TOOWOOMBA BABY & TODDLER EXPO

Saturday 20th July 2019 10am - 3pm

Toowoomba's premier parent, baby and toddler expo with the latest products, services and information to help you through all stages of your parenting journey.

The Toowoomba Baby & Toddler Expo
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EXHIBITORS

Care Fertility is Toowoomba’s newest IVF clinic.  Women’s Health Only and Care Fertility Toowoomba will journey with you every step of the way – from infertility, conception, pregnancy, birth and beyond!  We are committed to providing personal service and a tailor-made treatment plan for every one of our patients.


Concordia Lutheran College offers a unique coeducational learning environment for Prep to Year 12 students across three beautiful campuses in Toowoomba, Queensland. Our College offers a vibrant community that is inclusive, welcoming and friendly. Every student is seen as an individual with a special contribution to make. The three campuses provide Concordia students with the best of both worlds - they learn and grow in a caring, supportive atmosphere of a small school while benefiting from the extensive opportunities presented by being part of the greater College community. Concordia encourages individuals to develop their particular strengths and talents to become mature global citizens, confident in their abilities and compassionate towards others.

Our focus at Evolve Women’s Health is to provide exceptional specialist care in all areas of obstetrics and gynaecology.

We provide continuity of care for all women – not only for pregnancy, but for all your women’s health concerns, and throughout each stage of your life.

Evolve Women’s Health has been set-up with women in mind, the waiting room is a place where our patients, mums, partners and mums-to-be can relax. The treatment rooms are equipped with the latest technology and have been designed to put patients at ease. The Doctors and support staff at Evolve Women’s Health are passionate about patient care and comfort and will take the time to discuss any concerns with you.


First 5 Forever is about working together as a community, to spend time with our babies and children in their first years, talking, playing and reading so that growing brains get what they need at the right time! Research shows that up to 90% of a child’s brain development happens in the first five years.

The Toowoomba Region Council First 5 Forever Program offers Story Time, Baby Rhyme Time and Music and Movement sessions in a variety of community venues including shopping centres, play groups and parks. 

Baby Rhyme Time

Baby Rhyme Time helps develop the skills needed to communicate and to learn to read. In a friendly and relaxed environment you and your baby can learn rhymes, action songs and finger plays to share together.

Music and Movement Time

Come sing your sillies out and jump your jiggles out with our Music and Movement early literacy story time for children five and under.

Story Time

Storytime is a great way to develop a love of reading. Have fun with stories, songs, rhymes and learning activities aimed at children aged two to five, and their parents and carers.

 

For local information on First 5 Forever activities see the news and events section at:  https://toowoomba.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/MSGTRN/OPAC/HOME  

For information, ideas and resources to help you make the most of the first five years visit first5forever.org.au


Little Miracles Maternity is your local maternity wear store. We sell a large range of affordable and stylish maternity and nursing clothes. We are dedicated to bringing you exceptional service and to helping you feel gorgeous while you are pregnant and breastfeeding. We want you to feel confident and enjoy your pregnancy.

We stock over 12 different labels and cater for ladies from size 6-26. We offer professional bra fittings in store. We also stock and fit the famous SRC pregnancy and recover shorts and leggings.


Mamushka is a totally Australian owned and operated design label. We design beautiful, quality clothing for maternity, nursing and beyond.

My Midwives is a midwifery practice which provides an option for complete pregnancy, labour, birth and postnatal care from early in pregnancy until your baby is six weeks old. Having care with My Midwives means that instead of attending the hospital, GP or obstetrician you will see the same midwife throughout this period including for labour and birth. Your midwife is able to order and interpret scans and blood tests and prescribe medication. They will guide you through any option you choose for labour and birth. Both private and public options are available for your inpatient care in hospital. Women seeking midwifery continuity of care have the luxury of having their own midwife available by phone 24/7 from early in pregnancy and throughout those first six weeks when you are learning about your baby. They can assist you with everything from pregnancy nutrition and exercise through to breastfeeding and settling. Our services also include a range of educational packages for women having care with other providers and we also have postnatal packages of care available. My Midwives is thrilled to be a Gold Sponsor of the Toowoomba Baby and Toddler Expo in support of our wonderful community of Toowoomba.


Many women struggle trying to be all three things: A Mother, A Wife, A Business owner. Toowoomba Mumpreneurs is a Women based corporation for Mothers and was created to help struggle Mumpreneurs pursue their goals and strives to success. They are Empowered Women Empowering Women making Mums Lives easier as they help reach their potential business dreams. Toowoomba Mumpreneurs create a balance for your working and social environment buy promoting and helping you get the most out of your business whether your providing services, products or financial and legal. Toowoomba Mumpreneurs provided you with time management as then you will be more consistent of tasks your are completing for your business with more appealing elements in your business appearance.

Friendly, quiet cafe, great place to meet up with friends, have a chat over coffee and a home made pie, or a sweet treat. Home Made Meals also available.

   


Discount Maternity knows how hard it can be to dress to a budget during pregnancy and breastfeeding. We source our products from around the world and bring them to you at crazy prices! Our famous “$10 shop” is full of lots of brands you know and love. We have managed to buy them as end-of-lines, or closing down sales and can pass on the savings to you. All our items are new and we stock sizes 6 – 20.

   


Pregnant or returning to fitness with your baby or toddler? Then the Pre & Post Natal Fitness Training with Tash at GETT Fitness is for YOU. Offering Specialised Group Functional Training for Pre & Post Natal Women, Pregnancy Pilates Classes and 1:1 Assessments & Personal Training.


Hotmilk is the leading brand of beautiful nursing bras and maternity lingerie, currently sold in over 50 countries around the globe. Hotmilk's vision is to change maternity and nursing lingerie the world over by revealing the sexy woman inside the loving mother. Hotmilk continues to be the brand that is sought out and recommended by mothers, especially by those wanting lingerie that empowers and encourages them to feel fabulous, and to be decadent, at a time when they deserve it most!

Hotmilk's glamorous lingerie certainly does not skimp on being feature rich to ensure you have comfort and support throughout your pregnancy and beyond. Not only does Hotmilk specialise in lingerie, our sleepwear is sensual, sophisticated and delightfully functional, so much so that it is sought out by women who are not pregnant or nursing simply because of its beauty, comfort and support.

Available at our local stockist Little Miracles Maternity Wear.

 

 


Imagine is committed to providing childcare and education that exceeds standards in childcare service delivery within our local community. Our centres provide inspiring learning environments for children, promoting creativity, individuality and self confidence. At Imagine, we understand the busy lives of families and value how important our role is in providing a community support hub that goes beyond the delivery of standard childcare. We want you to feel welcome at our centres, and we ensure that we allow our families to prepare for their day ahead relaxed in the knowledge that their child is safe and happy.

Welcome to Lockyer Valley Midwifery a personalised one to one premium midwifery service for all women and their families, we provide care across all models of service including home, hospital, waterbirth and birth centre. Our aim is for all women to have access, choice and options around their journey of pregnancy and birth.

Lockyer Valley Midwifery has access to Ipswich and Toowoomba Hospitals, services provided are preconception advice, women’s health clinic, antenatal, intrapartum (labour/birth), postnatal, breastfeeding and birth preparation classes. We also stock a variety of pregnancy products including support garments, naturopath supplements and resources.

Home visits Monday and Tuesday. Clinics every week Ipswich Wednesday, Gatton Thursday and Toowoomba Friday. Contact us to book your free bulk billed consultation today. Medicare and Health Insurance rebates available some conditions apply.

Lockyer Valley Midwifery – Your Journey Your Choice.


Affinity Education Group Our centre is part of an Australia-wide network of early learning centres owned and operated by Affinity Education Group. There are more than 150 early learning centres across Australia. Affinity Education Group’s primary focus is to provide children in our care with the highest standard early education programs, through the provision of localised education programs that align with the relevant curriculum requirements in each state. Regardless of the centre or brand, every Affinity child is cared for equally and given the same opportunities to shine. Affinity educators are leaders in the early childhood education field, and partner with parents of children in our care to create positive outcomes for each child. Affinity has a clear vision to see each of the shining stars within our care grow up to be inspiring, capable, confident individuals who tread a continuous path of learning. We all strive to achieve this by bringing out the magic of kids in everything we do. That’s the Affinity Way.

The SRC Pregnancy and Recovery range of products have been designed by women for women. This unique, patented product has now helped thousands of Mums worldwide to feel supported during their pregnancy and to recover easier & enjoy their baby. Anatomical Support Panels (ASP) developed and patented by SRC Health deliver targeted compression, ideal for treating multiple conditions during pregnancy and after delivering.

Available at your local stockist Little Miracles Maternity Wear.


Story House is an emerging leader in the early childhood sector with a strong emphasis on growth, and a commitment to providing quality early childhood services to children and families in the greater metropolitan areas of Australia. At Story House, every child’s story matters to us. We believe that each child is on their own unique journey that shapes the person they are and who they will become. Just like chapters in a book, we understand that each child steps through their ‘story’ at their own pace and in their own time.


Toowoomba Gardens is a privately owned and operated early learning centre in the heart of Toowoomba. The centre opened in early 2019, the sister centre of the highly regarded and award winning Highfields Gardens Early Learning Centre in Highfields. ​ The centre caters for children from nursery through to school age. We pride ourselves in providing exceptional care and education for your child(ren). ​


The Toowoomba Group of the Australian Breastfeeding Association provides mother-to-mother breastfeeding support, information, regular group meetings and breast pump hire and sales to mothers in and around Toowoomba. We also run Breastfeeding Education Classes. Our group discussion meetings (with a breastfeeding or parenting topic) are on the first Friday morning of the month. Our casual Chat and Play meetings are on the third Friday morning of the month. Our coffee evenings (with a breastfeeding or parenting topic) are on the last Friday evening of the month. A qualified volunteer breastfeeding counsellor or community educator is present at all our events.


GK Gluten Free Foods introduced Gloriously Free Oats into Australia in 2009. Since then customers in Australia have been eager to source uncontaminated oats. It is important to note that here in Australia, a product that contains oats cannot claim to be ‘gluten-free’ due to current food labelling laws. Mainstream oats are predominately contaminated at the farm level where growers also process gluten containing crops such as wheat, rye, spelt or barley. We test each batch the is imported and display these results on our Compliance page.  

Gloriously Free Oats are uniquely grown and processed in uncontaminated organic facilities, both in the USA and Australia, to ensure they maintain their purity. They are sourced from GF Harvest in the USA, grown and processed by a family who understands purity protocol from planting to packaging.


Lifestyle Padded Playmats for the Whole Family. Large Exercise/Playmats that look like a rug.


Our local Australian Physiotherapy Association titled Women's, Men's and Pelvic Health Physiotherapist provides expert assessment, treatment, advice and education in the pre and post-natal stages including pelvic floor health, exercise and pregnancy related conditions. The team at Up and Active use an evidence based approach to individualise exercise programs based on both the patient and the condition. As part of our assessment and treatment programs we use diagnostic Real Time Ultrasound and the Reformer Pilates machine to aid in the rehabilitation of our patients. We also stock a wide range of SRC brand pregnancy and post surgical shorts.


A boutique breastmilk & DNA keepsake jewellery business. All keepsakes are personally crafted using your most precious inclusions.

Book yourself in for a massage. 👉 Great relaxing environment 👉 Theraputic Massage that will help relieve your stresses yet give you energy. 👉 $70 for an hour 👉$90 for $90minutes!!! Hot stone or crystal energy healing available What are you waiting for???

All About Sleep offers parents personalised guidance and support for children aged between three weeks and fours years of age. Tori is a certified Infant and Child Sleep Consultant and registered teacher who is passionate about empowering parents with the tools and strategies they need to help their children sleep well. All About Sleep’s core principle is “Sleep is the Foundation of Health”.


I offer Placenta Encapsulation in the Raw and Traditional Chinese Methods also Cord Keepsakes, Prints and Tinctures. I will collect your placenta and returned it to you as soon as possible, usually within 24 to 48 hours so you can begin feeling the benefits as soon after birth as possible. All of my equipment is sanitised and proper safety precautions and protective attire are used for your safety and also for mine.

Bowen Care Toowoomba offers Bowen Therapy which is a gentle soft tissue therapy that relieves pain. No forceful manipulations are used, making it safe for anyone from pregnant women to newborn babies. During pregnancy it can help relieve pelvic pain, lower back pain and sciatica. Bowen Care Toowoomba is owned & operated by Tracy, a qualified Bowtech Accredited Bowen Therapist and also a current practising Registerd Nurse & Midwife.

   


Capture and preserve the important memories in your child's first stages of life. Whether you want to cast and keep your pregnancy bump or have your child's precious hands and feet casted in time and framed, Capturing Beautiful Keepsakes will be there to help you hold onto the memory.


With a love for capturing natural images that last a life time. Shooting in both natural light and studio, let me help you create your perfect memory.

Whether it be maternity, newborn, family, wedding, business or any other occasion, if there is a moment to be captured I love to be apart of it.


Kindermusik is a classroom learning experience for children aged 0 to 7 years. We teach children music so they can become better learners. It's about developing skills for the whole child - cognitive, physical, social, emotional, language and musical. You're here because you love your child. You want to give them the best possible beginning in the world. And you'd love to know what's going on inside that wonderful little mind. You came to the right place.


Accessories for mum & baby designed and handmade in Australia. Love, Charlie xo is owned & operated by a mum and daughter team who provide beautiful, practical items with a focus on safety and affordability for the everyday mum. We make a large range of dummy clips, teething accessories, pram toys & hand sewn goods, and stock some baby & breastfeeding essentials


Professional full time Civil Marriage Celebrant , from the Country to the City – the Bush to the Surf. You select your venue and I will perform your ceremony. - Weddings - Naming Ceremonies - Commitment Ceremonies - Renewal of Wedding Vows Margaret is a full time, professionally trained Marriage Celebrant, conducting ceremonies in South East Queensland . She brings the spirit and passion of collaboration to her work as a Celebrant to help you design the ceremony you would like, at a venue of your choice. Naming Ceremonies , a joyful way to celebrate the birth of your child, welcoming them into a loving circle of family and friends and recognising the responsibilities of parents, and godparents.


Milk Covers aka breastfeeding covers are lightweight and breathable. The cover has a little ridge so you can see through to your special little monkey. These covers are idea for anyone who would like to build their confidence with breastfeeding in public, provide cover from cheeky onlookers and to provide a shield to stop your little monkey from getting distracted with the outside world. These covers can be used for breastfeeding, a cover for your pram and capsule and can be used for pumping when needed. Milk Covers are made from muslin or cotton and come in a variety of colours.

   


Reclaim your free time with the help of Miss Prim’s Cleaning. Working throughout Toowoomba and the surrounding areas, we specialise in office cleans, house cleans, spring cleans and pre-sale cleans. Our aim is to deliver exceptional cleaning services that will leave your home or office sparkling. At Miss Prim’s Cleaning, we understand that our clients want a healthy environment and eco-friendly solutions. You can trust we use only top quality, all-natural cleaning products. Ask us about our ENJO and Norwex chemical-free cleaning options. For a quote, please call Miss Prim’s today!

Experienced physiotherapists dedicated to your recovery from musculoskeletal, sports and women’s health issues. Services include; pre/post natal care, pelvic, back and SIJ pain and return to exercise, including clinical pilates


Toowoomba’s Expert Sellers’ and Buyers’ Agents Picket Fence Properties is Toowoomba’s newest and most innovative Real Estate Agency. Founded in 2019 by Principal and respected Toowoomba professional, Bryan Gray, PFP aims to deliver personalised, affordable real estate services for buyers and sellers.


SLEEPYJAYS swings are a colourful canvas and fabric swing for children 6mth to 4years, a swings that is beautifully handcrafted to last not only your first child but all your children and passed on to friends and family, or maybe kept for future generations. They are built with comfort and safety in mind and come with two matching cushions. We have many coloured canvas and fabric for you to choose from.


Welcome to Thriving Families, a local supportive service combining the the clinical experience of three highly qualified professionals- two Child Health Nurses and a Social Worker.

Thriving Families are child sleep consultants and can provide information and support around development, behaviour and counselling. We are all Mums and know how hard parenting can be. We are passionate about helping families in their journey. Let us become part of your cheer squad.



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Venue info

Address:

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Royal Toowoomba Showgrounds
Glenvale Rd
GLENVALE QLD 4350

Contact: convenor@toowoombababytoddlerexpo.com.au