We have added precautions to keep our women, newborns and staff safe as coronavirus (COVID-19) evolves. From Thursday 19 March, we will be restricting the number of people who can enter Mater Mothers’ Hospitals and will undertake routine health screening before entering. You can find out more information about our COVID-19 response here.

Welcome to Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane

At Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane, we know that having a baby is a special time for you and your family. As part of Australia’s largest maternity service, we’re here to support you through preconception, pregnancy, birth and early motherhood.

When you choose to have your baby with us, you can expect continuity of care from your chosen obstetrician who will work closely with our team of experienced health professionals. Together, we will provide personalised care and support every step of the way, ensuring the arrival of your newest family member is as safe, memorable and stress-free as possible. 

During your stay at Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane, you are guaranteed accommodation in a private room with private ensuite, a day bed for your partner to stay overnight, as well free Wi-Fi and Foxtel. Our award-winning room service delivers freshly prepared, nutritious meals specifically designed by Mater chefs and dietitians, direct to your bedside. You and your family will also have around the clock access to the expertise and support offered by our caring team. 

You will have access to state-of-the-art facilities and a comprehensive selection of support services in one convenient location in South Brisbane. Mater Mothers is home to Queensland’s first purpose built 24/7 Pregnancy Assessment Centre, our internationally renowned Maternal Fetal Medicine Service and an onsite Neonatal Critical Care Unit which includes an intensive care unit for babies who are born with extreme prematurity or require lifesaving care.

Booking into Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane

The Caring Continues

You will also have access to our The Caring Continues offering. If you and baby are well and meet the eligibility criteria, you can choose one of three packages after birth to best suit your needs, including Health and Wellbeing at Home, Helping Hand at Home and Mater Moments at Emporium Hotel South Bank, a luxurious support option for Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane mums.

Antenatal education

To help you prepare for your journey into parenthood we’ve designed a range of flexible online education class options on both weekdays and weekends, covering a number of topics for you and your support person. Our goal is to empower you as you approach the birth of your baby, and to get ready for the weeks that follow. You can find out more about our online antenatal and parent education classes here.

Your pregnancy journey







Baby care

Baby care

Why should I have my baby at Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane?

When you choose to have your baby at Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane, you will have access to comprehensive specialist care in a compassionate, nurturing environment as well as state-of-the art maternity facilities; so you can be rest assured that you and your family will receive world class personalised care before, during and after your baby is born.

At Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane, we know how important the finer details are. We want your stay with us and journey home, to be safe, comfortable and as smooth as possible by providing exceptional support to you and your family every step of the way. We are also thrilled to offer our exception Mater Moments at Emporium Hotel South Bank option.

Choosing your own obstetrician to manage your private maternity care

One of the many benefits of private maternity care is the ability to choose your own specialist obstetrician to manage your pregnancy. This includes antenatal appointments, care during labour and delivery, as well as postnatal follow up appointments.

Our team of experienced health professionals will work closely with your obstetrician throughout your pregnancy and after your baby arrives.

Meet our obstetricians

What services does Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane provide?

Our experienced, caring team is here to guide you every step of the way, from preconception, pregnancy and birth, right through to caring for your newborn. Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane offers a comprehensive range of exceptional maternity facilities and specialist support services for you and your family in one convenient location, including:

  • Mater’s state-of-the art Maternal Fetal Medicine service which is internationally renowned as a leader in providing holistic, evidence based care to women with high-risk or complex pregnancies
  • Queensland’s first purpose build Mater Mothers’ Pregnancy Assessment Centre where you can access private, specialist emergency maternity care, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, if you experience complications or concerns at any time during your pregnancy
  • a bespoke and flexible antenatal education program to inform and empower you as you prepare for the birth of your baby, and the early weeks that follow. Our classes are presented by experienced midwives and physiotherapists who are skilled in childbirth education and women’s health. We also offer a 2.5 hour first aid course specifically for parents with babies
  • anaesthetists onsite, should complications arise while you are in hospital. A fully staffed onsite operating theatre and adult intensive care unit provides around the clock emergency care for peace of mind
  • Australia’s largest private Neonatal Critical Care Unit which includes an intensive care unit for babies who are born with extreme prematurity or require lifesaving care, and
  • our Parenting Support Centre offering free expert parenting support and guidance, including breastfeeding support, sleeping and settling…etc for Mater parents up to six months after the birth of your baby.
  • The Caring Continues options have been designed to offer support, and a little luxury. We've created packages that you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home, as well as a luxurious option at Emporium Hotel South Bank.

Have you recently fallen pregnant? Congratulations! Here’s what to do next:

  • Check your level of private maternity cover with your private health insurer
  • Choose a private obstetrician to manage your private maternity care
  • Request a referral from your GP to see your chosen obstetrician
  • Contact your private obstetrician to book in your initial consultation (your first appointment will be at 12 weeks)
  • Book into Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane using our Online Patient Portal to complete your patient registration form.


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For urgent assessment at any stage of your pregnancy, please present to your nearest emergency centre or Mater Mothers’ 24/7 Pregnancy Assessment Centre in South Brisbane.

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