Sydney, Australia.

(global or online services marked * )

Consumer groups

Midwives Australia

Network of independent midwives - If you are looking for an independent midwife in Australia you can search here.

Homebirth Australia

Maternity Consumer Network

Australia's leading advocate on maternity care. 


Breastfeeding and infant support resources

*Australian Breastfeeding Association

*Possums clinic

Helping with breastfeeding and cry fuss problems in a neuro-protective way.


Health services

*Health direct.

For general medical advice.

Also call 1800 022 222  available 24 hours 7 days

*Mothersafe

Drug and medication safety in pregnancy and breastfeeding (also exposures like illness, radiation or other)

Open 9-5 Monday to Friday (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Also call: 9382 6539 (Sydney Metropolitan Area) 1800 647 848 (Non-Metropolitan Area)

*Beyond blue

Call 1300 22 4636

Mental health Information and support for anyone

*Lifeline

Crisis support and suicide prevention

Call 131114


Anna Maria

Women's & Children's Health Specialist, Herbalist & Doula

*Also has online services

Motherhood in Focus

Tara Mahony - Birth and family photographer and doula.

Birth Circles

Northern Beaches, Midwife led antenatal and parenting groups that support families with tools and tips, create community and ask questions in a safe and nurturing environment.

Labour with Love.

Maroubra based midwife facilitated group antenatal classes and TENS hire (yes! highly recommend a TENS machine for labour)


Parenting support

Creating Balance

Sydney based -Infant Massage, Yoga for Children, Empowering Parenting Classes, Building Confident Learners, Ongoing Support Service

The parents village

Clovelly based postnatal and antenatal services focusing on emotional and mental preparation and care.


Birth Doula Support

Doula directory (Australia)