If you are on the hunt for a stylish, comfortable and safe place for your baby to sleep then you have come to the right place! A cot is the most important nursery furniture piece that you will purchase when setting up your baby's nursery.
Safety is always our number one priority with all our cots meeting the Australian safety standards. Made from strong, sturdy materials, you can relax knowing your little one is safe and secure while they sleep. Available in a wide range of materials and styles you can ensure your baby is not only sleeping safely, but sleeping in style as well.
Gone are the days of daggy cots! Today their is a variety of different colours, styles and materials available so that you can find the perfect fit for your nursery. Not only do we have cots that look good, but every cot on Tinitrader meet Australian safety standards (which are some of the strictest in the world) so parents can be reassured that their little one has a comfortable and safe place to sleep.
When buying your baby's cot, here are some things you should look for:
Ensure the cot meets safety standards All cots sold in Australia must adhere to AS/NZS 2172:2003, the Australian Standard for household cots. Find all of our baby nursery safety tips on the blog.
Functionality If you thought a cot was just for your baby to sleep in – think again! Designers have had plenty of fun and challenges creating cots that give you so much more than just a safe sleep for your baby. Many cots now are able to convert to toddler beds and even desks, making them a long term investment. Short of making you a strong coffee, cots these days tick plenty of additional boxes! Be sure to read our round up of the Top 8 Convertible Cots if this may be of interest to you.
Mattress Included? Make sure you check if there's a mattress included! If it doesn't, cots are often designed to fit a standard mattress. Check the description if you are unsure.
If you are wondering about which brands are trusted most by parents, check out our guide: 9 Cots Mums Love