Staying active with a bump on board is much more comfier in the right kind of gear. Whether it’s a spot of pregnancy yoga, running to the shops or simply bicep curling a latte, it’s easy to look the part thanks to Australia’s lineup of amazing maternity activewear.
From over-the-bump activewear shorts and supportive bras to comfy camis and tanks for loose layering, pregnancy activewear is all about fit and comfort as your body changes.
Whether you’re after slimming black that goes with everything or a splash of colour, our list of boutique pregnancy activewear brands will have you feeling confident and looking fab right throughout your pregnancy and beyond.
OUR PICK OF THE CROP
10 bump-loving pregnancy activewear styles
To help you find the best maternity gym wear for your growing bump, we consulted our huge Facebook community of Australian mums and listed their most popular choices below.
In no particular order, here are 10 of the more popular maternity activewear brands in 2023.
Specially designed to support the body through pregnancy, Emamaco’s ultra-performance compression activewear is engineered to perform. Moisture-wicking, comfy and breathable, this collection is purpose-built to look and feel amazing every day.
Squat-proof and with zero transparency, Active Truth maternity activewear is the real deal. The high-rise belly band expands and supports during pregnancy. And when baby arrives, simply roll the waistband over the hips for a comfortable fit.
Bae The Label
Loved for its luxe feel and effortless street style, Bae the Label activewear does not disappoint. The range includes superior stretch crops and pants with a cross-front feature for ultimate comfort. And their gorgeous hoodies are perfect to pop on post-workout.
The Ten Active
With stretch in all the right places, The Ten Active activewear does all the work for you. The silky-soft Italian eco-suede fabric is sleek and supportive, adapting to mum’s changing body from early pregnancy until well after bub’s arrival.
Lenny Rose Active
Made by mums, Lenny Rose is Australia’s only physiotherapist-designed active and technical wear for pregnancy and motherhood. With their unique bump sling, pelvic floor support and a barely-there leak-resistant gusset, these products literally have your back.
Designed in Australia by mums, Mammojo activewear uses premium performance fabrics to have you covered throughout the pregnancy, breastfeeding and kid-wrangling years. We’re loving the versatile Ava tights for support and comfort whatever the occasion.
Designed to help mums-to-be look fab and stay active during and after pregnancy, Bloomberri has your maternity must-haves covered. From versatile high-rise tights to easy-to-use nursing sports bras, the range is cute and convenient.
Sleek and stylish without comprising on performance, Angel Maternity sportswear comprises the right amount of opaque stretch and comfort. Leggings come in 3/4 and full-lengths, and the genius maternity active jacket keeps you toasty between workouts.
Looking for pastel hues or bold prints? Cotton On Body Active has something for every bump style, from coloured leggings in all lengths, breezy maternity tanks, flowy tees and bump-friendly sweaters.
Made using breathable, moisture-wicking fabrics with all the stretch growing bumps need, Lorna Jane activewear celebrates freedom of movement. From cropped hems and racer-back tops to sleek bottoms, it’ll take your maternity game to another level.
Know an Australian pregnancy activewear brand we should add to our list? Contact us and let us know, we’ve been curating Australia’s best baby products into helpful lists for over 15 years and we’re always happy to support new brands and businesses.
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Ask other mums
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