The Australian Surrogacy Podcast was launched in 2018. Sarah interviews intended parents and surrogates from around Australia, to share their stories about surrogacy. Topics covered include infertility, grief and loss, cancer treatment and survival, egg donation, gestational and traditional surrogacy, challenges during surrogacy, support and community, building relationships, commercial and altruistic surrogacy, international, interstate and local surrogacy, gay dads and heterosexual couples, solo parenting and partners of surrogates. You can access full episodes on SoundCloud, or on Apple Podcasts.
The latest episode is available below.
Episode 24: Gareth became a father through surrogacy when in January 2018, his surrogate Jess gave birth to his son Rixon. Gareth’s partner Bec, Rixon’s mum, passed away during the pregnancy due to complications arising from cystic fibrosis.