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Supporting families in West Cork
during pregnancy, birth and beyond...

About BabyGrá

Mel Ní Chéilleachair is the face behind BabyGrá.


Mel is a mum of one and a Cork native, based in Bandon

in beautiful West Cork.


Mel is passionate about supporting families during pregnancy, birth and throughout parenthood.

 Education & Training

  • Qualified as a Baby Massage Teacher with international baby massage expert Gayle Berry of Blossom & Berry.

  • Diploma in Teaching Infant Massage from To Baby & Beyond & accredited by The Royal College of Midwives.

  • 2 years of experience as a Student Midwife in                          Cork University Maternity Hospital / University College Cork.

Our Classes


Explore baby's first language of touch and learn skills that will last a lifetime at our in-person baby massage courses in Bandon.

Suitable for babies from 6 weeks

to pre-crawling.

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Immerse yourself and your baby in the great outdoors as you deepen your connection with nature, your baby and yourself. Babywearing encouraged!

Tree Babies: 6 weeks - walking.

Tree Tots: Walking - 3 years.

Exercising with Baby

Relax and connect with your baby and your breath with gentle stretching and yoga inspired movement to help support the development of babies. 


Suitable for babies from 12 weeks

to 1 year.

Your positive birth begins here - combining brain science, hypnosis, breathing techniques and the most up to date evidence and research.

Suitable for 2nd trimester onwards.


Learn, Stretch & Play! These classes combine toddler massage, yoga based movement, nursery rhymes, singing & sensory play.

Group 1: 12 - 18 months.

Group 2: 18 months - 3 years.