Sam Halikias


Sam has recently rejoined her team of Buoys after having two beautiful children who are her pride and joy.  Sam is the much loved niece of Derek Elvy.  She is a valued member of the reception team and rocks Louis Vuitton like no one else in this town.


Nov 2017

Industry Awards Best New Entrant

Nov 2017

NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Nov 2017

L'Oreal Grand Salon of the Year 2017

Sam Halikias's latest news

Derek Elvy's New Home Celebrated in NZ House & Garden

Learn more about Derek Elvy's most recent creative journey. Turning a Chocolate Factory in Featherston, Wairarapa into his home/living gallery. Get your hands on the March issue today.


Buoy Gets You a Lucky Strike

A new concept in Wellington dining. Lucky Strike serves the most delicious slow-cooked smoked Brisket. Are you ready to get Lucky?


Big J Stylez Fringe Play Starring Jacob

Jacob has quickly become a very important member of the Buoy family. He is a very talented actor, dancer and is about to star in his own play 'Big J Stylez' at the Fringe Festival from March 6th.


Buoy NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Buoy Salon & Spa wins 5 of the most sought after awards in our industry.
Salon of the Year, L'Oréal Grand Salon of the Year, Excellence in Marketing, Business Stylist of the Year Chinney Yeap and Best New Entrant.


Buoy launches new Website

Buoy Co-Owner & Managing Director Phillippa Middleton explains why creating a new online platform was so important to her vision to be the leaders in the Salon and Spa, and online.


2018 January Opening Hours

Our last day for 2017 is Saturday 23 December and we are open again on Friday 5 January 2018.