Illawarra newborn Remi Frances 'weigh' above average at 5.88kg

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By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated October 10 2019 - 10:09am, first published 7:00am
Above average: Newborn Remi Frances Millar weighed in at 5.88kg - or 12.9lb. The average birth weight of babies in Australia is 3.3kg - or 7.2lb.

Mount Warrigal couple Emma and Daniel Millar knew their baby would be on the larger side - but didn't expect to welcome a 5.88kg bundle of joy this week.

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Lisa Wachsmuth

Deputy Editor

Deputy editor and health reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, covering stories in the Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama local government areas. For news tips email lwachsmuth@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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