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This page provides general advice about what to do if you find out an Australian friend or family member has been kidnapped overseas.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.
Piracy is a major issue around the world. Explore this page to learn about high risk areas for piracy, how to reduce your risk and where to get help.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
If you're leaving Australia, travel insurance is just as essential as your passport. The CHOICE buying guide makes finding the right travel insurance easy.
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.