A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
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Never buy, use or travel with illegal drugs when overseas.
Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
If you're arrested or jailed overseas, you have the right to contact the Australian Government.
Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
Most Australians have a great time overseas, however, sometimes things don't go as planned. See our page for general advice when things go wrong overseas.
Australians love to travel, and love adventure.
Information for Australians going overseas for surrogacy. Learn about types of arrangements, laws, citizenship and visas.