Waikato maternity facilities

This page lists the maternity facilities available in the Waikato area.

Tertiary maternity facilities are designed for women with complex maternity needs which require specialist multidisciplinary care. Well women may use these facilities in the absence of other maternity facilities in their area.

Primary maternity facilities are designed for well women who have no complications during pregnancy. They’re run and staffed by midwives.

For information on the different kinds of maternity facility, see Where to give birth.


Tertiary maternity facilities

Waikato Hospital

Contact and address

Address Selwyn Street
Hamilton
Website Waikato Hospital
Phone 07 839 8899

Primary maternity facilities

Birth Care Huntly

Contact and address

Address 5 Onslow Street
Huntly
Website Birth Care Huntly
Phone 07 828 7648
Fax 07 828 7944

Features

  • Two birthing rooms, one with birthing pool and one with spa bath
  • Four postnatal rooms

Pohlen Maternity

Contact and address

Address Pohlen Hospital
56 Rawhiti Avenue
Matamata
Website Maternity – Pohlen Hospital
Phone 07 881 9100 ext 802
Fax 07 881 9101
Email admin@pohlen.co.nz
Postal address PO Box 239
Matamata 3440

Features

  • Two birthing rooms
  • Five single postnatal rooms
  • Located within a rural community hospital

River Ridge East Birth Centre

Contact and address

Address 35 Von Tempsky Street
Hamilton East
Hamilton
Website River Ridge East Birth Centre
Phone 07 839 0425
Fax 07 839 0419
Email info@riverridgeeastbc.co.nz

Features

  • Four birth rooms include birthing pools
  • Fourteen postnatal rooms

Taumarunui Hospital

Contact and address

Address Kururau Road
Taumarunui
Website Taumarunui Hospital
Phone 07 896 0020
Postal address Private Bag 1002
Taumarunui 3946

Features

  • Maternity unit offering birthing and postnatal care
  • Located within a rural community hospital

Te Kuiti Hospital

Contact and address

Address 24 Ailsa Street
Te Kuiti
Website Te Kuiti Hospital
Phone 07 878 7333
Fax 07 878 6087
Postal address Private Bag
Te Kuiti 3941

Features

  • Postnatal single rooms
  • Two birthing rooms, and birthing bath
  • Located within a rural community hospital

Thames Birthing Unit

Contact and address

Address 412 Mary Street
Thames
Website Thames Birthing Unit
Phone 07 868 6550
Fax 07 868 9864
Postal address PO Box 707
Thames 3540

Features

  • Two birthing rooms with en suite
  • Birthing pool
  • Three rooms with en suite for postnatal stay
  • Located within a rural community hospital

Tokoroa Hospital

Contact and address

Address Maraetai Road
Tokoroa
Website Tokoroa Hospital
Phone 07 886 7239

Features

  • Maternity unit offering birthing and postnatal care
  • Located within a rural community hospital

Waihi Hospital Maternity Annexe

Contact and address

Address Waihi Hospital
Toomey St
Waihi
Phone 07 863 8089
Email info@waihihospital.co.nz

Features

  • Single rooms
  • Spa bath
  • Colocated with convalescent and aged-care facility

Waterford Birth Centre

Contact and address

Address 27 Tisdall Terrace
Hamilton
Website Waterford Birth Centre
Phone 07 839 0281
Fax 07 839 0284
Postal address PO Box 8111
Hamilton 3245

Features

  • Primary birth centre offering birth and postnatal stay
  • Birthing rooms have an adjoining spa bath and en suite
  • Postnatal room with individual en suite and double bed
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