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Warkworth Birthing Centre

Public Service, Maternity, Maternity/Birthing Facilities


Warkworth Birthing Centre opened in February 2000. It is situated in rural surroundings on a hill above the town and has a quiet, homely atmosphere.

Full birthing facilities are available for normal births and a pool is available for labour and birth. Your midwife provides your labour and birth care with your second midwife coming in to assist at the birth.

After the birth of your baby and until you go home there are midwives, registered nurses and maternity assistants to provide care for you and your baby. Your midwife will visit or phone you daily and continue to provide your postnatal care at home after discharge from the birthing centre.

If contemplating a normal birth or if you have had a previous normal vaginal birth then why not think about birthing at the Warkworth Birthing Centre?

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Referral Expectations

If you want to birth at the centre and/or stay postnatally, your LMC will assist you in filling out your booking form.

Please click here for the form. Your LMC will also need to have an access agreement with us.


All our services are free to NZ citizens and permanent residents.

For information about eligibility for healthcare in New Zealand refer to the Ministry of Health website


  • Labour & Birth

    The Centre has two birthing rooms both with their own deep pool, stereo for CD or ipod, equipment for monitoring your baby and resuscitation equipment.… More

  • Post Natal

    During your postnatal stay a registered midwife or registered nurse will co-ordinate you and your baby's care.… More

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Visiting Hours

Between 3pm and 6pm daily

Partners welcome to stay for the entire duration


Ample free parking is available next to the centre. If you are coming into the centre in labour, or transferring from the hospital after having your baby, you can drive right up to the main entrance where there are car parks available.   


We have a caretaker resident on site. Please ring the bell to summon staff on arrival.

Contact Details

Warkworth Birthing Centre

North Auckland

56 View Road

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Street Address

56 View Road

Postal Address

56 View Road
Warkworth 0910

This page was last updated at 3:53PM on July 27, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Warkworth Birthing Centre.