Mark your diaries!

Saturday, 17th September 2016

Each year, guests from the corporate scene and the Australian defence organisation come together with Legacy to raise funds for the care of families that lose a loved one serving Australia. This year we expect 1,000 guests to assemble at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on Saturday, 17th September for an evening of good food and wine, entertainment, dancing and fun.


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Hosted By Shelley Craft


We’re excited to announce our celebrity MC is Australia’s favourite TV presenter, Shelley Craft.

Shelley is well known for her current role as co-host of ‘The Block’ and began her television career on Seven’s Saturday Disney. Shelley has gone on to host some of Australia’s most successful lifestyle programs and specials including: Channel Nine’s Australia’s Funniest Home Videos, The Great Outdoors, Guinness World Records and hit renovation series, Domestic Blitz as well as covering numerous sporting events for Channel Seven including the Olympics.

Shelley is passionate about supporting Australian Defence Force Families and is ready to help us raise vital funds for Legacy and give you a night you’ll never forget.

Frequently asked questions

How do I book a table?Nominate 1 person to be the organiser for your group and that person will make the booking online and collate all monies. Only one (1) payment is appreciated for table bookings.
What is the dress code?For Military guests;
Winter or Summer Mess Kit.
For Civilian guests;
black tie or evening wear.
Can I book accommodation?Rydges Southbank
When do I receive the tickets?Your tickets will be etickets and will be emailed to you, approximately two weeks prior to the event date. You will receive confirmation of your booking within 48hrs.


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Magnificient money can't buy auctions

Car Up For Grabs

You can buy your tickets from our roaming ticket sellers who will be moving around the room on the night.


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7. Medals of Honour

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Memories from 2015

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  • “I just wanted to say thanks for Saturday night. It was one of the best, if not the best ball I’ve ever been to. Everyone I have spoken to has said they had a great time.”

  • “Congratulations on a magnificent job! The event has now become our company’s annual celebration and how we say remember and honour the brave Australian men and women on our frontline.”

  • “Somethings really should be commented on, this is one of those things. Thank you so much”

  • “Somethings really should be commented on, this is one of those things. Thank you so much”

  • “Wow – a week out we are still receiving great comments regarding Shelley. Shelley was gracious regarding every request made of her and carried out all of her duties (and more) with a beautiful smile.”

  • “We have had many positive comments from the guests who attended the function.”

    Surfers Marriott Resort
  • “WOW - Shelley has a brilliant on stage presence and the audience loved her. We highly recommend her.”

    Coca-Cola Amatil

Legacy Families

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Caring for young families

Legacy is committed to helping young families through bereavement and providing them with new opportunities in life

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Caring for Children

Legacy has a long history of nurturing the development of children of veterans, with a special priority given to education and development

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Support for ageing

Through our programs in support of the ageing, Legacy aims to provide comfort and security to those who find themselves alone and vulnerable. We are committed to helping older widow’s live full and happy lives despite their loss.

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Support for People with Disabilities 

At Legacy, we believe that people with disabilities have an inherent right to the same opportunities as others. Legacy supports our dependants with disabilities with a program focused on enduring care

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