+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 31
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    19,776
    Thanks
    5,212
    Thanked
    7,063
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts

    Default Isofix carseats

    Can you even buy them in Australia - the actual capsule? I've never seen them but really would like to be able to buy one for older child (age 5) to fit him until age 7 yo. He currently has the standard Maxi Rider.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    In an apartment
    Posts
    767
    Thanks
    142
    Thanked
    65
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Benji View Post
    Can you even buy them in Australia - the actual capsule? I've never seen them but really would like to be able to buy one for older child (age 5) to fit him until age 7 yo. He currently has the standard Maxi Rider.

    i dont think they are legal in aust. shame, everyone says they are so much safer

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    14,057
    Thanks
    1,875
    Thanked
    2,608
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    I don't think you can, but I know they plan on bringing them to Australia in 2013.

    (off the top of my head, I could be wrong)

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    19,776
    Thanks
    5,212
    Thanked
    7,063
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Well no wonder I'm not having any luck finding them lol. What a shame, 2013 sounds like such a long time away.... then DS will likely not need one anyway!

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Newcastle
    Posts
    14,956
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    634
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    They dont pass standards yet.

    I want some, but cant find a car with 3 points.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    168
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    32
    Reviews
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by TripleTime View Post
    They dont pass standards yet.

    I want some, but cant find a car with 3 points.
    DS pressed send too soon

    I'm pretty sure some european seven seaters have 3 points, like the Peugeot touring models.. But I dont think any small cars have that, isofix seats sit a fair bit in from the door (another reason i think they are really safe) so fitting three seats in the back is impossible, unless the ar has three genuine seats not the usual 2,5..
    Last edited by Hunbun; 13-12-2011 at 15:25.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Newcastle
    Posts
    14,956
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    634
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    New mazdas & Subaru's have 3 points. there are cars out there.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    ocean shores
    Posts
    2,279
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked
    233
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    What do you mean by 3 points?

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Newcastle
    Posts
    14,956
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    634
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Ability to put 3 seats across the seat using ISOFIX, instead of 2.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    659
    Thanks
    241
    Thanked
    273
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by TripleTime View Post
    New mazdas & Subaru's have 3 points. there are cars out there.
    My sister's Subaru Impreza has 3 points.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Isofix. Legal 2013??
    By IndigoJ in forum Product Recommendations & Questions
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 10-11-2012, 00:27
  2. Maxi Cosi & Isofix & Familyfix / Easyfix base
    By nosuchthing in forum Product Recommendations & Questions
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 25-03-2012, 07:44

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Nice Pak Products
Australian Made and Owned. The Baby U Goat Milk Skincare range is enriched with soothing goats milk sourced from country, Victoria. Goat's milk has a pH level close to that of our own skin and contains natural sources of amino acids and vitamins.
sales & new stuffsee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
featured supporter
Ro and Co
Ro and Co kids cooking classes and parties are a fantastic way for children to experiment with food. The classes and parties are designed to be both educational and fun, giving your child the skills they need to be confident and creative in the kitchen.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!