About Acupuncture Works

Acupuncture Works is an Acupuncture Clinic and Holistic Healing Centre, founded by Phil Macqueen, located on the border of Alexandra Hills, Birkdale and Wellington Point near Brisbane, 4160,  Queensland, Australia. Acupuncture Works, established in the Redlands for 35 years is now set in tranquil bushland setting. The clinic has two sound proofed treatment rooms for privacy and a waiting room. The clinic is air-conditioned and bird song outside is often is louder than the air conditioner.


 At Acupuncture Works, our belief and passion is to support our patients, holistically to achieve ultimate, vibrant health! Our holistic approach to vitality, means no referrals to a varied number of specialists but our clinic practitioners can help you overcome your health challenges and achieve your health goals to Feel good and Stay good Naturally!   If this is your goal too, then you are in the right place!  


The therapies offered at Acupuncture Works, to help patients achieve optimal health and well-being are:

  • Acupuncture, which can include Moxibustion & Cupping, Nogier style ear acupuncture.
  • Naturopathy,  Nutritional Analysis & Advice & Flower Essence
  • Tui Na (Chinese Massage) Sports – Therapeutic and relaxation Massage,
  • Numerology
    • Reiki & Energy Healing

Learn more about our services here


To support our patients, we provided Meditation & Mindfulness classes Monday nights 7pm to 8pm  Cost  –  by donation

These are hosted by our Reiki and energy healer Mandy Herbert, also know as the Rainbow Lady.

We are open Monday to Saturday with both day and evening appointments available.

Many of our treatments are covered by private health insurance and you can claim through most health funds.

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Our Acupuncturist – Musculoskeletal Expert

Melissa Bond – Av. Dip. Acupuncture, Cert IV Remedial Massage


Melissa has been self-employed in her own business, Silver Spiral Acupuncture (based in Mareeba) for 5 years. Her practice included a large proportion of musculoskeletal conditions due to the farming nature of the area. During this time Melissa consolidated her acupuncture skills dealing with a wide range of conditions and gathering practical healing techniques to culminate in a thriving clinic in a small town.

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Our Reiki and Energy Healer and Meditation presenter

Mandy Herbert


Mandy Herbert has been practicing Reiki for many years, is a meditation facilitator and practice in local schools.

Reiki using healing with energy is a modality which compliments Acupuncture.

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We use the traditional 3000 year old Chinese medical system.

  • It is drug free with no side effects.
    • It is natural medicine that stimulates self-healing.
    • It works on our Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual levels.
    • It gives amazing results.

These are our extra special qualities that make our patients feel nurtured, cared about and welcome.