Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
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Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
This page provides general advice about what to do if you find out an Australian friend or family member has been kidnapped overseas.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.
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.
A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
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.
What to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been a hurricane, tornado or other severe weather incident in or near your location.