You may get sick from infectious diseases or other health conditions overseas. Find out what vaccinations and other preventative measures can help.
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In the event of a natural disaster or other crisis in or near your location, you may require assistance. Read this page to see where to get help.
Read our general advice for Australians planning to travel overseas with medications or medical equipment.
Learn how to stay safe and avoid danger if you're travelling to a country where earthquakes are common.
A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
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.
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.
Tropical storms and tornadoes are serious risks in some destinations. In others, it's severe winter or summer weather you need to prepare for.