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Having a baby at a birthing centre

Birthing centres are usually more home-like than hospitals and are run by midwives. In some centres, water birth is an option.

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Choosing where to give birth

Advice on choosing where to give birth, including a midwifery unit or birth centre, hospital or at home, and what to expect from private and public care.

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Going to hospital

Whether you're planning to have your baby at home, in hospital or at a midwifery-led birth centre, you should get a few things ready at least two weeks before your due date.

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Maternity services in rural Tasmania

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

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Maternity services in remote Northern Territory

Find out what maternity services are available in remote Northern Territory

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Maternity services in rural South Australia

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

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Maternity services in rural NSW

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

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Maternity services in rural Western Australia

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

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Pregnancy care & birth at birth centres | Raising Children Network

Birth centres support healthy women with low-risk pregnancies to give birth in a home-like environment. Pregnancy care at birth centres is led by midwives.

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Labour and birth: support people | Raising Children Network

Support people encourage you during labour and birth. The right support can help labour progress. Check with birth settings on rules about support people.

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