Most Australians have a great time overseas, however, sometimes things don't go as planned. See our page for general advice when things go wrong overseas.
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Today we acknowledge the 20th anniversary of 9/11. On that day nearly 3,000 innocent people died, including 10 Australians, in the most devastating terrorist attack in the US. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world. Terrorists may target places associated with foreigners or Westerners.
This page provides general tips on travelling as a backpacker. Explore this page for general advice about planning your trip.
Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
Australians love to travel, and love adventure.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.
This page provides general advice about getting legally married overseas.