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Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
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.
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.
Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
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. In certain countries or cultures, women face greater risks than men and may be more vulnerable.
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.