Terrorism is a worldwide threat and terrorist groups abroad have been known to attack foreigners and places where foreign visitors may gather. These include places such as hotels, transport systems, nightlife areas and other landmarks.
If you intend to or are travelling overseas for personal reasons or on business, we encourage you to check the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Smart Traveller page. This site includes the following information:
- safety information for travellers
- warning information to specific destinations
- register your trip
- safety advice for tourists to Australia.