by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2021-02-13 at 04:13:03

The Australian Surrogate Perspective

Local altruistic surrogates provide a reality check for intended parents – one who had a positive journey and one a more negative journey- discussing what they expect from singles or couples they carry for, what motivates them and the ups and downs of the journey.

Michelle Fenwick (two-time NSW surrogate), Leanne McKay (NSW surrogate)


In my capacity as an expert on cross-border surrogacy globally, I was invited to an International Forum In Cambridge, UK on 29-30 June this year. Experts were weighted towards lawyers and non-profits from the UK, US & Australia, with reasonable representation from Switzerland,  China, Hong Kong, South Africa & New Zealand and much smaller representation of […]

There are thousands with health or fertility issues or a lack of the necessary anatomy that might once have prevented them raising a genetically connected child. Not anymore. When Film-maker and activist Lance Black and Tom Daley announced they were going to be dads via surrogacy in the UK press, there had been mixed reactions. […]

______________________________________________________________________________ Preliminary studies from China show no evidence that if a surrogate was infected with Co-Vid-19 she would pass it on to the child she births. Additional Time Off Work for Your Surrogate Some intended parents may want their surrogate to take additional time off work or work from home. The former may incur significant […]