Online Security

The links below will assist you to have a safer and more enjoyable online experience.

Australian Government sites:

·   The eSafety Commissioner’s officer is committed to helping all Australians have safe, positive experiences online.

    •       Be Connectedassists thousands of Australian to learn how to access the internet, use their devices and keep in touch with others online
    •       Stay Smart Online provides simple, easy to understand advice on how to protect yourself online, as well as up-to-date information on the latest online threats and how to respond.

To learn more about cyber security, including common threat types  and to understanding how passwords  can be your first line of defence, visit

Scam Reporting

If you do get caught by an online scam, you should report it to:

    • ACORN – The Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network (note: a section of the Australian Federal Police).
    •      ScamWatch – a department of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC)