Midwifery practice in Australia has undergone a huge change over the last few years. Whether you wish to hire a midwife or become one, this section will inform you all you need to know to about midwifery practice, the changes introduced by the Australian government and how this affects your choices.
If you are thinking about hiring a midwife, you will find information below about how they can help you during the pregnancy, birth and postpartum periods. You can also learn about the various midwifery models of care, where to find a suitable midwife and the various benefits of hiring a private midwife.
If you are a midwife or interested in becoming a midwife, browse through our suggestions for relevant midwifery courses, articles and links to help further your knowledge.