Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
Search SmartravellerBrowse destinations
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.
Terrorism remains a threat to Australians living and travelling overseas. Before you travel overseas, it's important to understand the risk of terrorism worldwide.
This page provides mature travellers with information to prepare for a hassle-free journey. Properly preparing before you travel will help you have a safe trip.
Read our advice on COVID-19, including leaving Australia, trying to get home, arriving in Australia and staying overseas.
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.
Crises that affect a large number of Australians overseas usually require a response beyond our normal consular services.