Meet the team
At the Nest we believe that for most women, pregnancy is a beautiful normal life event. We believe in supporting women to feel empowered and central to the decision making during pregnancy and we strive to provide the highest possible standard of care from a known midwife in a beautiful homely location.
Clare is a medicare eligible registered midwife providing private midwifery services at The Nest. Also an educator with a Master of Midwifery, Clare is passionate about women feeling empowered, respected & having choices in their pregnancy journey. With a particular interest in providing pregnancy education for dads, her group sessions are renowned for being fun, interactive and never dull!
Any specific enquires please use our contacts page, or you can contact Clare directly at
Marnie has a passion for all things postnatal. She is an Endorsed Registered Midwife and Lactation Consultant, who also provides private midwifery services at The Nest. She understands the importance of bonding with a new baby and some of the challenges this brings, such as fitting in to a busy family life, settling and breastfeeding. Marnie also provides a free, drop in breastfeeding morning, on Thursdays, at The Nest .
Ange is a privately practicing midwife and childbirth educator who is particularly passionate about the birth process and combining traditional birthing wisdom with contemporary childbirth knowledge. She teaches the highly acclaimed 'Calmbirth' education program as well as acupressure for labour and birth. Ange is also a university-trained herbalist with a special interest in women's health and preconception care.