Little Regan one of 149 babies born in 2019

Newborn baby Regan Maree Ferry with siblings Gus and Charlotte. Photo: Chontelle Perrin Photography
Newborn baby Regan Maree Ferry with siblings Gus and Charlotte. Photo: Chontelle Perrin Photography

Regan Maree Ferry was one of the last babies born in Young last year.

Entering the world at Young District Hospital on December 2 to proud parents Leah Ferry and Boyd Ferry of Wombat, little Regan weighed 3.285kg and was a height of 50cm.

Grandparents are Genine Perceval and Susanne Ferry both from Binalong, and great-grandparents are Elaine and Jack Perceval from Bingalong.

Her siblings are older sister Charlotte (two) and brothers Gus (three) and Jake (nine).

Regan was one of 149 babies born in Young in 2019.

There was a rush of 10 babies in six days during October.

The annual figure, however, has remained steady for a number of years, with exactly the same as amount of births (149) the previous year.

Births in Young:

  • 2015: 137
  • 2016: 150
  • 2017: 137
  • 2018: 149
  • 2019: 149

Expectant mothers can call the hospital when they know their due date, and make an appointment to book in for their birth.