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Active Birth Pools Australia is a subsidiary of Birth International Pty Ltd. We have been providing birth pools in Australia since the year 2000. Birth International is a leading expert in the field of birth pools and waterbirth. In 2017 Birth International joined forces with Active Birth Pools to become the Australia and New Zealand supplier.

Active Birth Pools combines superior materials with cutting-edge engineering and production, enabling us to offer the finest water birth pools available. Long established as the benchmark standard, our birth pools are a quantum leap forward in every respect.

Features of Active Birth Pools

  • 20 year guarantee
  • Life expectancy of 25+ years
  • Optimum performance – minimum risk – maximum value
  • Fabricated in Ficore®, a superior material exclusive to Active Birth Pools
  • Rated No. 1 for safety, comfort and support
  • Designed to facilitate and encourage physiological labour
  • Handmade to order in England by highly skilled craftsmen

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No. 1 water hygiene rating

Innovative solutions resolve all safety issues

Midwives safeguarded from risk

Simple & safe for mothers to use

Manual handling made easy

Optimised for emergency evacuations


Value for money

Life time warranty

25 plus years life expectancy

Mothers and midwives love our water birth pools

Winning combination of price, quality and performance

Proven to optimise resources, attract clients & save money


Transforming the birthing environment

Enhancing physiological labour

Performance optimised

Increasing comfort in labour

Superior material enhances comfort, support & utility

Increasing midwifery job satisfaction

Meet Our Team

Jane Palmer
Jane PalmerManaging Director
Qualified as a midwife, lactation consultant and childbirth educator Jane established Pregnancy Birth and Beyond in 1992. Jane became the managing director of Pregnancy Birth and Beyond when we incorporated 2011.
Laura-Jane Marsden
Laura-Jane MarsdenWebsite manager and Social Media Guru
Laura-Jane has been working with Birth International since 2012 managing the online forum. In 2017 Laura-Jane’s roll has switched to managing our website content and our social media campaign.
Michelle Cowling
Michelle CowlingBusiness Administrator / Operations Manager
The go-to person at Birth International. The best organiser you’ve ever met.

Servicing clients in Australia and New Zealand

If you’re looking for a water birth pool we’re uniquely qualified to be of service