Premature Baby Birth Announcements – 2016


Parent’s Name(s): Daniel & Kaila 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Isla
D.O.B: 1/2/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Western Australia
Gestation: 34 weeks
Weight: 2190 grams
Length: 45 cms
Age Now: 1 year
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Daniel & Kaila are so happy to announce the early but safe arrival of their daughter, Isla Maree.
“And though she be but little, she is fierce”

Parent’s Name(s): Luisa 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Xander
D.O.B: 4/3/16
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Ontario
Gestation: 27+2 weeks
Weight: 2 pounds 6 ounces
Length: 38cms
Age Now: 14 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Such a big miracle in such a little boy…!

Parent’s Name(s): Katrina & Larry Quirke 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Gemma Reagan Ally Quirke
D.O.B: 26th March 2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State:
Gestation: 26+6 weeks
Weight: 870 grams
Length: 32cms
Age Now: Mater Mothers
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Jesse and Melissa 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Isabelle
D.O.B: 12/04/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: VIC
Gestation: 24+2 weeks
Weight: 635 grams
Length: 30cms
Age Now: 10.5 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our beautiful little girl Isabelle decided to make her grand entrance into the world 16 weeks early. Today she is a sassy little 10 month old who keeps mum and dad on their toes.

Parent’s Name(s): Amy and John 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Zara Kate Caldwell
D.O.B: 26.04.2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: NSW
Gestation: 33 weeks 6 days
Weight: 2.56kgs
Length: 47cms
Age Now: 9 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: My beautiful baby girl arrived safely after i suffered from a placental abruption on the 26th April 2016. Zara kate is absolutely perfect.

Parent’s Name(s): Courtney and Doug 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Delilah
D.O.B: 28/4/16
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Indiana
Gestation: 29 weeks 1 day
Weight: 2 pounds 7 ounces
Length: 13 1/4 inches
Age Now: 2 months 5 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our miracle came so early, but fought to grow, and be strong. All the nurses adored her because she is so sweet, and loves to snuggle. She was in the hospital 49 days, and had no other complications besides being born early. Every test that was conducted she passed with flying colors. She hasn’t been home long, but after only 4 days of being home had gained 6 ounces, and is now over 18 inches long. Our lives will forever be changed. This little girl has opened our eyes, and shown us what a difference strength, and love really make.

Parent’s Name(s): Gary and Leonella 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Elijah Shaun Ryley
D.O.B: 26/05/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 27+1 weeks
Weight: 760 grams
Length: 31.5cms
Age Now: 9 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our little miracle and feisty little man.

Parent’s Name(s): Andrew and Lily   
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Isaac
D.O.B: 12/6/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State:  NSW
Gestation:
27+5 Weeks
Weight: 941 grams
Length:
Age Now: 1 day old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Lisa and Clint 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Harry
D.O.B: 24 June 2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 32 weeks
Weight: 1875 grams
Length: 45cm
Age Now: 6 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Clint and I had a surprise in more ways than one when we welcomed to the world our little darling boy, Harry at 5.35am on Friday 24th June 2016 weighing a tiny 1.875kg (4lb 2!). Harry was only 32 weeks but is astounding everyone with his incredible weight gain. After a short stay in NICU in John Hunter in Newcastle we were transferred back to The SCN at Gosford Private where we remained for a couple of weeks before coming home. Heidi (20mths) is now a big sister to her little brother!

Parent’s Name(s): Lauren & Kevin 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Declan
D.O.B: 18/8/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: VIC
Gestation: 33+1 weeks
Weight: 2046 grams
Length: 45cms
Age Now: 6 weeks +5 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Kevin and I are happy to announce the early but safe arrival of our beautiful little boy.

Parent’s Name(s): Nathan & Meahgan 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Alexsia Grace
D.O.B: 1/9/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: QLD
Gestation: 36 weeks
Weight: 1930 grams
Length: 43cms
Age Now: 10 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Hannah & Danny 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Vance
D.O.B: 23/9/2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 33+1 weeks
Weight: 1740 grams
Length: 41cm
Age Now: 5 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: On that Friday we had no idea our son was so eager to meet us! Welcome to the world my love. “Some people never get to meet their hero. I gave birth to mine”

Parent’s Name(s): Dave & Nerissa 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Ethan Thomas
D.O.B: 4/10/16
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 30 + 5 weeks
Weight: 1037 grams
Length: 40cms
Age Now: 21 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our little super hero came into our lives earlier than we expected and shocked us all.
Definitely tiny but mighty he’s had a tough little journey but has powered through it all to make mum and dad both so proud of their little fighter already.

Parent’s Name(s): Chelcy & James 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Nikolas Rendell Bennett
D.O.B: October 19th, 2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Iowa
Gestation: 29 weeks 1 day
Weight: 2 lbs 15 oz
Length: 14.17 in ches
Age Now: 4 mths 24 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our son decided to come 3 months early on October 19th, 2016 he arrived safe and healthy he wanted to meet us a little sooner then planned . Some of the greatest super heros dont always wear capes, mine wears a diaper. He fought 3 long months to remember he needed to breath in the NICU. He graduated the NICU to home on January 16th, 2017 after 3 months of being there. Some people never get to meet there heroes, I gave birth to mine!

Parent’s Name(s): Jiel & Bri 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Hudson
D.O.B: 19/11/16
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 33+5 weeks
Weight: 3lb 12oz – 1700g
Length: 44cms
Age Now: 2 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Louise and Sean 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Mia and Hailey
D.O.B: 22/11/16
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: QLD
Gestation: 34 weeks
Weight: 1420 grams and 2184 grams
Length:
Age Now: 20 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Hayley and Matt 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Ayla Rose Aston
D.O.B: 2nd December 2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: SA
Gestation: 34+5 weeks
Weight: 2040 grams
Length: 45cms
Age Now: 12 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: To our beautiful Ayla. You have shown us strength and courage and we are so blessed to have you as our daughter and little sister to Archer. Love you always xxx

Parent’s Name(s): Matthew & Alexis 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Ivy Eden Rose Copini
D.O.B: 15.12.2016
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: SA
Gestation: 32 weeks
Weight: 1700 grams
Length: 40.8cms
Age Now: 1 month old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We would like to announce the safe home coming of Ivy after one fairly uneventful month at the women’s and children’s hospital. She is now home with us with very minimal complications. We thank all the Drs, nurses and midwives who took care of both Alexis and Ivy during their stays. Special thank you to the antenatal staff who looked after Alexis on and off through out her pregnancy, in particular, Jane and Irene.

If you wish to submit your premature baby’s 2016 birth announcement please go to our submission form or visit our birth announcements