Babywearing Week Down Under Events 2023

Welcome to our very first Babywearing Week Down Under here in Aotearoa. We have events planned all over the country, so check out the list and see if there is something near you. More events to be added soon so keep checking back! 


Pre-Babywearing Week Down Under events

Saturday 25th March 

Ring Sling & Stretchy Wrap workshop - Slingbabies


Waiatarua Playcentre, West Auckland 


Babywearing Workshop - Slingbabies 

1.30pm - 2.30pm

Inhabit - Avondale Community House 


Babywearing Week Down Under Officially Starts


Monday 27th March

Babywearing Drop in Session - Joy Riders Babywearing Consultant & Kangatraining South Auckland

10.30am 12pm

Manurewa Baptist Church 


Open Day & Hangout - Golden Bay Babywearing Library

10am - 11.30am 

Takaka Memorial Library 


Tuesday 28th March

Babywearing Workshop - Slingbabies

10.30am - 11.30am 

Inhabit - Avondale Community House


Babywearing Week Live - Carrier Demos, Q&As & Giveaways - The Sleep Store


Live on The Sleep Store Facebook Page 


Babywearing Basics - Demonstration and Q & A - Joy Riders Babywearing Consultant 

5.30pm - 6.30pm

Live on the Joy Riders Babywearing Consultant Facebook Page 


Babywearing Week - Walk - Babywearers Manawatu 


The Esplanade, Palmerston North 


Babywearing Walk March - Babywearing Nelson


Botanical Reserve, Nelson 


Wednesday 29th March

FREE Outdoor Kanga Class - Kangatraining North Shore


Lake Town Green, North Shore


NZ Babywearing Week Walk -  Waikato Baby Carriers and Kangatraining Central Hamilton


Hamilton Gardens 


Baby carrier talk @ PIPS Mum's and Bubs group - The Sling Lady


56A Shortland Street, Christchurch 


Thursday 30th March

Q&A with Coralie - The Sleep Store 


The Sleep Store Facebook page 


Babywearing Walk for Babywearing Week Down Under - Joy Riders Babywearing Consultant

10am - 12pm 

Harbourside Playground, Karaka Harbourside 


Babywearing Week Down Under free class - Kangatraining Hamilton Central


Newton Hall 


Friday 31st March

Babywearing DownUnder Week Class - Kangatraining & PreKanga West Auckland 

11am - 12.45pm

Mt Albert War Memorial Hall, Auckland 


Babywearing Drop in Session - Joy Riders Babywearing Consultant 

9.30am - 11am

The Centre, Pukekohe 


Taranaki Babywearing Picnic - Kangatraining Taranaki


Brooklands Zoo 


Morning Tea - Babywearing Week - Babywearers Manawatu

10am - 12pm

Palmerston North Parents Centre 


Monthly Babywearing Sling Meeting - Babywearing Wellington

10am - 11.45am

Trinity Union Church Hall, Wellington  


Saturday 1st April

Ōtepoti Dunedin Carrier Library @ the South Dunedin Street Festival

10am - 3pm

South Dunedin 


Sunday 2nd April

Babywearing DownUnder Sling Walk - Slingbabies 


Ambury Farm, Auckland


Babywearing Week Down Under Walk - Ōtepoti Dunedin Carrier Library


John Wilson Ocean Drive