Jump to content

Best place to try out prams in Perth
Need a big range so I can try before buy!


  • Please log in to reply
13 replies to this topic

#1 Krunchie29

Posted 31 December 2012 - 02:50 PM

Hi there

Can anyone recommend a shop that has a large range of prams and car seats so I can try before I buy!

Thanks

#2 **MrsPotatoHead**

Posted 31 December 2012 - 11:33 PM

I'm not to sure that there are many big shops around anymore, most seem to have a very limited range of prams and not always the best ones.  I do remember the Baby Shop out in Ossie Park on Frobisher Street was pretty good.

I have just imported a Peg Perego Switch Four for my sister in law as I think this will be best for her.  Unfortunately these prams are not available in Perth and probably not even in Australia.  The best thing about them is the fact that the seat unit is separate to the frame so initially you use the Viaggio Capsule on the frame for bubs and then as they get bigger you can clip the seat on which can face mum or away from mum.  Brilliant prams these...

Sorry for my waffle, I love prams but after 3 children and no more coming I have to live through my sister and sister in law for my pram fixes!!! LOL so sad....

Good luck and if you would like more info pm me original.gif

#3 LJandAJ

Posted 01 January 2013 - 11:30 AM

Baby Expo in Balcatta have a good range of prams and car seats

#4 PurpleNess

Posted 01 January 2013 - 02:02 PM

Baby Bunting ! Worth the trip south, they have a huge range and often good discounts. Best baby shop in town

#5 Lyn86

Posted 01 January 2013 - 02:08 PM

Babies r us in Cannington had a fair few when we were looking (2 years ago now).

#6 Inigo Montoya

Posted 01 January 2013 - 02:13 PM

Baby bunting!! Definitely worth the trip south.

#7 SeaPrincess

Posted 01 January 2013 - 05:47 PM

If you get to Baby Bunting, there's Baby Road just across Norma Rd and a Mothercare shop just nearby as well.

#8 ELH05

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:41 AM

Baby Bunting - is that a name change of an existing store ?

#9 f.hall81

Posted 02 January 2013 - 01:43 PM

Bought our cot at baby bunting in Myaree and our pram from Baby expo in Balcatta. I'd suggested researching online for the pram that meets all your needs and then find a shop that stocks it. Baby expo was the only shop in Perth that stocks ours.

#10 SeaPrincess

Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:57 PM

QUOTE (ELH05 @ 02/01/2013, 06:41 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Baby Bunting - is that a name change of an existing store ?

No.  Mothercare has taken over the Baby on a Budget site next to Spotlight, and Baby Bunting is new (well, it wasn't there when we were in the market for baby goods, so new to me)  in the complex where Bed Shed, Fernwood and Rebel Sports are located.

#11 ELH05

Posted 02 January 2013 - 05:42 PM

QUOTE (SeaPrincess @ 02/01/2013, 02:57 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
No.  Mothercare has taken over the Baby on a Budget site next to Spotlight, and Baby Bunting is new (well, it wasn't there when we were in the market for baby goods, so new to me)  in the complex where Bed Shed, Fernwood and Rebel Sports are located.


Thanks - same 2 years ago they weren't around !  Expecting bub 2 in 12 weeks so will be checking their range!

#12 HGL

Posted 17 January 2013 - 03:58 PM

I haven't heard of Baby Bunting either. I use to live in the area and went to Fernwood so I'll have to check it out in a few months time.

#13 ELH05

Posted 17 January 2013 - 10:08 PM

Went there on Sunday, definitely a great range !

#14 TRR

Posted 23 January 2013 - 06:48 PM

Hi,
Baby Bunting is on William St Cannington down from spotlight. Mother care is on Albany Hwy after carasoul shops, it's near some car yards  don't miss it, it's car park is in front of the shop.Baby Bunting had a new catalouge out today. I'm going to put my capsual on layby tomorrow. I'm using the safe n sound capsual with the new mountain buggy urban. Love mountain buggy

Edited by TRR, 23 January 2013 - 06:49 PM.





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Mum shares hilarious story about attempting shower sex

As most parents know, finding time for sex post-kids is one of life's not-so-little challenges.

16 things you'll learn on the preschool party circuit

Kids birthday parties sound fun in the abstract but the reality is they often end up an introverts worst nightmare – forced social interaction in the name of good parenting.

The 92-year-old who's a great-great-great-grandmother

A 92-year-old Canadian woman has become a great-great-great grandmother this week after the family welcomed a baby boy.

The Pramrolla mimics a walk in the park to help your baby get to sleep

Simply put the pram brake on, set the wheels on top of the Pramrolla, plug it in and off they go ... or so they think.

Beyonce shares surreal pregnancy photo shoot

Pop superstar Beyonce on Thursday released a slew of photos of herself posing pregnant and nude.

Airport staff order mum to squeeze her breasts to prove she's lactating

A Singaporean mum of two has spoken about her humiliation at the hands of German airport security guards who ordered her to prove she could breastfeed.

How to keep your baby or toddler safe at home

Child-proofing tips that will ensure your home remains a safe haven for curious toddlers and babies on the move.

Told to get rid of their dogs, this expectant couple took the sweetest photos instead

When the couple conceived their first human child they came under enormous pressure to give up their dogs.

Bereaved parents take baby home for 'family time' after death, thanks to cuddle cot

A bereaved mother has spoken about her decision to take her daughter's body home to spend time as a family before her funeral.

'Get off your phone!': the daycare note that's got people talking

A note posted by a US daycare facility has urged parents to get off their phone when collecting their children:

Babysitter's creative 'hands-free' baby carrier hack

We've all been there – you need to hold the baby, but you also need to eat.

Will these be the most on-trend baby names of 2017?

Nameberry has crunched the numbers, predicting which monikers will see a rise in 2017.

Firefighter adopts the baby he helped deliver

Five years ago firefighter Marc Hadden took an emergency call that changed his life.

Mum shares graphic image to highlight importance of rear-facing car seats for kids

A British safety blogger has shared a graphic photo of the damage a seatbelt can do in a car accident in a bid to persuade more parents to use rear-facing car seats for as long as possible with their kids.

Pharrell Williams and his wife welcome triplets

Now that's a good way to start the new year.

Turn yourself into a child's climbing gym with this wearable vest

It's such a neat idea for those living in high density apartment blocks where children may struggle to get enough physical activity.

Bugaboo unveils its new Bugaboo Bee5

The lightweight and compact Bugaboo Bee has been on the scene for a decade now.

The first few weeks of pregnancy: surreal, scary, exciting

It is okay to be worried, nervous, anxious, in love and happy all at the same time.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

From our network

Essential Baby & Toddler Show, presented by Blackmores

3-5 March 2017, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Get your FREE ticket now. Save $20.

Your child's fine motor skills: what you should know

There is less of a focus on fine motor skills, but they're just as important as others. (SPONSORED)

5 ways music helps your toddler's development

There are at least five other compelling reasons to get musical around your toddler. (SPONSORED)

 

Free ticket offer

Essential Baby & Toddler Show, presented by Blackmores

3-5 March 2017, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Get your FREE ticket now. Save $20.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.