Safer Internet Day 2019

About Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day (SID) is an annual, worldwide event will be held on Tuesday 5 February 2019 to help encourage a better internet, with this year's theme—'Together for a better internet' encourages individuals to create a better internet by developing four, critical skills. We call these skills the 4Rs: Respect, Responsibility, Reasoning and Resilience.

Past supporters Optus, ANZ, nbn and Brumbies Women’s Rugby have already signed up. Join them with your support.

Celebrated globally in 130 countries, Safer Internet Day is coordinated by the joint Insafe/INHOPE network, with the support of the European Commission, and national Safer Internet Centres across Europe.

Our role in SID2019

The Office of the eSafety Commissioner is the official Committee for Safer Internet Day in Australia—responsible for driving the initiative nationally.

The Office will run a number of activities and events for individuals and organisations to participate in.

How to get involved

There are many ways you, and your organisation, can get involved with SID2019:

  • Show your support for Safer Internet Day using our selfie masks
  • Include content on your website, newsletters or other platforms
  • Run internal staff events
  • Use #SID2019 or #SaferInternetDay on social media
  • Sign up your class for our free, SID2019 Virtual Classroom

Whether you’re an individual, school, small business, not-for-profit, sporting club
or large corporate we want you to share your support for SID2019.

2019 Videos

Julie Inman-Grant
eSafety Commissioner

Andy Chauhan, Chief Information Security Officer Ausgrid

Demi Hayes

Tom Connor

Jesse Parahi

Dr Ilene Berson

Cheryl Vardon, Principal Commissioner
Queensland Family and Child Commission

Tessy Ojo

Dr Justin Patchin

Martin Cocker

Dr Michael Berson

Kids Helpline Counsellors
Kids Helpline

Louise Burrows
Wallaroos and School Teacher

Angelene Falk, Commissioner
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

Jade Hameister
Polar Explorer

Alastair MacGibbon, Deputy Secretary National Cyber Coordinator
Australian Cybersecurity Centre

Brett Redman, CEO
AGL Energy

2018 Videos

Daniel Arzani
Melbourne City FC

Allan Alaalatoa

Julie Inman-Grant
eSafety Commissioner

Tim Robards
Chiropractor & TV personality

Tracey Spicer
Journailist & presenter

Samantha Bremner
St George Illawarra Dragons

Michael Jakobsen
Melbourne City FC

Ginger Gorman
Social justice journalist

Dale Copley
Gold Coast Titans

Daniel Arzani
Melbourne City FC

Kristin Lyons
Australia Post

Michael Bridges
Sports Commentator & former Leeds United player in the EPL

Ash London
Radio Host

Mitch Larkin
Olympic Swimmer

Tessy Ojo
The Diana Award

Rosie Thomas
Project Rockit

Jane Caro
Social commentator, writer & lecturer

Alastair MacGibbon
National Cyber Security Advisor

Dr Yuhyun Park
DQ Institute

Rick Shera
Chair, Netsafe Board & ICT Lawyer

Dr Ranjana Kumari
Centre for Social Research

David Wright
UK Safer Internet Centre at SWGfL

Louise Burrows
Brumbies & School Teacher

Shayne Elliott
CEO ANZ Banking Group Limited


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