Why every new mum needs an Amazon Prime membership

How to get an Amazon Prime Membership

Getting everything you need for baby without having to leave home (and delivered super fast and free) is as easy as signing up and getting an Amazon Prime membership. And with Amazon Prime Day just around the corner, there are huge savings to be snapped up.

Everything from Bugaboo Prams to Huggies nappies are available to buy online at Amazon Australia, and an Amazon Prime membership opens up incredible savings on hundreds of big baby brands as well as fast, free delivery on millions of items. And there’s the added bonus of streaming movies, TV shows, books and music. And the best part? You can take it for a spin, by signing up to the free 30 day Amazon Prime trial.


Benefits of an Amazon Prime Membership

Amazon Prime is a one-stop-shop for everything online shopping and entertainment for families, all for one low price, and it’s now available in Australia. Here’s why you should get an Amazon Prime Membership:

1. Free delivery with Amazon Prime

Online shopping for new mums at Amazon is already pretty awesome, with big discounts on trusted brands including Bugaboo, Huggies, Tommee Tippee, NUK and more, but adding free delivery on millions of local and international items just makes it even sweeter.

Delivery benefits include:

  • FREE Expedited delivery on Prime eligible items at no extra cost
  • FREE Expedited International Delivery on orders over $49
  • Discounted Residential Express Delivery on eligible items, to eligible addresses.
  • Discounted Priority Delivery on eligible items.
  • FREE Release Day Delivery on eligible pre-order items delivered on their release date to certain metro areas and suburbs.


2. Exclusive deals with Amazon Prime

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Amazon Australia is always buzzing with great baby brand deals, but if you’re an Amazon Prime member, you’ll get exclusive access to a selection of Prime member only shopping deals. You’ll also get 30-minutes early access to Prime eligible Lightening Deals.

Oh, and if you have an Alexa device, you’re able to order or reorder Prime eligible items by voice. Who said you couldn’t juggle a baby and shop up a storm?!


3. Amazon Prime Day Australia

Amazon Prime Day 2020

Amazon Prime Day is a huge annual online sale event, that’s only available to Amazon Prime members, and this year, it’s more than just one day! It’s being hosted over 48 hours from 12am AEDT on October 13, 2020 through to 11:59pm AEDT on October 14, 2020.

And Australians will also be able to access deals on Amazon’s American homepage until 6pm AEDT on October 15 – making the 66-hour online sale the world’s longest Prime Day.

There’ll be huge savings on tens of thousand of baby products from big brands and Australian businesses. It’s the perfect chance to get the baby nursery stocked and ready, or get Christmas shopping done and dusted, with plenty of time for delivery.


4. Video streaming

Amazon Prime Movies

Packed full of exclusive Amazon Originals as well as popular movies and TV shows, Amazon Prime Video is the perfect way to keep those long nights feeding bub a little more exciting. It’s also a great toddler distraction if you’re trying to feed a newborn. You can watch Amazon Prime Video anywhere using the app, and on up to three devices at once.


5. Music streaming and gaming

Amazon Prime gaming

Amazon Music Prime gives you access to two million songs, thousands of station and top playlists to keep the whole family bopping away, or help lull bub to sleep.

Or if you’re more into gaming, Twitch Prime lets you enjoy a selection of free games every month, gives you access to free in-game loot for some of the world’s biggest games, a Twitch channel subscription every month, an expanded set of chat emotes and colours, an exclusive chat badge, and more.


6. E-books

Amazon Prime Kindle

Amazon Prime members get free access to Prime Reading – a selection of more than one thousand e-books, children’s books, parenting guides, short reads, comics, travel guides and more. And with Amazon’s free Kindle reading app, members can read on any device.

How to get an Amazon Prime free trial

Want to see what Amazon Prime is like, without forking out a cent? Sign up for an Amazon Prime Free 30-day Trial to experience it, and after your free trial, it’s just $6.99 per month, cancel any time.