About The Ball

When: 7 September 2019

Time: Doors open at 6:30pm

Where: Hall 4, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane

The Defence Charity Ball has been held annually since 2007, and all proceeds go towards funding the continuing work of Legacy. It is an opportunity for members of the general public, the corporate scene, and the Australian Defence Force to come together for an evening of entertainment in the name of a good cause!

Legacy’s Defence Charity Ball is known for its unique entertainment! Here's what we have lined up for you:

  • Army, Navy and RAAF Displays
  • Money-can’t-buy auction items
  • Australian Army Band performance
  • RAAF Puppies in training
  • Variety entertainment  



Novotel Brisbane South Bank - Brisbane


Situated within the city’s premier lifestyle and cultural precinct of South Bank, the Hotel offers easy access to an array of world-class restaurants, internationally acclaimed theatre and cultural performances, and a convenient connecting walkway to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC).

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Standard Room - $210 per night (room only)

Novotel Brisbane South Bank’s King and Twin Standard Rooms are spacious and contemporary, designed for your comfort and to keep you connected. The Standard King’s Live N’ Dream King sized bed, fluffy duvet and custom comfort pillows will help you wake refreshed. The room sleeps up to two adults.

Breakfast – Full buffet breakfast is available in Spice Central Kitchen & Bar for $25.00 per person, per day (discounted from $36.00 per person)

Rydges South Bank Brisbane


Rydges South Bank Brisbane is located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct with plenty of things to do and only minutes away from South Bank Parklands and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

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Queen Room - $239 per night (room only)

These rooms have one queen size bed – many with views over Mount Coot-tha. Maximum two adults per room utilising existing bedding.

ridges superior queen room
Superior Queen Room - $259 per night (room only)

These rooms have one queen size bed and a private walkout balcony. Maximum two adults per room utilising existing bedding.

Breakfast - Full buffet breakfast is available in Spice Central Kitchen & Bar for $32.00 per person, per day (discounted from $36.00 per person)

Pricing Options

* Please note, to be eligible for the Defence personnel ticket price, a PMKeys OR service number must be included against the guest’s name on your booking form. Immediate family members and ex-serving Defence personnel are also eligible for this discount - please use same PMKeys OR service number.

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?Novotel 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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Who Legacy Supports

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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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