Information for Dads


A child’s welfare and development benefits when fathers take an active and positive role in the care and nurturing of their families.

Here are some resources to support dads in their important role:



Congratulations you're a dad

New Baby Manual for Dads


Best Aussie Daddy Bloggers Down Under

Aboriginal and ATSI Resources

I’m An Aboriginal Dad

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dads

Learning About Being A Father


SMS4dads (Join with NSW postcode)

What Were We Thinking?

Men's Health Resources

Raising Children - Fathers

Dadvice for new dads

Men's Line Australia

Beyond Blue

How is Dad going?

Tweedle - Parent Resources

Breastfeeding Information for fathers

Especially for partners

We're in this together... the breastfeeding partnership

Family Violence Support and Services

No To Violence Men's Referral Service

Men's Behaviour Change Program


Men at Birth - edited by David Vernon

The Dad Factor - by Richard Fletcher

What Happens Now? - by Nick Carr