24 Apr 2015

Love Your Midwife this May 5

We are collecting short video clips to collate and publish to show our appreciation for our midwives and our maternity model of partnership and continuity of care.

17 Feb 2015

Michel Odent touring New Zealand this May

In conjunction with Capers Bookstore, Home Birth Aotearoa is proud to announce that Michel Odent will be hitting our shores this May to present his workshop Childbirth and the Evolution of Homo Sapiens.

03 Oct 2014

Hui proceedings and information 2014

Haere mai, Haere mai!

The annual Spring hui will be held on the weekend of Friday 10th – Sunday 12th of October. Please see for the full program, and information for attendees.

18 Sep 2014

National Spring Hui 10-12th October 2014

The Home Birth Community of Aotearoa is warmly invited to come along to our National Spring Hui, to be held at the Umupuia Marae, Auckland.

We invite representatives and members of Regional Home Birth Groups, Home Birth Midwives and anyone identifying positively with home birth in Aotearoa to gather with us for some in-depth korero. Come for a day or stay overnight. This is a family friendly event and we have a commitment to meet the needs of our children and whanau.

08 Aug 2014

Save the Date! National Spring hui 2014

We are pleased to advise the date for the Home Birth Aotearoa national hui has been set for the weekend of the 10th, 11th and 12th of October.

22 Jul 2014


“Microbirth” is a new feature-length documentary looking at birth in a whole new way; through the lens of a microscope. Investigating the latest scientific research, the film reveals how we give birth impacts the lifelong health of our children and potentially could even affect the future of humanity.

07 Jul 2014

Writing your birth story

Want to write your birth story, but unsure where to start? Here Author Carla Sargent explains the value of writing your birth story and we provide some tips on getting started.

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