Robyn Renyard

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2021-10-11 at 18:07:04

Robyn and Michael Renyard welcomed their first son, Joseph, in April 2020 via Canadian surrogacy with the help of Create IVF. The couple had to navigate their way out of Australia and into Canada amid international border closures, within 2 weeks of their son’s due date. Miraculously, and with the help of their dedicated lawyers and surrogacy agency, they welcomed the birth of Joseph 10 hours after finishing mandatory quarantine in Canada. They welcomed a daughter, Emilia on 18 June 2022, born in Saskatoon to the same egg donor and surrogate. Robyn will talk about the process


Growing Families is running its fourth New Zealand Event for intended parents, surrogates and donors on 21 August after an 18-month absence. Like past events, this one will bring together egg donors, surrogates, parents and those hoping to become so. They will join experts from Canada, USA and New Zealand in a program to educate […]

For those intended parents undertaking international surrogacy in Georgia or Ukraine, it is important to be aware that your baby or babies will be born stateless and that you will need to apply for Australian citizenship by descent before you can come back home. In order to prove a biological relationship, The Department of Home Affairs will […]

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 […]