Innovator: Tony Dart (Qld)
Company: Beachgard Pty Ltd.
The Yelpie is a personal, lightweight, electronic safe that provides portable protection for valuable items, e.g. keys, money and mobile phones. Users place their valuables inside the unit, and enter a PIN number to lock and arm the Yelpie. If moved or tampered with a 90dB alarm is activated. It can be used in various locations, including the beach.
The Yelpie incorporates an innovative motion sensor, locking mechanism, 90dB alarm and a keypad in a high density plastic receptacle. Other features include the ability to secure items such as bikes and bags by attaching a Yelpie.
Stage of Innovation:
The Yelpie is currently on sale, see website below for details.