Sexual assault and harassment can happen anywhere to anyone. Read this page to learn more about preventing sexual assault when travelling.
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Many Australians adopt children from other countries. There are legal implications surrounding overseas adoptions both in Australia and in the child's country.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
Australians of all kinds enjoy partying and celebrating. Know what you can do to reduce your risk of things going wrong.
If you're pregnant and planning to travel overseas, research your destination before you go. Being informed about the risks will help you manage them.
There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.
Wherever you’re going overseas, there remains a threat of terrorism. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world, and they target both locals and foreign tourists. Learn more about how to reduce your risks while travelling.