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.
The better prepared you are, the safer and more enjoyable your travel will be.
Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.
Read more about the legislative protections designed to prevent child sex offences abroad.
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 been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.