For any child living in Australia, water will most likely be an integral part of their life. Growing up in Queensland water safety and confidence should .
With the first nine months of an infant’s development being spent in amniotic fluid, babies are already familiar within the water environment. Therefore continuing that on in the early stages after birth should be a natural progression -from their first bath, their first shower and onto their first swimming lesson.
From birth, there are many experiences you can share with your newborn in the bath that will foster a love for water and help to nurture that special bond between parents and baby.
Positive early experiences in the water will help them develop into a happy, relaxed and confident swimmer and will allow them to enjoy many fun adventures as they get older.