Hector’s World™ features high quality 2-D animation with fun and engaging characters. Children can observe the characters as they learn how to stay safe online.

The experiences of Hector and his friends offer children practical guidance on managing risks and reinforce the importance of responsible online behaviour. Hector’s World™ has come to Australia with the permission of our friends at Netsafe.

Age group


Key issues

  • Protecting personal information
  • Online privacy
  • Cyberbullying
  • eSecurity.

Curriculum alignment

The learning objectives are consistent with the principles set out in the National Statements of Learning for Information Communications and Technology and Statements of Learning for Civics and Citizenship.

Suggestions for the classroom

  • View the Hector’s World episodes with the class.
  • Use the lesson plans as a guide to enforce key learning objectives.
  • Use the downloadable Hector’s World learning activities to enhance the learning experience.

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