About Us

Hip Pocket Workwear & Safety is proud to be a wholly owned Australian company bringing Canberra the best in quality work wear at great prices. From your hard hat to your steel caps, we’ve got you covered.  

Opening Hours


Monday to Friday
Saturday
Sunday
7:00am - 5:30pm
9:00am - 4:00pm
10:00am - 1:00pm
Our History

From a small work wear store

For over 20 years The Paul's Centre has been home to a work wear store. Under new ownership Canberra Work N Wear became part of the Australia wide Hip Pocket Workwear & Safety Franchise. Ushering in the major work wear and safety brands plus the inclusion of an in house embroidery service. A modern six head embroidery machine was installed and has since clocked --- hours of operation.

to now

Canberra's largest work wear supplier

In 2018 out of necessity Hip Pocket Work Wear & Safety Canberra underwent a massive expansion. This renovation doubled our shopfront, improving our range of gear and increasing the embroidery operation with the addition of two single head embroidery machines to accompany and alleviate the six head. Many Canberra businesses and government departments now trust in us to supply them with quality work wear and equipment.

and the future

We're still growing

We are always forward thinking and repulsed by stagnation. Our team is forever looking at improving processes and bettering the customer experience. We like to stay ahead of the curve with what's new in our industry, whether thats a cool new pair of work boots or technology advancements in garment decoration. We're excited for the next 5 years with many secret plans in the making 😉

From what we've seen so far we continue to look at a bright future.