“In Calmbirth, we prepare couples for birth, but they take away lessons for life.”

Bec Fagan.

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Calmbirth® Weekend Retreats 



Monthly Weekend Retreat (9am-5pm)

Saturday & Sunday

at 1/35 Woodlark Street, Lismore

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Calmbirth® in short

  • Australia’s most acclaimed & trusted Childbirth Education program.

  • Suitable for any stage of pregnancy, although early attendance from 24-34 weeks is encouraged to allow time for home practise.

  • Can be attended as well as hospital antenatal classes.

  • Calmbirth will bring you and your partner closer discovering a deep connection.

  • Ideal whether it’s your first baby or you’ve already birthed.

  • Suitable for any type of birth

  • Enrich the birth experience "with knowledge comes confidence"

How much does it cost?


 $550 per couple (Monthly retreat dates)

Private health Fund rebates available

All classes include

  • Calmbirth Booklet

  • Downloadable Meditations

  • Calmbirth Goodie bag

  • Wholesome Morning and Afternoon tea both days

  • Ongoing support and guidance throughout your entire journey

Calmbirth Weekend Retreats 2022

February  5th & 6th

March 5th & 6th
March 26th & 27th

April 2nd & 3rd

May 14th & 15th

June 4th & 5th

July 2nd & 3rd

August 6th & 7th

September 3rd & 4th

October 8th & 9th

November 5th & 6th

December 3rd & 4th


Hear what couples say about our Calmbirth retreats


Payment & Cancellation Policy

You can book your Calmbirth weekend retreat in one payment or in 2 separate payments being deposit and remaining payment.

The deposit is required to secure your position in our Calmbirth Weekend retreat. The balance is required to be paid via the website within one week of the workshop commencing or alternatively when you attend the course either by cash, or credit card. Please let Bec know which way of payment is most convenient for you. If you do not attend, your deposit of $300 will not be refunded.

The amount of $150 of the $300 deposit will be refunded for:

  • cancellations for all Calmbirth bookings, which take place at least 4 weeks prior to the calmbirth retreat commencing.

  • If the booking is cancelled less than the 4 weeks of the retreat date, this same amount will ONLY be reimbursed if the cancelled place is filled before the due date. Empowering Birth Journeys will endeavour to find a replacement for the course.

The balance withheld covers credit card, bank and administrative charges incurred with cancellation and re-advertising the couples place in the course. The $150 will be reimbursed to the credit card used to secure the booking.

Please take every care to attend the Calmbirth Retreat on the day you are booked in.

We respect difficult circumstances and will extend kindness and assistance wherever possible to enable you to attend.



Feel educated, inspired & empowered to birth with confidence at our 

Calmbirth Weekend Retreat, Calmbirth Refresher class and our Caesarean 

preparation class