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Active Birth Pools Australia is a subsidiary of Pregnancy Birth and Beyond Pty Ltd. Providing birth pools in Australia since the year 2000, Pregnancy Birth and Beyond is a leading expert in the field of birth pools and waterbirth. In 2017 Pregnancy Birth and Beyond joined forces with Active Birth Pools to become the supplier for Australia and New Zealand.

Active Birth Pools provides a combination of superior materials with cutting-edge engineering and production enable 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 + 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

Optimised for performance

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.
Catherine Howe
Catherine HowePBB and Birth International Manager
Catherine took the position of personal assistant to Jane Palmer in 2010. Through skill, determination and passion Catherine now manages the operations of both Pregnancy Birth and Beyond and Birth International. If you need a quote or have a question Catherine is the best person to contact.
Laura-Jane Marsden
Laura-Jane MarsdenWebsite manager and Social Media Guru
Laura-Jane has been working with Pregnancy Birth and Beyond Pty Ltd since 2012 managing the online forum. In 2017 Laura-Jane’s roll has switched to managing our website content and our social media campaign.

Servicing clients in Australia and New Zealand

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