There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.
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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.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
Assault and violence can happen to anyone, anywhere. Read this page for advice on what to do immediately after an assault while travelling.
Australians of all kinds enjoy partying and celebrating. Know what you can do to reduce your risk of things going wrong.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
The better prepared you are, the safer and more enjoyable your travel will be.