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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.
If you're travelling overseas for (or during) a major cultural, sporting or religious event, you may need to take extra precautions.
Travelling for a religious event can be an important moment in your life. Read this page to learn about:
Ramadan is the most important month on the Islamic calendar. Explore this page to learn local laws and customs during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr, after Ramadan.
Explore this page for information about staying safe and secure during the Hajj pilgrimage in Makkah (Mecca).
This page will help you understand the risks and take appropriate precautions before you head out on the water.
An overseas travel ban is in place for all Australians, with few exceptions. You will not be able to depart Australia to travel overseas, including on international cruises.