Bequests, or gifts by Will, have become increasingly important in supporting the National Trust’s work in advocacy, conservation and education. Every gift, whether large or small, is welcomed and valued.

Your gift will enable the National Trust to continue its work in the following Core Programmes:

  • Maintain and provide community access to the National Trust’s portfolio of heritage places, buildings of interest, nature reserves and trails.
  • Care for the National Trust’s collection of works of art, furniture, decorative arts and other materials that relate to historic properties.
  • Implement  and resource interpretation, education and learning programmes to support curriculum guidelines and meet the needs of communities.
  • Protect the National Trust’s reserves natural reserves that contain precious flora and fauna and ensure that their environment and habitats are protected for future generations.

A bequest is one of the most effective ways in which you can help to ensure the future success of the Trust.

Interested in making a Bequest?

Contact our Bequests Manager


(02) 9258 0156


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