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    Default Borrow a baby carrier

    Hi. I've heard that there are groups where I can borrow a baby carrier to see if my bub likes it? I've googled and can't find anything like that. Am I imagining that I can do this without buying one first? A link to somewhere might be good!!
    Ps I have a sling but am interested in an ergo now that my bub is getting bigger but they are expensive to buy especially if she hates it!

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    I'm on the gold coast. I can hire one somewhere?

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    Try Hire for Baby?

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    I've got an ergo if you want to have a go with it. My DS doesn't like it he's too wormy. I'm on the GC too. Send me a PM if you're interested.

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    Thanks ladies. I just found that hire for baby have carriers just not sure if they have an ergo. But I hired my pump from them so I will check it out on Monday.
    I don't know if bub will like it to be honest. She doesn't like the sling much.
    Thanks bubs n roses I will pm you.

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    Thanks missie_mack! You are always so helpful to me!!

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    Tammy, if you find one let me know!

    Nevermind just read the replies properly where is hire for baby?
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    There's ahire for baby at varsity lakes. They are really great.

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    Search fb for "gold coast attachment parenting" and there's a group (it's the only one that comes up) that are really friendly and supportive - if you joined up and came to meets I'm sure someone would lend or let you play with any of their carriers.

    Otherwise I'm I'm Southport, I have an ergo sport if you just wanted to play with it try it on etc. Though I still use it so not willing to part with it. Otherwise I have a carrier that's for a small baby - it is a "crotch dangler" though - that I'd happily give away as it needs a home and I cbfed selling it.

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    There's a few facebook groups - brissy meets happen all over at least once a week where you can go & meet other Mummas & try various wraps etc.


 

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