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About NHW Connect
Why join NHW Connect?
Joining NHW Connect is easy
Getting Started with NHW Connect

About the NHW Connect Digital Community

Neighbourhood Watch is about neighbours coming together. It’s about community.

NHW Connect is a digital, community lead safety and awareness program, run by everyday people in their immediate communities. People just like you!

Neighbourhood Watch groups work together to learn how to reduce crime as well as to increase the safety, security and quality of life for everyone in your local neighbourhood.

Make a difference in your community today!

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Join NHW Connect’s online community space and make a difference in your local neighbourhood:

– Connect with your local neighbourhood groups and chat to one another
– Feel more connected within your community
– Prevent crime and reduce fear of crime
– Work together for safer, connected and inclusive communities

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Joining NHW Connect is easy!

Start making a difference in your neck of the woods
reach out to like-minded neighbours in your community and watch your networks flourish, both on and offline.



Getting started is easy! Just sign-up on our free app NHWConnect, once registered you will be able to either Join and existing NHW Group or Start you own.

Register with NHWConnect



Use our locator map to search for a NHW group near you. Once you found one, you can contact the coordinator of that group via the NHWConnect App and ask to join. Easy!

Search for a Group Near You



Can’t find a NHW Group near you, why not start your own? Fill in an application form and tell us about yourself and the location you want to setup your group, then the coordinator for your region will perform some security checks (This process can take up to 2 working days). Once approved, invite friends and neighbours to get your group connected.

Start your own group today!
By creating a NHW group you will be designated as the group’s coordinator by default.

News and media

Neighbourhood Watch Community Development Day – Canberra

To all, Crime Prevention Officers, Neighbourhood Watch Group Coordinators and members of

Neighbourhood Watch Community Development Day – Gold Coast

To all, Crime Prevention Officers, Neighbourhood Watch Group Coordinators and members of

Nominations for the 2017 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards (ACVPA)

The Hon Michael Keenan MP  Minister for Justice Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Counter

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Congratulations Bernie, You’ve Crossed the Finish Line!

Our Green Machine has done it! President of Neighbourhood Watch Australasia, Mr Bernie Durkin has