National eSmart Week 2021
National eSmart Week, 6-12 September 2021, is a time to encourage everyone to be smart, safe and responsible when using digital technology. This year National eSmart Week is celebrating ‘Responsible Action’. By taking responsible action, we can demonstrate how we all keep kids safe online and offline.
Our Libraries may be closed but you join some free activities from National eSmart Week suitable for teachers, parents and students
The eSafety Commissioner website includes some great resources for parents, carers and children, and during National eSmart Week will have some online webinars to advise parent and carers about safety online for all ages
The internet is a great tool for finding information and sharing news with your friends family and your broader community. There are risks that you need to manage to maintain your Cyber security. Are your passwords strong and secure? Is your privacy protected? Have you experienced cyber bulling? Do you know what emails to delete without opening?
Stay Smart Online is the Australian Government's website to help us understand the risks and the simple steps that we can take to protect ourselves online.
Office of the Children's eSafety Commissioner provides online safety resources for Australian children and young people and administer a complaint service for young people who experience serious cyberbullying and illegal online content.
Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network (ACORN) is a national policing initiative of Australian governments. It is a national online system that allows the public to securely report instances of cybercrime. It will also provide advice to help people recognise and avoid common types of cybercrime.
Scamwatch is run by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). It provides information to consumers and small businesses about how to recognise, avoid and report scams.