Bonus internet protection and parental controls

With Broadband Protect, you can adjust security settings for your home internet, including blocking websites and setting up basic parental controls. If you don't have home internet with Telstra, you can browse our internet plans now.

How to get the most out of Broadband Protect

Broadband Protection

Helps protect your home internet from known cyber threats.

  • Broadband Protection is already enabled, no need for software downloads or installation.
  • It guards every device connected to your Telstra home internet from websites that host known malware, malicious content, scams and more.
  • Personalise Broadband Protection to your specific home and family needs.

Parental Controls

Use the Parental Controls feature to help keep your children safe online.

  • With one simple setting, you can help protect everyone connected to your Telstra home internet service from known inappropriate sites and content.
  • Set internet access times to help manage when the kids can go online in the home.
  • Set Homework Times which only blocks known social networks and gaming websites, but allows your kids access to the internet for study.

Personalise and manage your Broadband Protect

Want to get the most out of Broadband Protect? Personalise it to your home and family. Choose your protection level via the My Telstra app or in My Telstra.

  1. Open the My Telstra app

  2. Go to the Services tab

  3. Scroll to Broadband Protect

  4. Personalise your settings

  1. Sign in to My Telstra

  2. Find your internet plan

  3. Scroll to Add-ons

  4. Personalise your settings

Comprehensive security for your devices


Protect your devices for $10 a month.

Stay safe online with added protection against scams and hackers from Telstra Device Security. First 3 months on us.

Redeemable once per account. Available to Telstra consumer post-paid mobile or internet customers.

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Frequently asked questions

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