Plant a Little Ray of Sunshine

Author, TV presenter and UNICEF Australia National Ambassador for Child Survival Tara Moss launched our golden jubilee rose, Little Ray of Sunshine recently. Sales of the beautiful hybrid tea rose with a gorgeous scent help ABA support more mothers.  
Find out more about the rose and order one here ....

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Essence is our bi-monthly member magazine. In our March issue you can read our interview with author Tara Moss, find out about breastfeeding and obesity, what painful breastfeeding means and what it's like raising a family in one of Australia's most remote locations.

Become an ABA member now and start receiving Essence today!


Lactation consultant, breastfeeding counsellor, journalist and mum-of-3 Simone Casey blogs regularly for us on all things breastfeeding and parenting.

Read Simone's blog

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2014 seminar series, Breastfeeding: Challenge your thinking. Seminars were held in five major cities and online and speakers included Kathleen Kendall-Tackett (USA), Alison Baum (UK) and Dr Alison Hazelbaker (USA).

Our next event is our national conference Liquid Gold from 1-3 August 2014. Find out more here ....

Learn what to do

Expecting a baby? Most babies breastfeed within an hour of being born, so its important to learn what to do well before your baby is due. Come to a relaxed, information-packed Breastfeeding Education Class for expectant mothers and their partners!
Find out more ....

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What's on

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The program is out for our golden jubilee national conference Liquid Gold being held in Melbourne1 - 3 August!
Visit the Liquid Gold website to read the program or find out more!



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What's new

ABA has completed a trial project with technology company Small World utilising wearable computer Google Glass to support mothers with breastfeeding.

Read our media statement here ....
Find out more about the trial ....

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Become a member of the Australian Breastfeeding Association and receive your free copy of our book Breastfeeding … naturally valued at $34.95, plus other great benefits! Find out more
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Gift membership
Do you know someone who is pregnant or a new parent? Give them a unique and practical present – ABA membership! Giving the gift of membership will connect your friend or loved one to all of the Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA)’s support services and networks. Buy a gift membership here
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Expecting a baby? Have you got questions about breastfeeding? Come to a relaxed, information-packed Breastfeeding Education Class for expectant mothers and their partners! Find out more about classes here