Be Connected

The Australian Government's Be Connected initiative aims to empower all Australians to thrive in a digital world. The informative website features online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners - the Be Connected Network - who offer in-person support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence. 

Visit the Be Connected website

Connecting Online - How To Guides

Getting set up for video calling - click here to learn more

How to use Skype - click here to learn more.

How to use WhatsApp - click here to learn more.

How to use FaceTime - click here to learn more.

For more information and resources, visit the Topic Library.

Beginners Guides

Getting to know your device - the basic functions of a keyboard, mouse and computer, including how to change settings and manage your files. Click here to learn more. 

Getting started online - how to use the internet, online forms and search engines. Click here to learn more.

Online safety - protect your personal information and money with hints and tips to help you stay safer online. Click here to learn more