Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
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The better prepared you are, the safer and more enjoyable your travel will be.
Today we acknowledge the 20th anniversary of 9/11. On that day nearly 3,000 innocent people died, including 10 Australians, in the most devastating terrorist attack in the US. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world. Terrorists may target places associated with foreigners or Westerners.
This page provides general tips on travelling as a backpacker. Explore this page for general advice about planning your trip.
Whether you're in a car, riding a motorbike or buzzing around town on a scooter, know the risks and take steps to stay safe on the roads.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
Explore these pages for general advice to help have a safe and hassle-free journey while you are getting around.