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New dedicated Obstetric Theatre

Today we opened a new dedicated obstetric operating theatre located adjacent to the delivery suite – which in many respects provides us with the final component in offering a fully integrated Maternity service. Although the majority of women tend to have an uncomplicated and natural birth, a number of mothers encounter problems requiring a caesarean…

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Latest Event

20th Anniversary Celebrations for Mater Maternity

The Mater Hospital held a special Babies Reunion for some of the 40,000 babies who have been born at the Hospital since the Maternity unit was opened in February 1991. Hundreds of former Mater Babies and their parents – which included several leading Australian celebrities and politicians – were on hand at Luna Park to…

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Recent Testimonial

Elka Whalan

As soon as we fall pregnant the second thought that comes to my mind after the pure joy, elation and blessing of bringing another child into the world is the Mater Maternity Ward. Experiencing two amazing births here, their level of care is beyond what you imagine or expect. Not only do the highly trained,…

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