When preparing to bring your baby into the world, there are items you will need to bring to the hospital to ensure you are comfortable during the labour process and the baby has everything it needs to make a safe entry to the world. Their journey to their new home should also be hassle free and an enjoyable experience. 

It’s important that this experience is as comfortable as possible for you as this is a life changing process and can be overwhelming if you aren’t prepared. That is why we have constructed a list of items you should have in your hospital bag for the special day. 

Essential items for mum


  • Snacks or drinks of your choice 
  • Hair bobbles or clips to make sure your hair is out of your face
  • Bring your own toiletries – make sure to bring your usual supply  
  • Comfortable, loose fitting and lightweight clothing for before, during and after birth which make you feel relaxed and not too hot 
  • Sleepwear such as slippers, comfy pyjamas and a dressing gown 

Items to make you more comfortable and to help you relax

  • Oils/massage lotion 
  • Lip balm 
  • Magazines 
  • Headphones for music or any of your electronics to pass the time 
  • Your own pillow to make you feel at home 

Other things to consider…

Hot water bottle

A girl’s best friend- Luxury Cosy Faux Fur Pom Pom Hot Water Bottle


Mini Handheld Fan to keep you cool


Listen to calming and relaxing sounds to make your experience more out of this world

For the baby be sure to include..


Pampers Baby Nappies Size 1 (2-5 kg/4-11 Lb) Premium Protection, (New Baby), 144 Count

Delicate wipes

Water Wipes Baby Wipes 4×60 Pack Sensitive

Car seat

Infant Car Seat Comfort Fix

Baby hat

Soft Touch Pack of 2 Baby Hat Baby Boys Girls Cotton Hat


Baby Bodysuits, Cotton Short Sleeved Vests


Twin Pack – 100% Pure Organic Cotton


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