Assisting bereaved children to find ways to live with loss and grief, to build on their resilience, to move forward and take the next steps on their bereavement journey.

About us

We assist bereaved children to find a way to live with loss and grief, to move forward and take the next steps on their bereavement journey.

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Wombat’s Wish cannot operate without your support.

You can donate here.

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Do you know of a bereaved child?

The death of a parent is extremely difficult for children. We provide guidance and support to enable them to manage the impact of death on their lives.

Consider filling out the referral form.

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Looking to volunteer?

We offer a variety of opportunities to volunteer. Depending on your interests and skills, we can make sure that you find the right volunteering opportunity to suit you.


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The artwork is being finalised for the Wombat's Wish Art Show. Stay tuned this week as we will commence showing you some of the fine art that will be on display and up for auction. ... See MoreSee Less

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We're receiving extremely high quality artworks from across Australia and overseas for our upcoming art show. We look forward to showing you preview photos of these artwork pieces over the coming weeks. ... See MoreSee Less

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  • We are thrilled to announce the Wombat’s Wish Charity Art Show & Auction overview today. It is running from February 27 to March 10, 2017 at the Deakin Waterfront Gallery in Geelong. We look forward to seeing you there as we will be showcasing magnificent...

  • We are pleased to today announce our 2017 Camp Dates. They are as follows: May 5 -7 November 10 – 12 If you know of a child you may benefit from our attending one of our camps, please go to the referral page on our...

  • Here is the September update regarding our Board of Director vacancies to support our expansion: Current positions we are looking for: – Finance – Fundraising, marketing and sponsorship – A parent and/or community representative. If you are interested in bringing your skills and expertise to one of

  • Wombat’s Wish is looking for a volunteer Event Manager to oversee a major event for our organisation that will be running in early 2017. Please send through your current CV and a short cover letter outlining why you would like to be involved to:


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