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Maternity services in rural Australia

If you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy and live in a rural or remote part of Australia, you will want to find out how to get the care and support you need during your pregnancy and labour. Find out which health professionals might be available to you depending on where you live and what your options are for where to give birth. If you need to travel more than an hour to hospital, you might also need to consider where you will spend the last couple of weeks of your pregnancy.

Maternity services in rural NSW

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote NSW

Maternity services in remote Northern Territory

Find out what maternity services are available in remote Northern Territory

Maternity services in rural Queensland

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote Queensland.

Maternity services in rural South Australia

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote South Australia

Maternity services in rural Tasmania

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote Tasmania.

Maternity services in rural Victoria

Find out what maternity services are available in rural and remote Victoria.

Maternity services in rural Western Australia

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote Western Australia

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