Lake Macquarie, NSW

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Welcome to our group

Our group offers information and support in our roles as parents.  We are working at having some online Zoom meet ups.Come along and meet new friends, chat with mothers who have 'been there' and connect with trained breastfeeding volunteers. We will put these in the calendar, email members and  put posts on the Newcastle/Hunter facebook page.... See the link on  our webpage.

With the current restrictions on in-person gatherings, many local groups across Australia are running virtual and online get-togethers. You can view our national calendar of events to find a full listing, and attend a group anywhere in Australia.

Where we are

Lake Macquarie ABA  covers the local areas to the north including Cameron Park, east to Cardiff Heights, Garden Suburb and over to Whitebridge  Charlestown and Dudley and Redhead.  We cover both the eastern and western sides of Lake Macquarie from  Swansea , Belmont  Gateshead  and Valentine via Warners  Bay  West Wallsend ,  Toronto  to  Morisset.

Nearby groups

Breast pump hire

We hire the following breast pumps:

Ardo Carum
Ardo Calypso
Medela Lactina
Medela Symphony

Group contact details

For more information contact: Vicki

Join this group

Membership of this online group is limited to ABA members. If you are a member, please login to join the group. If you are not already a member, you can join here.

More about our group

Due to the social distancing requirements at the moment, we are moving our meetings online. This will be a combination of voice and video session using Zoom, and text only discussion using facebook events.

Like and follow our facebook page for more information.....   we will be advertising meet ups via Zoom   The first one will likely be the first Monday in April

Counselling will be unavailble through these formats, so please contact our national breastfeeding helpline or use live chat on this website if you require breastfeeding counselling.

If you are seeking information about breastfeeding
and the COVID-19 virus, you might find this page on our website is helpful 

 There is a national facebook group  you might like to join.

To become a member you have to  read the whole introduction and answer the 3 questions before you can  join.

Breastfeeding with ABA can be found at: search forBreastfeeding with ABA (Australian Breastfeeding Association).