Babywearing Week Down Under Events 2024

Welcome to our second 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! 


Monday 8th April


Babywearing Riverbank Walk - Kangatraining Whakatane 


Whakatane Riverbank


Introduction to Newborn Babywearing Live - Joy Riders - Babywearing Consultant


Facebook and Instagram Live    


Tuesday 9th April


NZ Babywearing Week Walk


Hamilton Gardens 


Babywearing Walk - Babywearing Nelson, Close Enough to Kiss and Kangatraining Nelson


Bear Park near Trafalgar Centre 


Newborn Carriers Group Zoom - Babywearing Aotearoa 


Online via Zoom 

Register at


Wednesday 10th April


Babywearing Week Down Under Fit Check Clinic - Slingbabies

9.30am - 11am

Te Atatū Peninsula Community Hall 


Workshop for expectant and new parents - Close Enough to Kiss


Atawhai Playcentre


Thursday 11th April


Babywearing Walk - Kerikeri Babywearers

10am - 11.30am

Kerikeri Plunket Clinic 


Babywearing Week Walk - Kangatraining Tauranga and The Village


Mount Surf Life Saving Club - Mount Maunganui 


Four Position Carriers FAQ Group Zoom - Babywearing Aotearoa 


Online via Zoom 

Register at


Babywearing Fit Check - Close Enough to Kiss and Perinatal Directory


Kind of Perfect.Spot, Nelson


Babywearing Cuppa - Babywearers Manawatu

12.15pm - 1.30pm 

Palmy Parents Centre


Babywearing FAQ's - Joy Riders - Babywearing Consultant 


Facebook and Instagram Live 


Saturday 13th April 


Babywearing Mini Shoot - Babywearers Manawatu


Square Edge Community Arts 


Free Drop-in Consultations  - Joy Riders - Babywearing Consultant


Sir Edmond Hillary Room in Franklin: The Centre 


Babywearing Week Down Under Kangatraining Class - Kangatraining and Pre-Kanga West Auckland 


Mt Albert War Memorial Hall 


Babywearing week down under - "hold onto the magic" - Otepoti Dunedin Carrier Library


Dunedin Botanical Gardens


Sunday 14th April


Babywearing Walk - Babywearers Manawatu


Esplanade Miniature Train Station by the Lido 


April 2024 Meet - Babywearing Christchurch 

10.30am - 11.30am

Manuka Cottage Addington Community House Incorporated