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Aussie school leavers love to go overseas to celebrate the end of their studies. Our tips will help keep you safe.
Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
The better prepared you are, the safer and more enjoyable your travel will be.
Read our general advice on reducing your risk of being assaulted. See practical tips on staying safe and avoiding danger.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
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.
All travellers face risks overseas. In certain countries or cultures, women face greater risks than men and may be more vulnerable.