The Sport Australia Hall of Fame introduced the Legend status to recognise those members who have distinguished themselves at the highest level and in doing so have offered inspiration and example to Australia. One Member is recognised each year. As of 2016, 38 Members have been recognised as "Legends of Australian sport".
|Landy AC CVO MBE, Mr John||Athletics||1985||
|Laver AC MBE, Mr Rod||Tennis||1985||
|Lewis AM, Mr Wally||Rugby League||1987||
|Lindrum OBE, Mr Walter||Billiards||1985||