Category Archives: Minecraft & Other Online Games

Advice for Parents on safety for Minecraft and other online games.

The Cyber Safety Lady Parent Webinar

Parent/Carer/teacher adult only webinar for online safety.

Due to the enormous response to my posts on Roblox this week I will be holding a Parent Webinar next week on Monday the 25th January 2021 before school goes back to discuss Roblox, and other online games like Among Us and more. Registration is a donation of $10. The webinar will be recorded and available after the event for 48hours if you register before. Click the below link to register and share this post with anyone else you think might benefit. I have a 100 registration limit, but may increase it if there is interest.
Education about online games such as Roblox, Among Us, Minecraft and Fortnite. TikTok and other social media advice. Advice on screentime issues, avoiding unwanted contact from strangers online and protecting your child from being exposed to adult content via parental controls and alternative solutions to messaging and video viewing online. Heaps more! Registration essential. Registration $10. Webinar will be recorded and available for registrants for later viewing if you can’t make the date. Please share with friends and family, the more parents and carers are educated about online safety, the safer your child will be
When: Jan 25, 2021 07:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Topic: The Cyber Safety Lady Parent Webinar
Register in advance for this webinar:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Let me know below if you have any questions

 

Is Roblox Safe For Kids?

Is Roblox Safe For Kids?

What Is Roblox? Roblox is a very popular online multi player game similar in appearance to Minecraft. Roblox was launched in 2006 and now has over 30 Million active users. Roblox is primarily an online platform that hosts user/player made online games. Players can choose which games they want to play and create their own.… Continue Reading

Pokemon Go, Tips For Parents

Pokemon Go, Tips For Parents

“Pokemon Go” Rated 9+ is going nuts here in Australia! It’s one of the fastest growing online trends I’ve ever seen in 20 years of being online. Some parents who’s children are playing this new mobile game are actually really exited that their previously, shut-in gamer teens have finally found a game where they are wanting… Continue Reading

Dangers With Kids Playing Games Online

Minecraft Online Multiplayer Dangers For Kids This week I was interviewed in regard to an incident where an Avalon boy 13years of age, had made friends on the very popular Lego like 3D video game Minecraft, with a New Zealand Minecraft gamer, where the online friendship turned into every parents nightmare. Apparently, after playing online together… Continue Reading

A Parent’s Guide To Minecraft

A Parent’s Guide To Minecraft

Guest Post By Will.B Updated for 2020 What is Minecraft? Minecraft is a virtual 3D Lego-like building game for the computer, where the player is free to make anything they want. It is a great way to encourage creativity and helps to build on team skills and working together to reach personal goals. After the… Continue Reading

Where Are Kids Going Online?

Where Are Kids Going Online?

There were one or two comments made to me via twitter, about the stats I provided, on my last post on online safety and kids, particularly the one about “64 percent of all teens say they do things online they don’t want their parents to know about”. I’d like to talk about the concern I… Continue Reading