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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Here is one of our favourite photos from camp. The darkness is the grief that the kids experience from the loss of a parent, meanwhile the glow sticks and light represent Wombat's Wish and the path ahead. ... See MoreSee Less

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We're all ready and set to go for our Wombat's Wish May camp this weekend. We hope everyone attending has a great time. ... See MoreSee Less

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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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Brian Cook – the Geelong Football Club CEO


  • As the end of financial year approaches, we have a number of Wombat’s Wish sponsorship packages available for FY2017/18. If your business/organisation is keen on supporting the continued growth of Wombat’s Wish, please contact David Trott at info@wombatswish.org.au for more information.

  • 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...

  • Please see below the date of our next 2017 Wombat’s Wish camp: November 10 – 12 If you know of a child who may benefit from attending one of our camps, please go to the referral page on our website.

  • 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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