Robin Barker on baby growth, inspiring whooping cough campaigner and music from the Tiwi Islands

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 20 January 2016

33 mins

Baby Love's Robin Barker explains what to look out for when weighing and measuring your baby in the first 12 months. 

Catherine Hughes, 2016 WA Young Australian of the Year Nominee, talks about how she's actively campaigning for vaccinations against preventable diseases after the death of her baby son Riley from whooping cough. 

We're also treated to some live music from the Tiwi Islands Strong Women's Group

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