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Cancer Network Group Service


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.


At Head High Caroline and Kate showcase their own range of headwear whilst also stocking other brands and styles of headwear for people experiencing hair loss from chemotherapy, radiation, alopecia or other medical reasons.

Head High's range of hats includes Ripcurl and  the Spanish Buff headwear along with a wide and varied selection of headwear to suit many tastes, including Bamboo headwear designed in Denmark for comfort; cool in summer and warm in winter. Sunhats, beanies, turbans and caps are all available in Men's, Women's and Children's styles. As not all of our headwear can be shown on our website we recommend calling us to view and organise a private consultation or if you are looking for something in particular. Our website offers a convenient purchase by Paypal service and we post all over NZ and overseas. We also accept the Ministry of Health headwear subsidy.

Having lost her own hair with breast cancer treatment in 2009, Caroline has first hand knowledge of how devastating hair loss can be. Using this experience, Caroline and Kate can genuinely understand what you are going through and are well qualified to know what you are looking for in your search for soft, comfortable, secure and interesting headwear for hair loss.

We also offer a "make to order" service; if you can't find a particular match for your special outfit we will happily try to find or make something to suit for that special occasion.

Head High is a Ministry of Health approved supplier of headwear so you can use your wig and headwear subsidy when purchasing headwear from us and we will make the process as simple and stress free as possible for you. 

Overseas orders can be made online should you wish to purchase and send to loved ones overseas.


Kate  McIsaac - Business Owner
Caroline Steele - Business Owner


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Via website www.headhigh.co.nz or email or phone  Kate (09) 478 4456 or Caroline 027 222 7580 for an appointment to view or discuss how to use the headwear subsidy. 


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Please phone us if you would like to make an appointment to come and view our headwear, with no obligation to purchase.

We are flexible outside of these hours if necessary and can do weekend viewings by appointment. You can also  view and order online via our website www.headhigh.co.nz or phone/email us if we can assist in any way or if you are wanting to use your Ministry of Healthy subsidy we can assist you with this process.


Christmas Hours  - closed for one on one consulations from 23rd Dec  - 10th Jan 2022 but still open for online orders, though please allow a few days delay with postage during this busy holiday period. 

Public Holidays: Closed King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (27 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (18 Apr), Easter Sunday (20 Apr), Easter Monday (21 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Languages Spoken


Services Provided

Cancer support

Wigs and accessories

  • Wigs and accessories

Disability Assistance

Support to make decisions, Assistance to move around

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi, Phone, Online / virtual / app, Speak with women / wahine, Child / Tamariki friendly, LGBTQIA+ friendly

Travel Directions

Available on request

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Public Transport

Bus stops within 10min walk

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Offsite parking available

Contact Details

8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Please contact us if you would like to make an appointment to view our extensive range of headwear. Thankyou

23 Garadice Road
Rothesay Bay
Auckland 0630

Street Address

23 Garadice Road
Rothesay Bay
Auckland 0630

Postal Address

PO Box 65113
Mairangi Bay
Auckland 0754

This page was last updated at 2:25PM on June 13, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Head High.