About Us

Wendy Hee is an AHPRA registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner, trained at the University of Technology (UTS), Sydney. Wendy’s clinical experience includes the Chinese Medicine Clinic at the UTS (one of Australia’s busiest) clinics, and internships at the Sydney Survivorship Centre at Concord Repatrinan tien temple unaderraation Hospital‘s Cancer Care Centre and the Sichuan People’s Provincial Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital in the Acupuncture, Cardiology, Dermatology, Diabetes, Digestion, ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat), Gynaecology, Oncology, Prevention Centre and Tuina (massage) departments in Chengdu, China.

Wendy is the first Acupuncturist on the North Coast Cancer Institute Complementary Therapists List at Port Macquarie Base Hospital.

Wendy worked for the Leicestershire and Sheffield Health Authorities in the UK managing health promotion projects. Whilst working for East Midlands Shape, with Survivor’s Poetry, she co-organised England’s first regional Arts in Mental Health Forum bringing together musicians, poets, dance and visual artists advocating for acceptance and community respect.

Wendy lives in Wauchope with her partner Dr Stephen Healy, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Environment and Society at the University of New South Wales. We are members of the Wauchope Community Arts Council, Hastings Landcare, Rural Fire Service, Micro Business Forum, Wauchope Chamber of Commerce and Wauchope Council Community Action Team.

Qi+Tonic won Excellence in Microbusiness at the 2022 Wauchope and Hinterland Business Awards

Our website images promoting Wauchope and our hinterlands are by local photographer Craig Williams, thanks to a Wauchope Chamber of Commerce marketing grant for participating in Small Business Month. Check out Craig’s photography on Facebook

Say hello when you see us on our river walks, wave or honk when you see us on our tandem rides around Redbank and Rosewood or join us at weekly Tai Chi practices in Wauchope.

We are passionate about adding tea tasting as a culinary pursuit around the mid north coast. Join us for a cuppa! Qi and Tea helps you use herbs for everyday health and serenity. Like Qi and Tea on Facebook!