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Types of car seats
Types of car seats (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Many different types of car restraints are available. Different types are suitable for use by babies and children up to 10 years of age. In Australia, car restraints are grouped into four distinct types, as well as combination types. Using a ... Read More »

The child car seat checklist
The child car seat checklist (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Which car seat does my child need? All children are required to be safely and correctly restrained in an appropriate car seat when travelling by car. By law, children up to the age of seven must be fastened in an ... Read More »

Choosing the right car seat
Choosing the right car seat (4 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)

The right car seat to choose depends on your child’s age and size. It is important to buy the right type of child restraint, as Australian laws not only state that children up to seven years of age must travel ... Read More »

Laws governing car seats in Australia
Laws governing car seats in Australia (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Using a safe car seat is not just a responsible thing for parents and other adults to do when they travel in a car with children, it has many safety benefits and is a legal requirement in all Australian states ... Read More »

Installing a car seat correctly
Installing a car seat correctly (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Once you have chosen the right type of car seat for your baby or child, you’ll need to put aside time to install it correctly in your car, and secure your child safely in it every time you drive. It is ... Read More »

Driving safely with children
Driving safely with children (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Kids are unpredictable, which means driving safely with children can be challenging, and requires preparation. It’s impossible to predict when a child will do something that distracts you while you’re driving. And unlike a ringing phone, you can’t just ignore ... Read More »

What to pack in your child’s change bag
What to pack in your child’s change bag (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Your go-to nappy bag checklist! Newborn: 0-3 months Babies: 3-12 months Toddlers: 1-3 Years Adults Quick trip Downloads Your go-to nappy bag checklist! It’s great for parent and child to get out of the house. Whether it’s for a necessary ... Read More »

Colic: What it is and signs and symptoms
Colic: What it is and signs and symptoms (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Recognise the signs of colic crying and when it isn’t colic and you should take your baby to a doctor Read More »

Infant Colic
Infant Colic (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Colicky pain causes baby crying and makes it hard to settle a baby. Find out what colic is, including symptoms and signs of colic in babies Read More »

What are the causes of colic?
What are the causes of colic? (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

What causes colic in babies and what does not cause colic. If it isn’t colic what else could be causing the problem Read More »

 
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