Friday, September 28, 2012

Tasmania passes new surrogacy laws allowing altruistic surrogacy: but everyone must come from Tasmania. I will write a comprehensive post about the changes over the weekend.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

NSW apologises for forced adoptions

Congratulations to Pru Goward and Barry O'Farrell for the guts to apologise for forced adoptions, when children were ripped off their mothers' breasts as late as the 1970's: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-09-20/adoption-apology/4271516

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Daughters receive mothers' wombs in transplant first: BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19637156

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Today I presented to NSW MP's with Dr Kim Bergman about difficulties with NSW surrogacy laws: http://www.skynews.com.au/national/article.aspx?id=794207

Monday, September 10, 2012

Surrogacy forum in Sydney on Wednesday

On Wednesday I'll be in Sydney talking to NSW MP's about surrogacy, followed later by a surrogacy forum open to the public. All are welcome!

SURROGACY FORUM
Ethical Surrogacy in Australia and The US
When:  Wednesday 12 Sept 6 -7.30pm
Where: Mitchell Theatre, Level 2, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 
               280 Pitt St Sydney
Who:   All welcome, whether intended parents, relatives, friends, professionals
             or potential surrogates

Join international  expert lawyer Stephen Page, psychologist Kim Bergman, 
IVF Australia's Dr Peter Illingworth, Surrogacy Australia's Sam Everingham 
and surrogates from California and NSW .
  • Ethical Surrogacy Practice in Australia
  • Ethical Surrogacy Practice in the US 
  • Why Would A Woman Carry Someone Else's Child
  • How Does the Law Recognise Intended Parents in the US & Australia ?                         
  • Panel Discussion                                                           
  • Q&A from audience                                                                                                                                
Cost: Free
Bookings: admin@surrogacyaustralia.org