Truefitt & Hill Canberra

Truefitt & Hill Canberra

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Truefitt & Hill is a quintessential British luxury brand that has been grooming men for greatness since 1805 and remain the world's oldest barbershop as stated in the Guinness Book of Records; and are barbers and Royal Warrant holders to H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Truefitt & Hill Canberra is the first Truefitt & Hill barbershop and store in Australia.

Aside from offering services such as haircuts and shaves by experienced barbers, skincare treatments as well as manicures and pedicures; Truefitt & Hill is a retailer of its own exclusive line of luxury men's grooming products that include hair and skincare products, colognes, shaving and leather accessories.

Truefitt & Hill provides a private and luxurious environment to be groomed and pampered. With privacy in mind the barber stations are not visible from the store front. The discerning customer may also enjoy a separate private room.

  • The Oldest Barbershop In The World Is Now In Canberra
    Signing of the Golden Scissors plaque by the ACT Chief Minister, Mr. Andrew Barr
  • The Oldest Barbershop In The World Is Now In Canberra
    OFficial Opening of Trueffit & Hill Canberra by the ACT Chief Minister, Mr. Andrew Barr
  • Glenfiddich Suite
    Glenfiddich Suite
  • Retail Area
    Retail Area
  • Signage
  • Traditional Hot Towel Shave
    Traditional Hot Towel Shave
  • Main Barbering Area
    Main Barbering Area



Monday to Friday: 10am - 6pm; Saturday: 9am - 5pm




Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.

Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.

Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.

Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.


Truefitt & Hill Canberra

4B/21 Genge St, Canberra ACT, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia


Family Friendly

Non Smoking Establishment


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Ranked #25 of 46 Shopping in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Good hair cut, so-so customer service”

Reviewed on 02/02/2020

Hair cut was good, as was the barber who did it (guy from South Australia). The thing that let it down was that the complimentary drink that was promised never came. I was told there were none cold...

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“Great Experience”

Reviewed on 24/03/2019

Highly recommend this barbershop. Received a great cut and felt relaxed in their shop. The decor is really cool.

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“Great place”

Reviewed on 27/01/2019

Found this Barber shop when in KL and then BKK. Have been loyal to them when in BKK for 12 mths. Great to see them now in Aussie. Look forward to my first visit now that I am back in Aussie. I am...

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