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.
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This page provides general tips on travelling as a backpacker. Explore this page for general advice about planning your trip.
Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
You may get sick from infectious diseases or other health conditions overseas. Find out what vaccinations and other preventative measures can help.
Australians love to travel, and love adventure.
Getting medical assistance overseas can be challenging and expensive, especially in an emergency. Read our advice on what to do when when you need 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.