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


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#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.





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