Breastfeeding your Baby

Although breastfeeding is the most natural way to feed your baby, it doesn’t always come naturally to new mothers or even experienced mothers. Rest assured that there are lots of people and resources available to help you. 

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bathurst Community Health Centre:

Drop in breastfeeding clinics, lactation consultancy, breastfeeding education sessions.

Vicki, Kylie and Kate 02 6330 5677

Bathurst ABA group:

Breast pump hire, antenatal breastfeeding education sessions and more. For more information contact Lauren via email at or Alice at

Join their Facebook group

Like their Facebook page

australian breastfeeding association

Provides mothers with practical mother-to-mother support and information, enabling them to establish and continue breastfeeding. Call the helpline for 24/7 phone support.

1800 686 268


Call Mothersafe for over the phone advice regarding medications and other substances that may affect breastfeeding.

1800 647848

breastfeeding your baby

An excellent resource created by NSW Health.

Westmead tongue tie clinic

Sometimes breastfeeding and attachment issues can be attributed to a tongue tie in your baby. Read more about it here and discuss further with your GP or Child and Family Nurse/midwife.