Frequently Asked Questions
How much does a consultation cost?
How long is the Consultation?
What should I expect from the Consultation?
Our consultations are warm and supportive. We aim to help you and your baby overcome the difficulties you are experiencing so you can go on to have an enjoyable breastfeeding relationship.
The initial consultation includes:
Do I need a doctor's referral to see a lactation consultant?No you don't need a referral to come and see us.
What should I bring to my appointment?
Can I bring a support person with me?
Yes you are welcome to bring a support person if you wish.
Is the Consultation fee claimable through my Health Fund?Rebates are available from many private Health Funds.
What if I can't make my appointment?
Please inform us as soon as possible if you can't make your appointment as another mother may benefit from taking your time slot. A cancellation fee may be incurred if less than 24 hours notice is given.
What methods of payment can I make?
We accept cash, MasterCard, Visa or American Express
I wasn't able to breastfeed my first baby for as long as I wanted. How can I help make this breastfeeding experience better?
Book in for a personalised ante-natal Consultation. Talking through your experience with someone knowledgeable in breastfeeding matters can help to identify potential problems, and bring to light reasons for the problems experienced with your first baby.
Being aware of potential difficulties means that they can be addressed and solved earlier.
We can help you gain the necessary information and confidence essential for successful breastfeeding.
Is there an age limit for the babies you will see?
No, we are happy to assist with babies of all ages.
Yes! We are a COVID Safe business