Game, Set, Match!
After being diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, keen tennis player James had to put down his racquet. But this cloud definitely had a silver lining - thanks to Make-A-Wish, James realised a lifelong dream of heading off to Wimbledon!
Teah's Wiggly Wish
Dolphins, Dreamworld and Wags the Dog - Teah's Gold Coast wish was a non stop adventure!
Rhianna's Dolphin DreamThe Big Banana, ice-skating limbo and tobogganing - Rhianna did it all in Coffs Harbour. But the highlight was swimming with the dolphins.
Arthur's heading west
When Arthur wished to travel on the Indian Pacific, he never dreamed he'd get to sit in the driver's seat!
Julian makes snow angels
In sunny Queensland, where six-year-old Julian lives, snow is the stuff of dreams – something that happens in lands far away. But then his dream came true.
James’s Winnebago Wish
For most children, Disneyland and Universal Studios are at the top of the list of things to do, but not for James. James’s cherished wish was to travel around California in a Winnebago!
Daniel’s trip to the seaside
Seven-year-old Daniel loves going to the beach and has always been interested in sea life, especially sharks and dolphins.
Annis gets a taste of footy
A keen footballer before the accident it wasn’t hard for Annis to think of his cherished wish when Make-A-Wish visited – a weekend of AFL football in Melbourne.
A wish all girls can relate to! Imagine 800 different shops, over 100 eating establishments, plus nine world-class attractions.
A special outback wish A desire to visit his sister Karyn, a jillaroo on Augustus Downs Station in outback Queensland, led Cystic Fibrosis sufferer Kieran to ask Make-A-Wish grant his cherished wish.
Downhill adventure of two wheels The website for Whistler Mountain Bike Park promotes their trails as ‘gravity-fed, adrenaline fuelled descending mountain bike trails’ and that is what 17-year-old Dean wanted to experience when he asked Make-A-Wish to grant his cherished wish.
Meeting UFC's 'Pocket Rocket'The fulfillment of my wish to fly to Las Vegas to attend a UFC, was, put simply, amazing.
A true blue wishWhen you love the great outdoors, Aussie food and being active there are many places around this wide land that one may wish to visit. Thirteen year-old, Amy, from Victoria didn’t have second thoughts when choosing her cherished wish.
A swim with CalamityTalking to and swimming with dolphins has been a life-long wish for young Harley. He told the volunteers who visited him that dolphins were nice animals and they would talk to him.
A dream holiday becomes a reality I made a wish to stay in a hut over water; I have always wanted to do this after seeing it on a travel show. I love hot weather, and swimming and snorkeling are my favourite things to do.
Dreams of flying highA passion for planes lead to one ten-year-old Kai asking Make-A-Wish if they could send him to the Omaka Air Show in New Zealand earlier this year.
Our journey so far….We’re proud of Trent and love him dearly More than words can tell you really
A Rosy Tea PartyDorothy the Dinosaur loves having her special friends over for Rosy Tea and tea cake. And so does four-year-old Ellie.
My French ConnectionIn early 2008 Kevin, at the age of 13 became very unwell. When the gastrointestinal symptoms persisted, the doctors told his parents, Jenson and Yuly that Kevin’s heart was extremely weak with only 10% function. In cardiac failure Kevin was placed as a priority on the heart transplant list and transferred immediately to Melbourne.
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