While politicians and the Internet industry tackle how the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Online Services) Bill will in fact work, parents worried about their children's Web surfing habits can be proactive.
ZeekSafe (http://www.zeeks.com) is one of many Web filtering tools available on the market. As a free 2.44MB download, this filtering software is well worth a go.
ZeekSafe integrates with your Web browser and filters out over 100,000 inappropriate sites. The software also includes games and activities that are young-user-friendly.