Shona Cassels IBCLC

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant

Private breastfeeding consultations on the Gold Coast, Australia.

Newborn Baby


Early Days

  • sore/cracked nipples

  • painful breastfeeding

  • difficulty latching on (positioning and attaching)

  • mastitis, blocked ducts or breast pain

Other Challenges

  • tongue ties and lip ties

  • low milk supply or oversupply

  • breast refusal or fussiness

  • breastfeeding after breast reduction or augmentation (implants)

As Baby Grows

  • concerns about growth/weight gain

  • sleep issues

  • expressing/pumping

  • returning to work/study while breastfeeding

  • weaning


Private Breastfeeding Consultations

To support as many locaI families as possible, I offer different options for accessing breastfeeding support.

Home Visits

Private breastfeeding consultations in your own home.

Limited availability - please call 0468 345 174.

Clinic Appointments

AVAILABLE MOST WEEK-DAYS - Private breastfeeding consultations at the My Own Midwife GC clinic at 207 Currumburra Road, Ashmore.

One-to-one consultations in a relaxed and welcoming environment.

Online/Phone Consultations

AVAILABLE MOST DAYS - ideal for most breastfeeding questions and challenges.

Zoom, Skype and phone options available.

Mum and Bub Morning

Every Wednesday 10am to 12noon at the My Own Midwife GC clinic at Ashmore.

Come along, meet other mums, and ask any feeding or parenting questions. Pre-bookings essential - fee $20. Please call me on 0468 345 174 for more information.


About Shona

I am an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) on the Gold Coast, Australia. I offer private breastfeeding consultations either face-to-face or by Telehealth.

I will give you accurate, evidence-based information about breastfeeding, together with skilled and nurturing support as you get to know your baby's cues.

Breastfeeding is different for each mum and baby, so together we will work on practical solutions that are tailored to your breastfeeding goals and individual parenting situation.



0468 345 174

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Foggy Mountains

Opening Hours

Telehealth/phone consultations available most days.
Clinic appointments Mon-Thurs (other days by arrangement).



Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia



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0468 345 174

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