Welcome to our store

About Us


Hatsdirect is the online and mail order service of The Hattery, Australia's leading hat shop.

Situated in the town of Katoomba in the stunning World Heritage listed Blue Mountains, two hours west of Sydney by train or car, The Hattery is a family owned business established for well over 20 years. During this time it has developed into a significant destination in it's own right.

The first class service we offer and extensive range of hats and accessories have customers returning again and again - in person and on-line. 

Our permanent stock range focuses on Akubra fur felt and Barmah leather hats - great Australian hats. We also import styles from other specialist hat makers including  Hanna Hats and Caps from Ireland, Tilley Hats from Canada and Hills Hats, Four Peaks, Lynsey Champion, McDonald and Lothlorian Knitwear from New Zealand. 

Our in store Fashion ranges are constantly changing in-sync with our spectacular seasonal weather.and include hat labels such as Betmar (New York), Parkhurst (Canada), Laulhere (France), Crochetta, Jendi, Morgan & Taylor, Boutique Imports, Before Dark, Fiona Powell, Scala and then there are the scarves........

We have expert staff on hand to fit you in person and, if you are purchasing on-line, assist you with any questions or advice. Advertised lines are available for immediate dispatch and if for some reason they are temporarily unavailable customers will be contacted within 24 hours of order being placed.

Hats purchased in the store can be shipped overseas GST free.

Hat Boxes leave daily - specially designed and made for us to protect hats on their journey with insurance on all parcels included and a secure on-line shopping system as part of our professional service. 


If you are visiting Australia, why not, like many others, include us on your itinerary. You can be assured of a warm Australian welcome ☺

    Size Chart



    Working out your size - getting it right the first time.


    Fedora, Akubra and Felt Hats

    The size chart below is a guide to equivalent sizes in other measures. If you are unsure of your head size, please remeasure your head in inches or cms.

    cm inches UK Universal USA
    53 21 6 1/2 x-small 6 5/8
    54 21 1/4 6 5/8 small 6 3/4
    55 21 3/4 6 3/4 small 6 7/8
    56 22 1/8 6 7/8 medium 7
    57 22 1/2 7 medium 7 1/8
    58 22 7/8 7 1/8 med large 7 1/4
    59 23 1/4 7 1/4 large 7 3/8
    60 23 3/4 7 3/8 large 7 1/2
    61 24 1/4 7 1/2 x-large 7 5/8
    62 24 1/2 7 5/8 x-large 7 3/4
    63 24 7/8 7 3/4 xx-large 7 7/8


    Barmah Canvas & Leather Hats

    Barmah Hats are designed to be very easy to fit. The leather has a natural stretch and the elastic sweatband gives as well adding up to a very comfortable hat.

    Place a tape measure above the ears, and take it around the widest part of your head. Do not pull the tape tight. Selct a hat closest to the measurement you have taken.

    cm inches Universal
    53 - 54 21 1/4 - 3/4 small
    55 - 56 21 3/4 - 22 1/8 medium
    57 - 58 22 7/8 - 23 1/4 large
    59 - 60 23 3/4 - 24 1/4 x-large
    61 - 62.5 24 1/2 - 24 7/8 xx-large


    In the event of a hat not fitting we accept returns. If you still need assistance or want to double check the result please contact us at sales@hatsdirect.com and we will be happy to advise further.





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    Ends 2nd December 

    (MIN ORDER $150.00 AUD)