with hair that’s big glamour / beachy to strong lines and precision cutting.

Seeing clients have a change and making them feel amazing when they walk out the door is very rewarding to me. I live and breathe hair, it’s my passion!


Kaliope Thomas


One of our salons ‘home grown’ talents, Kaliope has been with the Tsiknaris Hairdressers Brisbane team since her first year apprenticeship nearly a decade ago. As the Direct Stylist, Colorist and in-house Makeup Artist at Tsiknaris Hair, Kaliope’s dedication to her craft has gained her a solid and loyal clientele.

Kaliope’s talents are diverse; whether its hair and makeup for weddings, cutting and colouring for her faithful clients, editorial shoots, music videos or fashion parades for local designers she’s there. If she’s not sleeping she will be working with hair or thinking about hair.

Exuding a bubbly, positive attitude, Kaliope believes you must value every day and take on any challenges that comes your way, but always have a fun!

Abbie Meech


Abbie Meech is Tsiknaris’ newest senior creative colourist. Originally from the UK, she immigrated to New Zealand where she started her career in hair, working alongside some of the industry’s finest as part of a National Artistic Creative Team.

After 7 years in NZ she relocated to sunny Queensland to further her career. Her flair for colour caters from classic to creative and everything in-between. Abbie believes that enhancing your colour can transform your appearance in the most dramatic way.

Whether it’s through highlighting to create sun-kissed blonde, luxurious brunette or a vivacious red, Abbie sees endless possibilities through colour.

Lisa Chataway

Lisa has been with the Tsiknaris Hair Salon team since 2011. She has always had a passion for hair and looks forward to extending her training into hair extension work. After watching her grow throughout her training we know that she will become a great addition to our colour team.





Ashlee Thomas

Ashlee has been with us since 2012. She brings an edgy look to the team with her style always evolving and her hair forever changing. Watching her grow in her training makes us know we have an amazing little stylist on our hands.






Daniella Hopgood

Daniella has been part of the team since 2012. She is very dedicated and enthusiastic with her training as she pursues her passion for makeup alongside our makeup artist Kaliope. We are extremely excited to see her bloom in Tsiknaris Hair.






Krystal Varnava

Krystal has been part of Tsiknaris Hair since 2013. We look forward to seeing her transform as she embraces the Tsiknaris hair philosophy.