Maternity Unit

Breastfeeding Support

Address: 21 Landsborough Street, Warragul 3820
Phone: (03) 5623 0672

Breastfeeding Support is designed to assist you to feed your baby successfully.

How breastfeeding support can help you

Breastfeeding support offers the services of a lactation consultant in a warm and friendly environment.

The clinic aims to:

  • provide assistance and information to enhance a mother’s ability to successfully breastfeed
  • promote self-confidence and satisfaction in mothers wishing to breastfeed
  • promote the health and nutrition of both mother and her baby
  • provide assistance and information regarding settling techniques

Who may attend

  • parents experiencing feeding / parenting difficulties with babies
  • mothers who are experiencing problems and require extra assistance to successfully breastfeed their baby
  • parents with unsettled babies

How to access breastfeeding support 

Families may self-refer or be referred by:

  • antenatal clinic staff
  • hospital staff
  • district nurse
  • maternal and child health nurse
  • general practitioner
  • paediatrician
  • obstetrician

What you should bring

  • your child health record book
  • nappies and a change of clothes for baby
  • pram (for baby to sleep in)
  • toys for other children
  • plastic bag for soiled nappies
  • you are welcome to bring your own lunch, snacks and drinks

The program is open Monday – Friday 9.00am – 4.00pm by appointment

Telephone (03) 5623 0672 to:

  • make an appointment, or to obtain advice
  • leave a message on the answering machine, if consultant unavailable
  • obtain emergency numbers

Alternatively, you can also email