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Civil unrest is conflict between different groups of people living in the same country. It can be peaceful or violent. Read more to learn how to stay safe in if there is civil unrest while you're travelling.
There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.
Sexual assault and harassment can happen anywhere to anyone. Read this page to learn more about preventing sexual assault when travelling.
Information on biosecurity processes and border controls that follow your arrival in Australia.
We work closely with a range of government and not for profit partners to prepare our advice, and to promote Smartraveller.
The better prepared you are, the safer and more enjoyable your travel will be.
Australians of all kinds enjoy partying and celebrating. Know what you can do to reduce your risk of things going wrong.