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The simplest kids safety phone!

Choose from 2 types of phones

Word Phone

kids mobile phone
Call up to 12
speed-dial numbers

Picture Phone

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Call up to 12
speed-dial numbers

Full Keypad

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Call any phone number
+ up to 12 speed-dial numbers

An emergency phone for your child


OwnFone is the little emergency phone that lets kids talk to the people they need most and that's it! You'll have peace of mind when your child has the best safety phone in Australia. (Available with prepaid or monthly plan.)


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A little safety phone for kids with lots to offer


OwnFone is a simple safety phone with many innovative features that make it the best safety phone for kids in Australia.


Made for you

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

No Text or Internet

Keep your children safe from cyber bullying and access to inappropriate web content on their phone. OwnFone only allows good old fashioned voice calls. 

Easy to use

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

Make phone calls by pressing a name button. Answer calls by pressing any button on the phone - too easy!

A long battery life of approximately 5 days means OwnFone is more likely to be charged when you need really need it.

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Safe and secure

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


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

Easy to Manage

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

Call our Sydney based support team if you need help.

Good value & Flexible

No long term contracts required 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 for as low as $79.00 plus postage. Call plans start at just $14.95 per month (calls included). There is no charge for inbound calls to an OwnFone.

Small and light

It's so small it can be worn on the included lanyard and weighs just 40g.


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

Different from the rest? Sure is!!


Money Back Guarantee!

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

Usage alerts

During your plan we'll email usage alerts to you so you can manage your spend (not just tell you about it later!)

Flexible plans

We're the only provider of one button dialling phones for kids to offer both prepaid phone plans and monthly plans.

More contacts

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


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

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Great Value

OwnFone mobile phones are cheaper to buy than other mobiles.

No dropped calls

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

Warranty & Ongoing Support

We have a 12 month replacement warranty on all mobile handsets. Plus we'll also reprint and reprogram your mobile phone for free (if you need it changed).

Best Selling

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

Click here  to make your OwnFone now!


Ownfone is the best safety phone for kids in Australia


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Kids safety cell phone or safety mobile phone?

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