People use their garages not just as a place to park their vehicles but also as a workshop and for storage, functions that all pose dangers to small children.

Thanks to Dreambaby®, we are giving away THREE Dreambaby® Garage Safety packs valued at $174.70. Each pack includes:

  • Dreambaby®’s Chelsea Auto-Close Security Gate (#160W) RRP $79.95,
  • Dreambaby®’s StrollAway®’s Pram Hanger (#256) RRP $39.95
  • 2x Ezy-Fit Door Knob Cover 3pk (#908) RRP $8.95
  • Dreambaby®’s Multi-Purpose Latch pack (#126) RRP $6.95,
  • Mini Multi-Purpose Latches (2 Pack) (#146) RRP $7.95
  • Ezy-Check® Multi-Use Latch® (#800) RRP $6.95

Dreambaby® co-founder and international child safety expert and advocate Carolyn Ziegler shares her TOP TIPS ON HOW TO KEEP YOUR GARAGE SAFE:

Garages should be off limits at ALL times to children

Children can be run over by a reversing car, they can be poisoned by stored items such as garden fertilizers and hurt by work tools such as hammers and saws. Even screws pose a danger as they can be a choking hazard for small children.

Secure the Entry of your Garage

“The most important thing you can do is secure the entrance to your garage. Keep doors locked and install a child safety gate as an additional measure,” says Carolyn.

There are many gates to choose from in the Dreambaby® line-up including the very affordable pressure-mounted Dreambaby® Chelsea Auto-Close Security Gate (F160W) $79.95. It’s easy to install – no tools required and extends up to 4.82m/189.5in with optional extensions so fits a variety of openings throughout the home. It auto-closes – great when you are carrying a load – plus comes with an Ezy-Check® indicator so you absolutely know when it’s closed. It can also be opened from either side for total ease of use.

Secure The Handle On Your Garage Doors

“Another additional measure parents should always take is to secure the handle on garage doors.”

You can do this with Dreambaby®’s patented Ezy-Fit Door Knob Cover 3pk (#908) RRP $8.95. These are easy to install on most round door knobs – no tools required – and can be used to prevent access to laundries, garages and other rooms throughout the home.

Declutter Your Garage

“It’s very important to declutter your garage,” says Carolyn. “I know for many the garage is primarily about storage but clutter can pose risks so you need to think about safe storage.

For instance, if you store your stroller in your garage, hang it up out of the way using the Dreambaby® StrollAway pram hanger (#256) RRP $39.95. That way little fingers won’t be trapped by accident.

Store All Dangerous Items In A SECURE Cupboard

Sort out all gardening tools and store in a cupboard that has been secured with a good lock or latch. Poisons and sharps MUST be stored out of reach in a locked cabinet.”

Dreambaby® has a large line up of locks and latches including:
the flexible Multi-Purpose Latch (#126) RRP $6.95 for anywhere in the house not just the garage – toilets,
cupboards, cabinets and much more,
the Mini MultiPurpose Latches (2 Pack) (#146) RRP $7.95,
the patented adjustable and flexible extra-long Ezy-Check® Multi-Use Latch® (#800) RRP $6.95 and
the Angle Lock (2 Pack) (#133) RRP $7.95 for corner drawers and cabinets, appliances and laundry cabinets.

“The idea is that you use as many different locks and latches as you can in the garage and throughout the home – children learn by watching so if you are using a variety of different locks with different locking mechanisms you keep them on their toes,” advises Carolyn.

For more details listen to this Dreambaby® podcast, full of useful advice on how to childproof the garage.

Visit www.dreambaby.com.au or call (02) 93864000.

Please note this competition is open from 17 October 2018 until 22 November 2018 and is only available to members of Mouths Of Mums. This competition is a game of skill – answer in 50 words or less. We are unable to accept entries posted via facebook. Facebook LIKE functionality is not a requirement of entry to this competition. The winners of this competition will be published on this page. Winners’ name and address will be provided to the promoter of this competition and prizes will be sent to the address you have in Your Profile. Please ensure your details are up to date so that you receive your prize.


  • We do not actually have a garage, which means most of our things are kept downstairs in our home. This package would make our home safer by keeping things off limits to our little girl. She is becoming more adventurous and the idea of something hurting her is terrifying!



  • My husband uses our garage as a workshop for his business and this prize pack would give me a little more peace of mind when the kids wander out to see Daddy!



  • We just moved into a house with a huge shed always need extra safety



  • I have little back yard space and the garage is the next best thing to a bigger play area but it needs safety barriers and be safety protected which this pack would help out a lot.



  • Because my little9;3 gets into everything



  • Whenever we leave or return to the house we go througb the grage .it would be nice to know that things are secure from junior.



  • My bestfriend is having her first baby would love to secure her home as a surprise



  • Nothing like a parent’s fear,
    When their child disappears.
    Is the gate locked? And the car?
    Hope they haven’t gone too far!
    Did I screw the lid on tight?
    Could they get a spider bite?
    Kids are sneaky! That’s a fact.
    Would be comforted by a safety pack.



  • To give to my brother. His 2 year old escapes from the house, hangs out of the windows, finds hidden keys and reaches impossible places. His called me up several times begging for an answer. He’s tried everything. Dreambaby sounds like the answer. We can only dream…



  • Because my youngest gets into EVERYTHING hahaha



  • My toddler grandchild has just realised he can open cupboards….ahhhhhh



  • this will keep everyone safe in style



  • The stroll away pram hanger. I don’t know how I have never heard of this. My fur baby keeps sleeping in my human babies pram. Cleaning fur off is very frustrating. The rest of the products will also help make the place safe from my curios two year old



  • With a sneaky 2yr old, a almost 4yr old who wants to be with daddy all the time & our 5th baby on the way, this pack would be ideal to keep little hands & bodies away from where they shouldn’t be.



  • I need them to help keep my children safe. It would be so useful because children are fast and can do something unexpected


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