Wishing for a best friend

Grace has had a tough start to life. Born three months premature, she’s had to be a fighter from day one.

Grace's story

Wish stories

Since 1985, our incredible #WishForce has brought more than 10,000 wishes to life for sick kids all over Australia! Each child's wish is carefully planned and delivered to create a positive, lasting impact. Find out more about some of these inspirational wish children and their families.

Chelsea wanted to forget about the endless hospital appointments and come to Melbourne and get dress...

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Rocco absolutely adores watching PAW Patrol, and wished for a real-life adventure.

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Once upon a time, a princess wished to be whisked away from her gloomy hospital and onto a stage...

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When our volunteers visited Samuel to capture his wish, he knew exactly what he wanted - to meet Ada...

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Harrison's wish came true when he became a police cadet for the day with the South Australia Police ...

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Charlie thought it was going to be just a standard school day. And then his basketball hero Ben Simm...

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As little Sullivan spent six months in hospital fighting leukaemia, it was the Adelaide Crows footy ...

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Ben dreamed of leaving behind the endless hospital appointments for a chance to meet his favourite p...

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Audrey's mum Claudine gives an update about her daughter and the lasting impact of her wish.

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Guest blogger Kristy shares the story of her daughter Emelia's Wish Journey.

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At only 5 years old, this brave little girl wanted nothing more than to fly high and look down to se...

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It takes a whole #WishForce to bring wishes to life. For Ryan, it was a whole police force, too!

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Help make wishes come true

With more than 700 kids currently on a Wish Journey, we rely on our volunteers, business partners, fundraisers and donors to make it happen.

Wish children whose images feature on this page:

Dara, 7, Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma - I wish for the ultimate puppy experience.