Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.
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At any time there’s around one million Australians living and working overseas. Properly preparing for a long stint will make the transition less stressful.
Volunteering overseas can be a rewarding experience. Read our advice on how to prepare before you go, and stay safe and healthy while you're away.
All travellers face risks overseas. Risks can be higher for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in some destinations.
Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
Whether you're in a car, riding a motorbike or buzzing around town on a scooter, know the risks and take steps to stay safe on the roads.
Aviation safety and maintenance standards vary throughout the world. This page can help you make informed decisions about which airline to travel with.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.