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Lactation Clinic and Breastfeeding Support

Birthcare has qualified lactation consultants on staff available for breastfeeding advice.

Birthcare also has a lactation clinic where you can book a 1 hour private appointment for one-on-one advice and support with feeding. You will need a referral from your lead maternity carer; please click here to download the referral form.

Charges are as follows:

  • Free for women who have birthed at Birthcare until 28 days, then $80
  • $65.00 for women who have had a postnatal stay of more then 12 hours at Birthcare until 28 days, then $80
  • $80.00 for women who did not birth or have a postnatal stay of more than 12 hours at Birthcare
  • $80.00 for all antenatal lactation consults

Birthcare hires breast pumps as well as breastfeeding products. For prices of these visit the lactation section of our website.

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This page was last updated at 9:45AM on September 7, 2021.