Home Birth Gatherings



The Home Birth Gatherings take place every three months.

Home Birth is a valid and safe yet overlooked birthing option. Here in South Africa, we have an alarmingly high caesarean rate. Women are realising that in a hospital environment their options and freedom to give birth as they wish, are often limited through hospital routine protocol and intervention.

Anyone who is thinking of having a home birth or has had a home birth, wished they had a home birth or has supported someone having a home birth is welcome.

We look forward to hearing your stories and questions and discussions.

Refreshments will be served.


The next Cape Town Home Birth Gathering will take place:


Date: Sunday 28th January 2018

Place: 18 Axminster Road, Muizenberg  (back at our regular venue) 18 Axminster road

Time: 2 – 4:30 pm

Cost: R90 per person; R160 if there’s two of you (pay at the door)

Space is limited so please book via our Contact Form


The next Durban home birth gathering takes place on:


Sunday 28th January 2017

Venue and time to be confirmed

Booking essential. R80 per person or R150 for two. Pay at the door.

Contact Melissa Jacobs for details & bookings at melissa@organicbirth.co.za or 082 601 4108




Previous events:

8 December 2013

17 August 2014

23 November 2014

1 March 2015

7 June 2015

16 August 2015

20 September 2015

15 November 2015

17 January 2016

17 April 2016

10 July 2016

20 November 2016

29 January 2017

30 April 2017


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