This page provides mature travellers with information to prepare for a hassle-free journey. Properly preparing before you travel will help you have a safe trip.
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Many countries don't have the same access, services or support for people with disabilities as Australia. Learn more about travelling with a disability.
Learn about travelling overseas with a mental health condition. Read our advice on what you can do to reduce the risk of having problems while you're away.
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.
Find out what to do if you’re travelling overseas there's a disaster, terrorist incident, demonstration or other crisis nearby.
This page explains our travel advisories for destinations, how we develop and update our travel advisories and what each advice level means in travel advisories.
Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.