Kath Wood

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-04-21 at 00:35:41

Kath is a loud and proud egg donor and gestational surrogate from Geelong, Vic. Kathbecame an egg donor in 2012 after having her second child. She has donated to 4 families resulting in 5 donor babies, and Kath is very passionate about known donation in Australia. After retiring her ovaries she felt the next step was to be a surrogate. Kath met her IPs, Ben and Terry through Fertility Connections in late 2016, they built a solid friendship and Kath had the honour of carrying their daughter who she gave birth to in January 2018.


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 […]

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Sarah Jefford

Australia’s eighth annual surrogacy & donor conference for intended parents for the first time had a whole day devoted to domestic surrogacy. A record crowd of 180 intended parents attended from around the country, to network,  and hear from experts, panels of surrogates, parents, egg donors, and donor-conceived children. The success of the event would […]