Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
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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.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
All travellers face risks overseas. Risks can be higher for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in some countries.
Australians of all kinds enjoy partying and celebrating. Know what you can do to reduce your risk of things going wrong.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.
There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.