Services
Gold Coast Midwifery Practice (GCMP) offers a range of services and options that enable you to feel safe, healthy, happy and confident throughout your pregnancy, birth and beyond. GCMP believes in the importance of providing you with individual continuity of care with your known midwife, from early pregnancy to 4-6 weeks postnatally.  

Our services include:
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Midwives that encourage and support you to achieve a natural and active birth
  • Referral for routine blood testing in pregnancy
  • Referral for ultrasounds
  • Pregnancy advice, support and education
  • Labour and birthing preparation
  • Antenatal and/or postnatal care packages (excluding labour)
  • Labour, birthing, and immediate postpartum care (currently negotitating for public hospital access)
  • Group antenatal/parenting classes if demand necessitates
  • Choice for antenatal and postnatal homevisiting
  • Access to a midwife 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week
  • Home birth option for low risk women
  • Water immersion and waterbirthing (dependent on place of birth)
  • Ongoing breastfeeding education and support
  • Early parenting education and support
  • Postnatal  care up until 4-6 weeks
  • Referral to a lactation consultant  if needed
  • Medicare Rebates