A bouncer or a rocker will comfortably cradle your little one – a lifesaver while you’re busy around the house
The best bouncers and rockers to comfortably cradle your child
Bombol at Zanui ‘Bamboo’ bouncer, $319.95 This will assist your baby to develop motor skills. The backrest folds down, allowing your bub to sit up or lie down comfortably.
Nuna ‘Leaf Curv’, $399 This stylish, swaying eco-smart seat grows with your family. After you remove the newborn insert, it can hold up to 58kg.
BabyBjörn ‘Bouncer Balance Soft’, $199.95 The soft cotton provides good support. Once the safety harness is taken off, you can use this as a children’s chair until your tot is two years old.
Ingenuity at Babies "R” Us ‘Rock 'N Soothe Quacks and Cuddles’ rocker, $89.99 This rocker’s comfort recline has three height settings and seven melodies to help soothe your baby to sleep.
4moms ‘MamaRoo’ rocker, $339 Back and forth gliding motions will help soothe your tot, while a mobile with three removable toys will entertain her until she falls asleep. Futuristic design and a sleek interface make this ideal for high-tech parents.
Steelcraft ‘Moonshadow’ rocker, $99 Set this to rock or leave in the stationary position. Plus, it also comes with three plush toys to keep bub entertained.
Bright Starts at Babies”R”Us ‘Jungle Stream’ bouncer, $49.99 Little hands will love the coloured toys and soft, jungle print. A supportive seat and removable toy bar makes it easy for you to take bub in and out.
Childcare ‘2 in 1 My Little Cloud’ swing rocker, $299 This electronic rocker has five swing speeds, three time settings and a rotating mobile with plush toys and flashing lights. It also converts into a swing, which can cradle bub in the early months.
Babyhood ‘Mesh’ bouncer, $54.95 This classic is made with a cotton cover that can be removed for washing, and has a rubber base to prevent sliding and three-point safety strap to ensure bub is secure.
Ingenuity at Babies"R”Us ‘Cambridge Smartbounce’ automatic bouncer, $99.99 A handy bounce-timer lets you set the clock for 30 minutes of continuous motion, which mimicks natural rocking to soothe bub.
Steelcraft ‘Denim’ rocker, $99 A padded seat and adjustable headrest keep your baby supported. The canopy is a nice addition if you’d like to take bub outside.
Bright Starts at Kmart ‘Up Up and Away’ portable swing, $79 A five-point safety harness, six speeds and quiet operating system makes this great value. Two reclining positions and a foam toy bar will keep the little one content.