Our Team

Women's Health Staff

Health Education Team

Christine Baxter – Nurse-Midwife

Christine is a Registered Midwife and Women's Health Educator with more than 28 years' experience in both community and hospital settings in England and Australia. Christine enjoys opportunities to help pregnant women understand their pregnancy, and grow and build their relationship with their baby before and after birth.

Kirsty Porteous – Nurse-Midwife

Kirsty is a Women’s Health Educator with a 30-year career spanning nursing, midwifery, counselling and education. She has worked with women of all ages and at all stages of life in health, community and counselling settings. She enjoys helping women manage their physical and emotional wellbeing, and to improve their health, lifestyle and confidence.


Operational Services Team

Candice Kessell – Administration Officer

Candice has been with the Women’s Health team for five years. She has a strong background in administration and has over 13 years’ experience in various roles. Candice is currently studying a Certificate IV in Administration and Finance, and has qualifications in hospitality and tourism.

Photos: Little Footsteps - Photography by Anna

​Last updated: 28 August 2017