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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A big thank you to Rawlight Candles - rawlightcandles.com.au whom are supplying their high quality candles for our upcoming camps. They look fantastic and we cant wait to receive them! ... See MoreSee Less

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We were delighted with the Wombat's Wish Art Show Auction held at Deakin University Waterfront Campus. The figures are in and we raised over $6,300 on the night. These important funds will be used for children to attend our 2017 camps. A huge thank you to all involved, in particular the amazing artists whom donated their work, volunteers and wonderful sponsors. ... See MoreSee Less

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And we are all set, ready to go. The 2017 Wombat's Wish Art Show at the Deakin University Waterfront Gallery, Geelong. ... See MoreSee Less

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We're excited - it's on tomorrow. Our Wombat's Wish Art Auction. Commencing at 6pm at the Deakin University Waterfront Gallery, entry via Cunningham Street, Geelong.

We look forward to seeing you there.

All proceeds raised on the night go directly to Wombat's Wish.
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Brian Cook – the Geelong Football Club CEO


  • Wombat’s Wish Program Co-ordinator Contractor position (0.2 FTE) Wombat’s Wish are seeking experienced and passionate applicants who have: * Qualification in social work, psychology or similar discipline. * Experience in working with young people who have experienced grief. * Strong orga

  • We are thrilled to announce the Wombat’s Wish Charity Art Show & Auction overview today. It is running from February 27 to March 9, 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


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