Amira Mikhail

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2019-12-05 at 05:53:35

Amira has written a powerful story – Mission to Motherhood– of how she tackled and overcome repeated hurdles on her journey  to motherhood, from fibroids, endometriosis, infertility and miscarriage, through to IVF and surrogacy, first in New Zealand and then Canada. She will share what she learnt along this extraordinary journey. Copies of her book will be available.


Surrogacy is regulated in most Australian states & territories. This means there is no uniform law nationally. Currently, there are no surrogacy laws in the northern territory, Victoria and South Australia have progressed significant reforms recently. Commercial surrogacy is illegal in Australia Only Altruistic surrogacy is permitted and the intended parents have to cover all […]

Many intended parents need to travel abroad in the coming weeks and months for the birth of their child(ren) via cross-border surrogacy. Chinese healthcare authorities now have the best understanding of Co-Vid-19, how it spreads and how to prevent this. Note that animals cannot spread the virus. If you are travelling to a high risk […]

Surrogacy can fall into the categories of altruistic or commercial. Altruistic surrogacy means that the surrogate derives no financial benefit from being a surrogate with the exception of having her reasonable expenses of the surrogacy paid. Commercial surrogacy is the opposite, being an arrangement whereby the surrogate obtains a financial benefit beyond her expenses for […]