Welcome to the home of WESNET’s Safety Net Australia Project
Managed by WESNET’s Safety Net Australia team, this website discusses technology, privacy, and safety in the context of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and violence against women.
Are you a survivor looking for information on technology safety? Check out our Survivor Toolkit:
Looking for resources on how to work with survivors during COVID-19? Check out our COVID-19 Resources:
Tinder Dating Safety Guide
WESNET has been working with Tinder Australia over the last few months to create a Dating Safety Guide that will help survivors and the general population with learning about the safety features available in [...]
What will new Apple edit and unsending features mean for survivors?
Updated 29 March 2023 Some of our member services (specialist domestic and family violence services) have asked us about the new edit and unsending features that were announced at Apple’s WWDC event on [...]
Apple’s New Safety Check – a tool for survivors
On 6 June 2022, Apple announced a new safety feature at its annual WWDC event that will significantly help victim-survivors of domestic abuse using iPhones and other connected devices. This new feature will help Apple [...]
Resources & Toolkits
Check out our wide range of resources for front-line workers and women experiencing technology-facilitated abuse.
Our latest handouts
What is technology safety?
Technology safety is the concept that everyone has the right to use technology without being harassed or abused. On this site you will find a wide range of resources and advice on the latest information in how you can use your technology safely. For more, check out our resources, latest blog posts, and attend our annual Technology Summit.