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Read our general advice for Australians planning to travel overseas with medications or medical equipment.
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.
You may get sick from infectious diseases or other health conditions overseas. Find out what vaccinations and other preventative measures can help.
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.
Piracy is a major issue around the world. Explore this page to learn about high risk areas for piracy, how to reduce your risk and where to get help.
Death overseas is always a possibility. Even for people who are fit and healthy. Sometimes, things just go wrong.