Welcome to Milk & Mums Co!

At Milk & Mums Co we strive to support mothers and families in successfully transitioning to parenting.

We have a great depth of experience and our research-based practitioners who can either travel to your home in Sydney, organise a virtual appointment in the comfort of your own surroundings or facilitate group educational sessions.

Our highly qualified team of professionals comprise of Nurses, Midwives, Childbirth Educators, International Board-Certified Lactation Consultants and Sleep Specialists who are warm, friendly and above all non-judgemental.

In our practice, we cover antenatal education, individualised goals and aims of feeding, normal infant feeding behaviours, sleep and settling support.
As a team we are dedicated to the provision of high quality, individualised antenatal, postnatal, lactation and newborn infant care.

Cathy Shortt
Nurse, Midwife and Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

Our Team

Meet your lactation consultants


Cathy has 25 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse, Midwife and International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant with a particular interest in lactation and parent craft education.


Linda is a Registered Midwife and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She is a passionate advocate for families and supporting their transition to parenthood.


Carolyn brings to Milk & Mums Co extensive expertise and experience in supporting families gained since becoming a Midwife in 1985. 


Christine has been involved in Nursing for more than 35 years and has been a Midwife and Lactation Consultant for 30 years.