Antenatal & Childbirth Classes

Benalla Health offer a range of information sessions to help support and prepare you for the birth of your baby. 

Antenatal and Childbirth classes commence from 7pm - 9pm on the following dates:

Tuesday 4th July 2023
Tuesday 11th July 2023
Tuesday 18th July 2023
Tuesday 25th July 2023

Please meet at the entrance of Benalla Health Hospital Foyer, where you will be greeted by a Midwife.

The antenatal classes will comprise of the following:

  • Week 1  Physiology of the pregnant parent, stages of labour & Birth.  Tour of Birth suite and postnatal rooms.
  • Week 2  Options of Pain relief during labour, Deviations from the norm: Induction of labour, elective and emergency Caesarean -section.
  • Week 3  Postnatal care & Newborn care (how to care for a Newborn, nappy, bathing, dressing & swaddling etc) and Breastfeeding/Artificially Feeding baby.
  • Week 4  Dietician and Physiotherapy.

To access this service
Please book to attend a session by clicking here 
Or call the maternity unit or ask your GP to send a referral directly to us.

Our contact details are:
Benalla Maternity Unit
Ph: (03) 5761 4749