Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
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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.
Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
Read more about the legislative protections designed to prevent child sex offences abroad.
Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
If you're pregnant and planning to travel overseas, research your destination before you go. Being informed about the risks will help you manage them.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's a demonstration nearby. Learn how, where and when to get help.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.