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Wagga Base, Riverina hospitals maternity horror stories flow as NSW birth trauma inquiry hearing set for Wagga

Daisy Huntly
Updated August 24 2023 - 2:40pm, first published August 11 2023 - 5:00am
Horror stories have emerged from parents who delivered babies at Wagga Base Hospital in submissions to the state inquiry into birth trauma.
Horror stories have emerged from parents who delivered babies at Wagga Base Hospital in submissions to the state inquiry into birth trauma.

A baby being handed to the wrong mother and a woman who was cut before the epidural took hold in an emergency caesarean at Wagga Base Hospital are among the haunting tales emerging ahead of a parliamentary inquiry visiting the city next month.

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Daisy Huntly

Daisy Huntly

Deputy editor

You'll find my byline on breaking news, live blogs and anything in between. Got a tip? Email dhuntly@austcommunitymedia.com.au.

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