Obstetrics and Neonatal Services

Baby in crib in Neonate unit

Our Obstetric and Neonatal service provides a comprehensive range of women’s health services to women with low to moderate risk pregnancies.

Our team of experienced and friendly midwives, obstetricians, paediatricians and obstetric care team work collaboratively to provide the highest level of care to all women.

We offer a full range of support services including social workers, physiotherapists, lactation consultants, dieticians and psychiatrists

The unit’s facilities comprises birthing suites, single and double rooms with ensuites and a specialist neonate unit.

Antenatal support services available at Rockingham General Hospital include:

  • Diabetes referral
  • Dietician Clinic
  • Lactation and Breastfeeding Service
  • Newborn Hearing Clinic
  • Obstetric Clinic (low to moderate risk pregnancies)
  • Social Work referrals.

We also have a visiting midwife service who will visit you after discharge from hospital.

More information

Operating hours

We provide 24-hour care

Visiting hours

Visitors are welcome from 8am – 1pm and 3pm – 8pm daily.

Mum and baby one-on-one time is from 1pm – 3pm daily.

For safety and security reasons an intercom and CCTV system controls access to the Maternity and Neonate Unit.


Tours of the Maternity and Neonate Unit at Rockingham General Hospital are held every Saturday, leaving from Elanora's Cafe near the main foyer at 2.00pm.

No booking is required.

Phone 9599 4740 for more information.

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