by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2020-07-03 at 06:53:59
Zoe was an egg donor and flirted with the idea of becoming a surrogate for years. She began by following the journeys of other surrogates and intended parents as a member of the Australian Surrogacy Community Facebook page. Zoe finally jumped in to the deep end, attending her first Melbourne Surrogacy dinner in November 2019. This is where she met Intended Parents Jed and Damien, and they have been surro-dating ever since.
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 […]
This guest blog is from Karen Holden at A City Law Firm. Getting advice early and being prepared, can help you have a smooth surrogacy journey, but if it goes wrong it’s not the end of the journey. Traditional Surrogacy in the UK. There are numerous pitfalls of undertaking your surrogacy journey in the UK. […]
Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]