Australian Bureau of Statistics
Interesting statistics about birth, breastfeeding and babies compiled by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
Australian based community providing information on attachment parenting and gentle parenting techniques.
Ameda product information including a Questions and Concerns section.
Ask Dr Sears
Comprehensive information about breastfeeding, bottlefeeding, sleep problems & more.
Australian Breastfeeding Association
Breastfeeding information and education.
Australian Department of Health and Ageing
Guidelines for breastfeeding mums including detailed healthy eating and nutritional information (with sample menu), fluid intake and food that may adversely affect a breastfed baby.
Australian Lactation Consultants’ Association
Find an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in your area.
Australian Multiple Birth Association
Twins, triplets and more - support for parents of multiples.
Parenting portal including breastfeeding articles and community bulletin boards. US based but now with an Australian website.
Baby Friendly Health Initiative
Protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding in Australia. Includes the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, the global standard for health services’ assessment and accreditation.
Baby Milk Action
Part of a global network to protect breastfeeding and tighten regulations on the formula feeding industry.
Better Health Channel
Part of the Victorian Department of Human Services’ free health and medical information site which covers common breastfeeding topics.
Government national depression initiative and hotline. Includes information about postnatal depression.
Breastfeeding Your Baby Booklet
Download the NSW Health Department’s booklet on breastfeeding which addresses common questions and concerns.
Site for mums and nursing professionals seeking breastfeeding support and advice.
Children, Youth & Women’s Health Service
Adelaide based website run in conjunction with the Children’s Hospital. Breastfeeding information including common problems, expressing milk and weaning.
Advice and information about parenting, including sleep, separation anxiety, discipline and potty training.
Variety of breastfeeding links covering a range of topics.
International Association of Infant Massage
Discover the benefits of baby massage and find a class in your area.
International Baby Food Action Network
Aims to promote, protect and support breastfeeding and optimal infant feeding practices. Includes articles on contaminants in baby formula and the hazards of using BPA bottles.
Jane’s Breastfeeding Resources
Breastfeeding information and news including links to articles by Dr Jack Newman and breastfeeding forum.
Breastfeeding and parenting information website.
La Leche League International
World leading breastfeeding organisation with extension information and resources for nursing mothers.
Medela product range and information.
Links for breastfeeding mums and health care professionals. Site is a collaboration of agencies and organisations including US National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health.
Natural Family Online
Articles about breastfeeding, attachment parenting and more.
Raising Children Network
Australian parenting website sponsored by the Australian Government with information including breastfeeding techniques, problems and solutions and supplementing.
The Baby Wearer
US based website which includes information and articles about many aspects of using a baby carrier.
Westmead Children’s Hospital
Fact sheets on a range of common childhood conditions.
World Breastfeeding Week
Learn about World Breastfeeding Week, it’s objectives and how you can participate.
Woman’s Royal Hospital
Breastfeeding education and support from Australia’s largest specialist hospital dedicated to improving the health of all women and newborn.
World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
Global network aiming to protect, promote and support breastfeeding as a right of all children and mothers.
World Health Organization
Global health authority who emphasise the importance of breastfeeding.
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