These lists may not be complete for everyone, as everyone has different preferences and needs. Consult your doctor or a professional for any recommendations or additional information, especially relating to medicines, health advice and information specific to your needs and the needs of your baby.
These lists and guides are intended as a guide only and reflect our personal experience of what we found useful and necessary for ourselves and our babies.
Please note these downloads use Australian terminology and information, so emergency phone numbers listed will vary should you live outside of Australia. Phone numbers are subject to change, so please call your local emergency number if you are concerned about anything regarding your health or your baby.
Colours may vary based on your printer and appearance may vary according to your computer monitor.
These files are in a PDF format, so you can fill in spaces and check off things by editing it on your computer, too! Just be sure to size it to your page for best results.
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Pack Includes: (Watch video to see what’s inside)
-Maternity Bag Checklist: A list of the things I found useful as a mum packing for the hospital with check boxes!
-“Don’t Forget” Bag Tags: Print these out and cut in half to write the things you may need to grab while you run out the door!
-What you need for baby room-by-room: A guide to some helpful items for each room of the house for baby. In bold are the things we found necessary or extremely useful.
-Nappy Bag Packing Guide: A guide to some basic things to pack in your nappy bag with a newborn, infant, crawler, walker/toddler and preschooler as well as a couple tips
-Pregnancy & Postpartum Info and Numbers: Useful information you can write down as well as phone numbers for new and expectant mums
-Clothing Organisation Ideas: A little diagram style of ways you can arrange your baby’s clothing (Extra Download)
-Gift Ideas For Baby List: Helpful suggestions for gift giving occasions for your baby or other babies (Extra Download)
-Ideas For Baby (& Mum) List: Useful items for mums and babies that mums recommend having (and the ABSOLUTE ESSENTIALS). We’ve decided to leave this in even though it isn’t a complete list of useful things, but it is a good list of suggestions of products to look for. Our room-by-room guide is a little more guided.
For the “Don’t Forget Bag Tags”: Tags come blank (Sample is just to show what you could print on the PDF or write)
(Want other colour options for your tags? Get them here)
Some items you may want to remember:
These files are in a PDF format, be sure to size it to your page for best results.
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