At any time there’s around one million Australians living and working overseas. Properly preparing for a long stint will make the transition less stressful.
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Volunteering overseas can be a rewarding experience. Read our advice on how to prepare before you go, and stay safe and healthy while you're away.
All travellers face risks overseas. In certain countries or cultures, women face greater risks than men and may be more vulnerable.
All travellers face risks overseas. Risks can be higher for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in some destinations.
Sexual assault and harassment can happen anywhere to anyone. Read this page to learn more about preventing sexual assault when travelling.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
This page will help you understand the risks and take appropriate precautions before you head out on the water.
Many Australians adopt children from other countries. There are legal implications surrounding overseas adoptions both in Australia and in the child's country.