Brendan Spratt

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-02-03 at 03:40:15

After 10 years together, Gavin and Brendan married in Dublin in 2015. Over the next few months they set about researching the possibility of growing their family. It was while on honeymoon in Bondi Beach when they took the next steps and reached out to ORM and Northwest Surrogacy in January 2016. Almost 2 years later, Theodore Bondi: a strong and healthy boy arrived. Their journey has been incredibly positive: thanks largely to being matched with an amazing surrogate and they are hopeful of expanding their family next year with help of the same agencies.


October Seminar

Inspiring StoriesTotally inspiring stories abound in the Australian surrogacy & donor communities about the journeys taken by intended parents and the surrogates who assist them in the Aussie October Seminar series may sell out. For me, there is huge joy in being able to help hopeful singles and couples to create family. Some of them […]

On 19/20 June 2021, , Growing Families are hosting their first face-to-face conference in two years – Australia’s 10th Surrogacy & Donor Conference. Spurred on by Australia’s record low covid rates, the donor and surrogacy community’s need for connection, discounted domestic air travel and the desire to leave home, if only for a weekend, Growing […]

While Hong Kong, Bangkok and Sydney are popular destinations for Family Building and for a good quality IVF, increasing numbers need a surrogate and such services are harder to access. Yet a global audit of surrogacy agencies in 2018 showed China to be in the top three user nations of cross-border surrogacy globally. In the […]