Babyrest DuoCore™ Mattress receives 100% CHOICE Recommendation

The Babyrest DuoCore™ Bamboo Cot Mattress was recently reviewed by CHOICE and received a 100% Recommended Rating, with no bad points to mention. CHOICE confirmed that the mattress passes the voluntary test for firmness AS/NZS 8811.1:2013 and checked for discrepancies between stated measurements and actual measurements. They also noted that the mattress has a removable cover and is double-sided. Read the CHOICE review here



CHOICE is an Australian consumer advocacy group. Established 60 years ago, CHOICE exists to serve Australian consumers. Their aim is to provide Australians with information and advice which is free from commercial bias. Read more about CHOICE.

CHOICE conduct regular, independent reviews of cot mattresses that are available to purchase in retail stores. Buyers from CHOICE purchase cot mattresses from retail stores or online just as a consumer would. They then conduct testing on the mattress for firmness according to voluntary standard AS/NZS 8811.1:2013. They check the specifications - whether the actual size differs greatly from the claimed measurements. They also note other good and bad points of the mattress. Read more about how CHOICE test cot mattresses.



Babyrest is Australian owned and operated, and the DuoCore Cot Mattress is a certified Product of Australia, made in Australia from Australian-made components. The DuoCore has a ventilated core with a baby side and a toddler side, a removable bamboo cover and firm edges for extra safety. Read more about the DuoCore Cot Mattress.


This recent rating by CHOICE follows on from their previous rating of the Deluxe Innerspring Cot Mattress, which also received a 100% Recommended Rating.

Babyrest have been providing babies with a safe sleeping environment, and parents with reassurance for over 40 years. This recent rating is another testament to the Babyrest commitment to safety, design and innovation.

Babyrest has a range of cot and bassinet mattresses available, including innerspring and foam core. You can see the range here. We would be more than happy to assist you with this very important purchase and discuss the options in more detail. Please don’t hesitate to contact us


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