Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.
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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.
Learn more about avoiding sexual assault overseas, what to do if you've been assault and how we can help.
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.
There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.
When you go overseas, you may be exposed to a range of infectious diseases. Before you go, learn about the health risks in your destination and see your doctor.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
Many Australians adopt children from other countries. There are legal implications surrounding overseas adoptions both in Australia and in the child's country.