Blackmores Newborn Formula


Blackmores Newborn Formula is a special blend of ingredients including essential vitamins and minerals plus prebiotics. It is suitable from birth.

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Why use

Supported by 85 years of experience in natural health products and our in-house infant feeding specialist, Blackmores Newborn Formula contains all the essential vitamins and minerals to meet the nutritional needs of formula feeding babies.
  • Specifically formulated for newborns by Australia’s leading natural health brand to meet nutritional needs of babies from birth
  • A low protein whey dominant formula
  • Ingredients backed by science
  • A special blend of ingredients containing over 25 nutrients including essential vitamins and minerals
  • Gentle on tiny tummies
  • Contains GOS prebiotics
  • No added table sugar (sucrose)

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores is Australia’s leading natural health brand and has developed an award-winning infant nutrition range inspired by the best mum – mother nature.

Supported by 85 years of experience in natural health products, Blackmores has developed a special combination formula range, each helping to provide your growing child nutritional benefits for each stage of their development. 

Serving suggestion

How to prepare: 
  1. Wash hands and all equipment before preparing formula
  2. Sterilise all equipment by boiling for five minutes or by using an approved steriliser
  3. Boil fresh drinking water for five minutes and leave to cool
  4. When cool, measure out the required amount of water and formula by consulting the feeding guide on the product label
  5. Using only the scoop provided, lightly fill one measurement of the powder and use levelling blade on the tin. Pour the powder into the prepared water, cap the bottle and shake until the powder is dissolved
  6. Check the formula temperature on your wrist then feed immediately


  • Always prepare each bottle separately and freshly for every feed
  • Discard unused portions; do not keep for later feeding
  • Follow preparation instructions exactly
  • Benefits of breast milk
  • FAQs

Physical description

A white powder

Nutritional information

Average Quantity per 100 mL of Prepared Formula
284 kJ
1.54 g
3.70 g
   Linoleic Acid
0.55 g
   alpha-linolenic Acid (ALA)
70.0 mg
   Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
7.92 mg
   Arachidonic Acid (ARA)
7.92 mg
Carbohydrate  6.82 g
Galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS)  0.46 g
22.4 mg
72.6 mg
Chloride 48.8 mg
Vitamin A
66.0 µg RE
Vitamin D
0.93 µg
Vitamin E
0.99 mg α-TE
Vitamin K1  5.28 µg
Thiamin (vitamin B1)
66.0  µg
Riboflavin (vitamin B2)
165 µg 
Vitamin B6
 56.8 µg
Vitamin B12
 0.26 µg
Niacin (vitamin B3)
0.48 mg
11.9 µg
Pantothenic Acid (vitamin B5)
 383 µg
Vitamin C
 9.90 mg
2.24 µg
9.90 mg
3.96 mg 
Copper  52.8 µg
Magnesium  5.54 mg
 0.81 mg
Zinc  0.55 mg
Manganese  6.60 µg
Calcium 50.2 mg 
Phosphorous  37.0 mg
Iodine  9.24 µg
Selenium 1.78 µg
Taurine 5.28 mg
Nucleotides  3.30 mg
   CMP 1.30 mg
   AMP  0.81 mg
   UMP  0.65 mg
   IMP  0.36 mg
   GMP  0.18 mg
Lutein  6.60 µg


Milk Solids, Vegetable Oil Blend, Lactose, Galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS), Emulsifiers (Soy Lecithin, Mono- and Di-glycerides), Docosahexaenoic Acid Oil (DHA), Arachidonic Acid Oil (ARA), Taurine, Nucleotides (5’-CMP, 5’-AMP, di Sodium 5’-UMP, di Sodium 5’-IMP, di Sodium 5’-GMP), Lutein, Antioxidants (Ascorbyl Palmitate, Tocopherols Concentrate, Mixed) and Inositol.

Minerals (Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, di Sodium Phosphate, Magnesium Sulphate, Ferric Pyrophosphate, Zinc Sulphate, tri Calcium Phosphate, Copper Sulphate, Manganese Sulphate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite).

Vitamins (L-Sodium Ascorbate (vitamin C), Inositol, d-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (vitamin E), Retinyl Acetate (vitamin A), Nicotinamide (vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (vitamin B5), Cholecalciferol (vitamin D), Thiamin Hydrochloride (vitamin B1), Riboflavin (vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (vitamin B6), Folic Acid (vitamin B9), Phytonadione (vitamin K1), D-Biotin, Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12).


Frequently asked questions

Newborn formula is suitable from birth and, for non-breastfed infants, can be a sole source of nutrition.

A Follow-on formula is to be used from 6 months of age, around which time complementary foods start being introduced into the diet. These formulas are nutritionally adapted to the needs of the growing child.
We are unable to provide samples directly as we abide by the MAIF (Marketing in Australia of Infant Formula) Agreement. Under this agreement, infant formula companies are not able to provide samples of infant formula to the general public. We recommend you talk to your healthcare professional for further advice.
Yes, there are no problems with a baby over 6 months of age continuing with Newborn Formula if they prefer it. We recommend they move to our Toddler Milk Drink when they are 12 months of age.
Our Newborn Formula is suitable for 0 – 6 month olds and our Follow-on Formula for 6 to 12 month olds are nutritionally balanced, containing proteins from fresh cow’s milk and other essential nutrients that are age appropriate and meet the strict nutritional requirements identified by Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ). If you require further information and for individual advice, please consult your healthcare professional. 
Follow the instructions for preparing the bottle as directed on the container. The feeding guide will give the proportions of the powder required. Incorrect preparation can make your baby very ill so always follow instructions on the pack.

Each baby’s nutritional needs and appetite vary from baby to baby and day to day. As a carer, you will learn to read the signs your baby makes when he/she is hungry. 

If you are unsure about the feeding requirements of your baby you should check with your health-care professional. 
We always recommend that you read the label before using our products. For a free, personalised service or help and advice with breastfeeding, please do not hesitate to contact Blackmores IBCLC lactation consultant and infant nutrition advisor on 1800 803 760.
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.