Mater Mothers' private hospitals

All classes are two hours long and are taught by a Mater Mothers’ registered midwife. As a mum-to-be, booked in to deliver your baby at one of our Mater Mothers’ private hospitals, you will be able to access our Introduction to Mater Mothers package at no cost via virtual classes.

Introduction to Mater Mothers

Valued at $230, free for Mater Mothers’ privately-funded women. 
Bookings are essential.

  • Hospital tour (virtual and face-to-face)
  • Breastfeeding class (virtual).

To attend additional parent education classes during your pregnancy you may choose to book the below package. Alternatively, you can attend any individual class (perhaps as a refresher) for $135 per couple, per class.

Pregnancy and parenting

Valued at $760, pay only $315

  • Active birth (face-to-face or virtual)
  • Elective caesarean (virtual)
  • When nature needs a helping hand (face-to-face or virtual)

Find out more about our class topics

Please contact your private health fund to find out their contribution to your classes.

Bookings—when and how

Our parent education classes are very popular so it’s important to book as early as possible, to avoid any disappointment. Our classes are available to all Mater mums across Queensland. We recommended you book in for the classes before you are 16 weeks pregnant. 

To book any of the above packages or classes please contact Mater Mothers’ bookings team on
07 3163 8847.

Payment is required at the time of your booking and you will receive a letter confirming the details of your booking and information about the venue for your class.

Hospital tours

We can't wait to meet you and we're sure you're eager to meet our team too! You can take a virtual tour of our hospitals at your convenience. 

Mater Mothers' First Aid for Babies

We also offer Mater Mothers' First Aid for Babies classes in some locations, you can find more information and booking details here.

*Please note, Mater Mothers' First Aid for Babies classes are not included in the Bundle of Joy pogram. 

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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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