Thomson Women's, Children's
and Birthing Unit
Before baby is born
You’ve found out you’re going to have a baby. Where do you start your journey?
You’re not alone. More than 800 women give birth at our hospital each year.
After baby is born
You and your baby will be moved to our postnatal unit for a short stay.
First Nations families
Wunman Njinde! We have cultural care for you and your baby.
The Better Health Channel provides a guide to your baby’s development.
Special Care Nursery
Specialised care to give your baby the best possible start to life.
Becoming a parent can be challenging and at times, overwhelming. The Agnes Unit is a space for parents and infants under 12 months of age to get to know each other and strengthen their bond.
Information for GPs
LRH’s requirements for referrals and a list of our obstetricians.
New facilities in 2024
A bigger, modern women’s and children’s unit is coming soon.
Recommended reading to help you along the way.