Baby and kid's furniture

Independent and trusted review, tests and buying guides for high chairs, safety gates and playpens.

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High chair reviews

46 high chairs tested in the CHOICE labs, including models from Ikea, Stokke, Peg Perego and more

23 Apr 2014 | Once babies develop their neck strength, they’re ready to sit in a high chair. Our testing reveals which models are safest for your child.

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Playpen reviews

Few playpens pass all our safety tests, but some are still worth considering.

5 Dec 2013 | There's no current mandatory or voluntary Australian standard for playpens, and we found some models that pose potential safety risks.

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Portable high chairs review and compare

Harnesses, boosters and clip-on toddler and infant seats are compact alternatives to a standard high chair.

23 Aug 2013 | 27 portable high chairs - including clip-on, booster, and harness types - tested for safety and security.

Safety gates and barriers

Safety gate and barrier reviews

Sealing off certain rooms or stairs is key when your baby becomes mobile.

18 Dec 2012 | Test results for 41 safety gates and barriers priced from $20 to $199

 

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