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6 February: From the Chief Operating Officer

Elizabeth Svoboda's final COO Report

6 February: With Thanks to our Patrons

We say thank you for dedicated service.

5 February: Kids' Adventure Camp

Another fantastic voyage!

4 February: BACKUP for Life CEC Report

The BACKUP for Life research is in.

2 February: Scholarships Update

All the latest opportunities for our Police Legatees.

1 February: NSW Police Legacy Parents' Network

Helping us to connect parents of NSW Police Officers who have passed away.

1 February: Chair's Report

The latest from our Chair Det Supt Gary Merryweather.

19 January: Glen Innes Critical Incident Appeal

We launch our appeal for the two officers shot during an incident at Glen Innes

12 December: Kids' Christmas Party

Fun at the Santa Spectacular!

6 December: WorkSafe Solutions Graduation

The final "Class of 2018" graduate in the NSWPL offices

4 December: Christmas Luncheon

Doltone House transformed by the spirit of our Police Legatees

3 December: Chair's Report

Det Supt Gary Merryweather sums up the year

3 December: Fundraising Updates

Jason Baker Memorial Cup; Castle Hill Art Society

21 November: Police Boxing

UK Vs Aust at our biggest fight night yet!

4 November: Mounted Unit Open Day

2,000 people through the doors in Redfern!

2 November: BACKUP for Life Expo

Our third annual Expo a resounding success

13 October: Volunteer Training Day

Another successful training day at Balmain Marine Area Command

3 October: Chair's Report

Det Supt Gary Merryweather's second Chair's Report 

1 October: From the Chief Operating Officer

A report from Elizabeth Svoboda, Chief Operating Officer

1 October  2018: Police Legacy Thank You Night

A star-studded evening in celebration of all our supporters!

1 October 2018: Scholarships Update

Morgan Hill Scholarship, Sean Burns Scholarship, Bill Crews Scholarship

1 October 2018: Fundraising Updates

The Brisbane Water Paddle and "Do the 5" raise money for our charity

1 October 2018: New Zealand Kids' Adventure Camp

Adventures in the land of the long white cloud

1 August 2018: Chair’s Report

Det Supt Gary Merryweather’s first report as Chair of NSW Police Legacy

31 July 2018: Volunteer Training Day

Police Legacy volunteers from around the state get together for training

27 July 2018: PANSW Conference

NSW Police Legacy attends the Police Association Conference

15 June 2018: Family Day

Another glorious occasion at Government House

7 June 2018: Farewell from Chair Paul Bousfield

After many years of dedicated service, Paul says goodbye

5 June 2018: Volunteer Profile

Profiling 87-year-old volunteer George Gaal

24 May 2018: Welcome to our new Chair!

We welcome Detective Superintendent Gary Merryweather APM to the position of Chair

1 May 2018: Kokoda Trek 2018 – A personal perspective

Police Legatees Blake Brotherson shares his experiences of the 2018 Kokoda Trek

30 April 2018: Remembrance Bike Ride

Our dedicated riders raise more than $110,000 for the police family

20 April 2018: Chair's Report April 2018

Words from Chair Paul Bousfield

15 April 2018: Bill Crews Scholarship Presentation

Probationary Constable Emma Bailey the first recipient of the scholarship

12 April 2018: Legatee Profile - Caitlin Robinson

Legatee Caitlin Robinson takes time out from her training at Goulburn Police Academy to talk to us

12 April 2018: Kokoda Golf Day

The annual Charity Golf Day raises more than $30,000

21 February 2018: Remembrance Ride - Six Years Strong

Six years on, the Remembrance Riders are showing no sign of slowing down

19 February 2018: January Adventure Camp

For the 29th year in a row a group of young Legatees go on an adventure

12 February 2018: On the job - Police Chaplain Daniel Connor

We talk with Senior Police Chaplain Daniel Connor about his work

30 January: Amy Taylor - Trailblazer

Amy Taylor was the first policewoman in uniform in NSW

1 December 2017: Annual Christmas Luncheon

Each year, NSW Police Legacy hosts an annual Christmas Luncheon

29 November 2017: Police Boxing 

Police Boxing a roaring success

19 November 2017: Children's Christmas Party

Luna Park fun at our annual Children's Christmas Party

2 November 2017: BACKUP for Life Expo

The first BACKUP for Life Expo a resounding success

29 September 2017: National Police Remembrance Day

The National Police Remembrance Day commemorates service and sacrifice

24 September 2017: Graeme Donnelly Cup

The 5th annual Graeme Donnelly Cup continues the tradition

23 September 2017: Blue Ribbon Ball 2017

Blue Ribbon Ball held at the Sydney International Convention Centre

5 July 2017: Bill Crews Cup

Each year members of the NSW police community compete in the annual Bill Crews Cup

2 July 2017: July Adventure Camp

35 police legatees gather at Sydney Airport to head off on the journey of a lifetime

1 June 2017: Inclusion of special constables

NSW Police Legacy announce their support of Special Constables of the NSW Police Force

22 May 2017: 30th Anniversary Family Day at Government House

Police Legatees look forward all year to this annual event

9 May 2017: AGM 2017

We welcome four new Directors to the Board of Management

28 April 2017: Remembrance Bike Ride 2017

The fifth year of the ride goes bigger then ever