A record number of births in Australia but it's not a baby boom

Marlene Even
Updated June 29 2023 - 5:03pm, first published 5:00pm

Australian mums gave birth to 20,000 more babies in 2021 for a record 315,705 bubs born across the country.

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Marlene Even

Marlene Even


National video journalist at Australian Community Media. Previously a cadet journalist at the Illawarra Mercury and a radio and podcast host at 2SER Radio. Story tips? marlene.even@austcommunitymedia.com.au