Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
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The Australian Government delivers passport services for Australians through the Australian Passport Office. Read more about passports in Australia and overseas.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
Before you go on a cruise, make sure you take steps to be prepared, and reduce your risks of things going wrong.
No matter who you are, where you're going and what you're doing, get travel insurance. Learn how to choose a policy that's right for you.
A handy checklist to tell you what you need to do before you head off on your trip.
All travellers face risks overseas. Risks can be higher for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in some destinations.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.