Maternity services

Our range of maternity services offer you and your family exceptional care – from pregnancy to birth and into the early parenting of your precious new baby.

Your birthing journey begins here...

When you choose St John of God Geelong Hospital for your maternity care, be assured that you have chosen an experience and level of care that’s focused on you, your baby and your family.

You can expect a private room, your choice of doctor from Geelong’s leading obstetricians, highly qualified and experienced midwives and pre and post-natal education and support.

But what else do we offer?

We know it’s the little things that matter most when it comes to caring for you during your pregnancy – like celebration platters, luxury Molton Brown toiletries, double beds and no charge for partners to stay overnight as well as access to our Relax@Rydges package where applicable.

Your maternity choice

When you choose St John of God Geelong Hospital for your maternity care, you are giving your baby an exceptional start to life. Every baby’s birth is unique - our caregivers are here to support you and your doctor to meet your personal birthing and care needs. Our maternity and neonatal facilities are some of the finest in the country and we offer comprehensive parent education to give you everything you need as a mum-to-be.

Our obstetricians

Our obstetricians are leaders in their field and choose to work at St John of God Geelong Hospital knowing you receive the highest standard of care before, during and after your stay.

What mums-to-be need to know

Our obstetricians, midwives, lactation consultants and other health professionals share their expert advice on everything mums-to-be need to know about pregnancy, birth and beyond through our maternity blogs.

Parent education

As a mum-to-be at St John of God Geelong Hospital, you have access to our comprehensive parent education classes covering what to expect during pregnancy, childbirth and throughout early parenthood.

Interested in our maternity services?

Book a maternity tour to see why mums-to-be choose St John of God Geelong Hospital for their maternity care.

The tour gives you an opportunity to view our facilities and meet our midwives.