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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Important Dates

We are currently finalising dates for our 2020 camps. Stay tuned for more information.


Wombat’s Wish cannot operate without your support.

You can donate here.

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.

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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  • Wombat’s Wish is pleased to announce that Rebecca Scott has joined the team as the Operations Coordinator.  Bec is a qualified youth worker that has worked on the Bellarine Peninsula with Bellarine Training & Community Hub drop-in program and for Golden Plains Shire, Youth Department......

  • The first edition of our monthly newsletter is here!  ...

  • Wombat’s Wish, Geelong’s not-for-profit organisation that supports children who have experienced the death of a parent is very pleased to announce the appointment of Nicki Dunne, as Wombat’s Wish’s first Operations Manager. Nicki joins Wombat’s Wish after a stellar career leading the Bellarine Training and......

  • As a result of the COVID disruptions across Victoria, our May camp has been postponed indefinitely.  We are in the process of notifying all families and rescheduling to the October camp.   Please stay safe and well through this very trying time. Freeman x...


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