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If you're travelling overseas for (or during) a major cultural, sporting or religious event, you may need to take extra precautions.
This brochure is designed to provide information to help you understand what consular staff in Australia and overseas can do to assist during this difficult time.
Explore this page for information about staying safe and secure during the Hajj pilgrimage in Makkah (Mecca).
Ramadan is the most important month on the Islamic calendar. Explore this page to learn local laws and customs during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr, after Ramadan.
Assault and violence can happen to anyone, anywhere. Read this page for advice on what to do immediately after an assault while travelling.