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Bowel Cancer New Zealand

Cancer Network Group Service


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


We are a registered patient and family led charity for people and their families/whānau affected by bowel cancer. We are working to raise awareness of symptoms, promote early diagnosis and encourage fair and equitable access to treatment for those affected by bowel cancer.

For more information about Bowel Cancer NZ, visit Registered Charity number CC44166.


Rebekah Heal - General Manager

Trisha Cooney - Board Member

Peter Krijger - Board Member

Kevin Jones - Treasurer

Rachel Afeaki Taumoepeau - Board Member

Sarah Derrett - Spokesperson

Stefan Corbett- Chairperson

Annika Lim- Deputy Chairperson

Louisa Graham- Secretary

Loren Quarrie- Office Coordinator

Mary Bradley - Communications and Fundraising Manager

Victoria Thompson- Nurse Support Coordinator

How do I access this service?

Contact us

In the first instance, please email us at:  or write to us at:

Bowel Cancer NZ

PO Box 301517

Albany 0752



9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Services Provided


  • Support during treatment
  • Support for bereaved children
  • Support for family/whānau/partners
  • Support groups
Main member group
Stage 4 and beyond
Just diagnosed
Carers and whānau


  • Grief counselling
  • Home & family
  • Mental wellbeing

Nursing support services

Freephone 0800 BCNZ NURSE (226 968)

Online Chat Bot on


Cancer Types

Lower Gastrointestinal (Bowel / Rectum / Anus)

Contact Details

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Postal Address

Bowel Cancer New Zealand
PO Box 301517
Albany 0752

This page was last updated at 11:30AM on January 26, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Bowel Cancer New Zealand.