Ara Institute Of Canterbury Hairdressing

Ara’s hairdressing, beauty and barbering salons are open for business. 

Appointments must be booked in advance using the email addresses below (see attached brochures for dates and details of how to book). If you feel unwell prior to your appointment, please cancel with as much notice as possible. On arrival you’ll need to sign into the Government’s NZ Covid Tracer app.

Our hairdressing, barbering and beauty therapy students in Christchurch and Timaru offer a wide range of low-cost treatments to the public. It’s a great way to pay less for your hair and beauty treatments, while helping our students gain practical experience working in real salon environments with real clients.

All treatments are provided under tutor supervision. Some conditions apply – please see the attached brochures for full details.

Beauty Therapy – Christchurch

Location: 144 High Street
Email: [email protected]

Hairdressing & Barbering – Christchurch

Location: Cnr Tuam and High Streets
Phone: 03 940 8033
Email: [email protected]

Beauty Therapy & Hairdressing – Timaru

Location: 32 Arthur Street
Phone: 03 687 1947