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Before you go overseas, be aware of some of the common scams that happen to travellers. Take steps to minimise your risk.
Assault and violence can happen to anyone, anywhere. Read this page for advice on what to do immediately after an assault while travelling.
Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
It's traumatic to be robbed or mugged. It can happen to anyone, anywhere, anytime. Even if you've taken steps to reduce your risks.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
No matter who you are, where you're going and what you're doing, get travel insurance. Learn how to choose a policy that's right for you.
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.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.