The City of Stirling libraries provides informative talks to provide parents with expert knowledge about cyber safety issues for their children. This section also contains links WA Police and federal government websites on cyber safety.
Cyber safety talks
The City of Stirling libraries provides informative talks on cyber safety.
The talks provide parents with expert knowledge about what your children are doing online and the risks and benefits of being online.
To be notified of up and coming talks and other events click here to subscribe to our e-newsletter ‘Library Vibes’
Internet child safety
The Western Australia Police Online Child Exploitation Squad investigates instances of child sexual abuse involving electronic communication, and offences relating to child exploitation material.
Visit the WA Police website for more information including tips for parents.
How to report suspicious online behaviour
Report suspicious online behaviour that you think involves the sexual grooming, abuse or exploitation of children, to:
Western Australia Police
Online Child Exploitation Squad
Tel: (08) 9428 1555
Tel: 1800 333 000
Report crime online
Cyber safety websites
There are several great resources available online to help you and your children to be safe when using cyberspace, and to enjoy the many benefits of being online.
Here are some links to get you started.
Cybersmart provides activities, resources and practical advice to help young kids, teens and parents safely enjoy the online world.
Developed by the Australian Communications and Media Authority, Cybersmart is part of the Australian Government’s cyber safety program.
ThinkUKnow is an internet safety program delivering interactive training to parents, carers and teachers through primary and secondary schools across Australia using a network of accredited trainers.
Created by the UK Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre, ThinkUKnow Australia has been developed by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Microsoft Australia.
Stay Smart Online
The Australian Government's cyber security website provides information for Australian internet users on the simple steps they can take to protect their personal and financial information online.