Babies: Gear for babies

All New baby gear information available here. We’ve got information about baby bags, feeding, bathing, clothing, high chairs and everything you need.

Baby bags

When you first start getting out and about with baby, you’ll feel like you’re packing the entire house – including…

Baby checklist

Here is an equipment checklist of baby products to help NZ parents with newborn babies, including “essential” items you need….

Baby clothes checklist

Make use of this handy checklist of baby clothes / layette to ensure all the essentials for baby clothes /…

Baby clothes shopping list

A layette is the traditional title for a set of clothing for a newborn – originating from the French word…

Baby clothing and accessories

See our great baby clothing and accessory retailers.

Baby gear retailers

Find some great places to get all your baby gear!

Baby sling safety

People have used slings to carry babies since time began, not only for safety, but also to be able to…

Bathing and changing gear shopping list

Kiwi Families have compiled this list of useful equipment for bathing & changing babies, based on the bathing & changing…

Car seats and capsules

This article outlines the options for car seats for babies and children in New Zealand. The safety issues and costs…

Clothing your kids on a budget

Occasionally figures are published regarding how much it costs to raise children. The costs are often eye-watering! One of the…

Feeding shopping list

Here are some products to make baby feeding time easier for parents – we have tried to divide them into essentials…

Gear for bathing and changing

This article looks at bathing and changing gear and helps you weigh up your options for some of the bigger…

High chairs

This article provides you with all you need to know about highchairs before making that all important purchase – your…

Out and about shopping list

Getting out and about in NZ with a new baby can certainly hold some challenges. Here is some equipment to…

Packs and slings

For packs & slings, firstly you need to decide between a front pack, back pack or sling and then weigh…

Portacots

This articles gives great suggestions on what to consider when buying a portacot. Portacots are literally portable cots, which fold…

Prams and buggies

This article provides ideas, help, and advice on all the major features of prams & buggies & strollers. There are so many styles…

Sleep time gear checklist

Here is a list of essential items for your baby at sleep time and some items that may be nice to have…

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