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A school community approach to cyber safety.

A message from Mirboo North Secondary College

Our goal is to protect every student from exposure to online threats - from inappropriate content to cyberbullying. That’s why we’ve partnered with Family Zone, a leading provider of cyber safety services.

We need you to take action now to apply age-appropriate parental controls on every device your child has access to, in any location.

What do you need to do?

1

Set up your Family Zone account

SIGN UP

2

Install Mobile Zone on your children's devices, run and install.

3

Manage via our Zone Manager App. Download to your own Apple or Android device.

Benefits for parents


Safe content

Removes adult content for safe searching

Family Zone takes student and parent privacy seriously. Learn more here.

Resources

A Day in the Life of a Digital Student

“Jamie” is a typical digital student. Find out what his life looks like before, and after, his devices are protected by Family Zone’s cloud-based cyber-safety solution - at home, at school and everywhere in between.

How to install Mobile Zone

MACOS

WINDOWS

CHROME

iOS

ANDROID


Click the icon for your child’s device operating system for instructions.

Your school's chosen Cyber Expert is

We've teamed up with Cyber Experts

A team of leading educators, psychologists and law-enforcement professionals specialising in online safety and education, Cyber Experts work collaboratively with Family Zone to provide world-leading research, advice and support to our School Community subscribers.

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Martine Oglethorpe, The Modern Parent Founder and National Cyber Safety Expert
'Having the flexibility to cater to the needs of all family members with the added bonus of ongoing support by a cyber safety expert, ensures Family Zone is the best option to keep your family safe and smart online'. - Martine Oglethorpe.
 

Register for my FREE Cyber Safety Education Program

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Cyber News

Family Zone Blog

Do you have a smart TV? Here's how to keep it safe

Maybe you saw the news reports this week about the teen whose devices were taken away - and used the family’s smart frid... Read more


"DeepNude" is just the beginning: How deepfakes will change everything

Things come and go so quickly in the online world, so you may have missed the recent news about a controversial app call... Read more


Mean girls on social media: The worst thing - and the best - parents can do to help

It’s a fact. Your daughter is being bullied more often than your son is. So what can you do about it? Read more


Where is the instruction book?! Talking to my teen about digital risks

Recently my 15-year-old son asked me what I thought was a simple question: “Can I stay with some mates for the weekend o... Read more


Parents in denial about kids' true screen-time

The average parent underestimates their child’s smartphone screen-time by more than 250%, according to a new survey. It ... Read more


Can we talk? 100 questions your teen might actually answer

How was school today? Read more


More and younger Aussie kids targeted by predators in 2019

Twenty-six Aussie kids have been rescued from internet sex predators in the past year, some younger than age five, accor... Read more


FaceApp facing privacy backlash

It’s more or less a digital party trick: an app that uses artificial intelligence to produce plausible alterations to fa... Read more

FZONE

Totally fun meets totally safe, in a sleek smartphone with Family Zone parental controls built in.

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Smart, Safe & Sensible:

Digital Parenting Made Simple

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Cyber Expert Digital Parenting Videos

Everyone is a stranger on the internet

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Screen-time: How much is too much?

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The single rule that reduces the risk of online abuse by 50%

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My kids are older. Is it too late to start using parental controls?

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Sexting and the Illusion of Privacy

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Privacy and Age Restrictions

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

"Everybody else is allowed!"

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Let's talk about Snapchat (because it's a little weird)

ySafe

Cyberbullying: Answering the tough questions

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Sexting: The Naked Truth

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Pornography: The Topic Every Parent Dreads

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How online predators groom children

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

The 10 pm Trap

Protect Our Kids

Should I get my child a smartphone?

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Is Sexting Legal?

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Rules and Consequences

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We're here to help

Free cyber support

Book a call with our Customer Support team. They'll provide expert technical support, targeted cyber-safety advice, and so much more.

Book an Installer

Book an Installer, they'll come to you and get your account set up exactly the way you want it.

Browse Solutions and Guides

Explore How-tos, contact Customer Support, or share your own thoughts and ideas for Family Zone.

Video tutorials

Watch our useful video tutorials for step-by-step instructions on customising your Family Zone account.

For help at Mirboo North Secondary College

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Mirboo North Secondary College

Castle Street, Mirboo North VIC 3871
Phone: 56679000
Fax: 56681806
Email: mirboo.north.sc@edumail.vic.gov.au

For help with Family Zone

Visit: www.familyzone.com
Email: support@familyzone.com

Call us
From Aus: 1300 398 326 (local call)
From NZ: 0800 444 907
From overseas: +613 4000 0044

Support hours
8am to 8pm local time Mon-Fri
9am to 5pm local time Sat-Sun

Book a call to help set up Family Zone.