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The simplest safest prepaid phones for kids!

Choose from 2 types of phones

Word Phone

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Call up to 12
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Picture Phone

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Call up to 12
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A prepaid phone for your child


OwnFone is the little prepaid phone that let's your children talk to the people they need and nothing else! It's simplicity makes it ultra safe, giving you peace of mind. (Available in postpaid or prepaid call plans).


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A little prepaid phone for kids with a lot to offer


OwnFone is the simplest prepaid phone but that's not all! OwnFone has many innovative features that make it the best prepaid phone for kids in Australia.


Made for you

It's easy to design your prepaid OwnFone on this website, and when you're happy with your mobile phone design, we'll make it for you within a week.

Small and light

It's small enough to be worn on the included lanyard and weighs just 40g.

No Text or Internet

Keep your kids safe from cyber bullying on their phone. Ownfone only allows good old fashioned voice calls. Your kids should have a mobile phone, but they shouldn't have a smart phone.

Easy to use

OwnFone is ready-to-use straight out of the box. No complicated set up or constant software updates.

To make a phone call just press a name button. To answer a call, press any button on the phone - easy!

Long battery life of about 3 days means OwnFone is more likely to be charged when you need it most.



The OwnFone comes in many styles and colours. You can have 2, 4, 8 or 12 contacts and even add your own design or family photos.

Easy to Manage

Our usage alerts let you keep track of your prepaid call plan or month to month plan.

Our support team (Sydney based) is ready to help.

Good value & Flexible

There are NO contracts with OwnFone! We have month to month and prepaid plans. Plus there are special offers with discounts of up to 25%. 

A personalised OwnFone phone is available from as low as $79.00 plus postage. Call plans start at just $14.95 per month with calls included. No charge for inbound calls to an OwnFone.

Safe and secure

OwnFone only calls the people you choose to pre-program into the phone. Any phone can call the OwnFone.


The only kids prepaid phone that allows you to add your own design and photos to your handset, and we launched Australia's first Braille mobile phone.

Different from the rest? Definitely!!


Money Back Guarantee!

Seven day refund policy, so you can see if the prepaid phone is right for you.

Usage alerts

During your plan we email you usage alerts to help you manage your spend, not just tell you about it later!

More contacts

You can have up to twelve contacts on your OwnFone - that's more than any other mobile phone provider.

No dropped calls

We don't end phone calls every 15 minutes and force you to reconnect, like some providers do!


OwnFone is less than half the weight of comparable mobile phones and the only mobile that's tiny enough to be worn.

Flexible plans

We're the only provider of one button dialling kids phone to offer prepaid phone plans as well as monthly plans.

Great Value

OwnFone mobile phones cost less to buy than other mobiles.

Warranty & Ongoing Support

12 months replacement warranty on all mobile handsets. We'll also reprint and reprogram your mobile phone at no charge.

Best Selling

OwnFone is Australia's best selling prepaid phone for kids.

Click here  to make your OwnFone now!


Ownfone is the best prepaid phone for kids in Australia.
(Postpaid call plans also available)


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Prepaid Mobile phone or prepaid cell phone?

We thought that Australians only used the phrase mobile phone and that only Americans said cell phone. But from our research we’ve found that some Australians refer to mobile phones as cell phones. That’s okay by us, we don’t mind if you want to buy the best prepaid cell phone or buy the best mobile phones for children all that matters is that you’ve come to the right place to get the best prepaid phones for kids available in Australia!