The 5 Best Breast Pumps of 2020

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By Baby Village on 11 May 2020

​We’ve rounded up the 5 best breast pumps for 2020 and accessories to help you find the right tools, knowledge and support to make your breastfeeding experience successful. 

"Mother's milk, time-tested for millions of years, is the best nutrient for babies because it is nature's perfect food."

Best for Expression at Anytime - Medela Swing Flex Breast Pump

For quick, efficient expression whenever you need it, the Medela Swing Flex single breast pump is ideal for breastfeeding mums who want to share feeding with a partner, get out for an appointment, or simply take a break.
Type: Single Breast Pump

  • New PersonalFit Flex breast shield – a whole new pumping experience, personalised to you
  • Medela 2-Phase Expression technology mimics babies’ sucking for a more natural pumping experience
  • Compact, portable and easy to use

Best Lifestyle Flexibility - Medela Freestyle Flex Breast Pump

Freestyle Flex is an electric breast pump designed to fit into your life: its light, compact design and USB-chargeable battery gives you the flexibility to express wherever and whenever you like, with no compromise on pumping performance.
Type: Double Breast Pump

  • Compact, light and portable breast pump, easy to carry wherever you go
  • Built-in rechargeable battery so you can express anywhere - no need to search for a power point
  • USB port for powering up on the go
  • Connects to free MyMedela app – download and register to track pumping progress
  • Medela PersonalFit Flex breast shields for your comfort and increased milk flow

Best for Working Mums - Pigeon GoMini Double Electric Breast Pump

Breastfeeding is a beautiful journey but not everyone has it the easy way, especially when you go back to work. It gets hard sometimes but having the right support of a good breast pump can ease the challenges.

The NEWEST GoMini Double Electric Breast Pump, winner of 3 prestigious awards for its form and function, is designed to make breastfeeding easier for working mums because Pigeon believes, nothing should stop you from experiencing the best of this journey.
Type: Double Breast Pump

  • Has a small and light motor pump unit
  • Light, compact, and easy to store
  • Has a slender form and soft contours, so it rests pleasantly in the hand
  • Ergonomic buttons facilitate simple and intuitive operation with one hand
  • Prevents a backflow of milk

Best for Privacy - Philips Avent Natural Electric Breast Pump

Sit comfortably without leaning forward as the soft massage cushion gently stimulates your milk flow. Use the quiet pump anytime, anywhere, even with batteries. It's easy to set up, personalise, use and clean.
Type: Single Breast Pump

  • More comfortable pumping position due to unique design, with gentle stimulation mode and 3 pump settings
  • Choose the setting that is effective & comfortable for you
  • Soft massage cushion with massaging petals
  • Closed system, designed for hygienic expressing
  • Few separate parts and intuitive design
  • Includes Natural bottle and nipple for natural latch on

Best for a Natural Experience - Haakaa Silicone Breast Pump

Made from 100% food grade silicone, this compact pump is perfect for long distance trips, planes, car rides, family BBQ's, or anywhere mums would like to express discretely, silently and quickly. Simply suction to the breast and let the pump do the work as it draws milk using suction.

It's 100% eco-friendly and safe for mum, baby and the environment.
Type: Manual Breast Pump​

  • Made from soft 100% food grade silicone.
  • Compact size fits perfectly into any handbag or baby bag.
  • Suction base stops accidental spills.
  • 150ml capacity.
  • No cords, batteries or assembly required. 
  • Easy to use and clean.
  • BPA, PVC and phthalate-free.


  1. 59S Multi-Purpose UV Sterilasation Cabinet | RRP $269.99
  2. BodyICE Woman Breast Pads | RRP $44.99
  3. Philips Avent Breast Shells | RRP $22.99
  4. Medela Quick Clean Soap  | RRP $12.99
  5. Ergobaby Natural Nursing Pillow  | RRP $139.99
With so much choice available, you may still be finding it hard to make a decision. Our friendly staff are Mums too and can help you pick the right breast pump. Drop in, give us a call or leave us a comment below.
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