28 Weeks to Birth

What you should do... (Checklist)


  • Medicare Card
  • Eastern Health Maternity Record
  • Friends and family phone numbers
  • Mobile phone
  • Comfortable casual day clothes
  • Maternity bras, dressing gown and toiletries
  • Snack food and drinks
  • Sanitary and breast pads
  • Current medication
  • Baby clothes and newborn nappies
  • Lots and lots of undies!

Preparing for your baby's birth: Coming into hospital to have your baby is a very special time. This information aims to assist you in preparing for your stay at Angliss or Box Hill hospitals to ensure you have a positive experience at Eastern Health.

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