Travel Alerts

The Australian Government provides travel advice to help you make well-informed travel decisions. Use this destination intelligence when planning your holiday to stay informed and travel safely!

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Latest Smartraveller Alerts

Montenegro ›

20 February 2017

?This travel advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of advice has not changed. We advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Montenegro. ? View Smartraveller Advice

Tunisia ›

20 February 2017

This advice has been updated due to the state of emergency being extended by the Tunisian Government until 16 May 2017. We continue to advise Australians to reconsider their need to travel to Tunisia because of the high threat of terrorist attack. Hi … View Smartraveller Advice

United Arab Emirates ›

20 February 2017

?This advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of this advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in the UAE. View Smartraveller Advice

Pakistan ›

20 February 2017

At least 100 people were killed and several hundred injured in separate bombings in Lahore, Quetta, Peshawar and Sehwan (Sindh Province) from 13 to 16 February.  The level of our advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to reconsider … View Smartraveller Advice

Bahrain ›

17 February 2017

This advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of this advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to reconsider their need to travel to Bahrain. View Smartraveller Advice

New Zealand ›

16 February 2017

A state of local emergency has been declared for Christchurch City and Selwyn District due to the current Port Hill fires. A number of homes have been destroyed. Follow all instructions issued by local authorities and monitor local sources for inform … View Smartraveller Advice

Kenya ›

15 February 2017

Many medical facilities across Kenya including hospitals, clinics and doctors? surgeries are closed or operating on minimal staff due to ongoing industrial action. Even if a facility is open, delays in treatment and restricted services should be expe … View Smartraveller Advice

Mozambique ›

15 February 2017

Tropical cyclone Dineo is forecast to make landfall over southern Mozambique on 16 February 2017. Widespread flooding is expected. ?Follow the advice of local authorities. The level of this advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to … View Smartraveller Advice

Austria ›

15 February 2017

The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games will be held in Styria, Austria from 14 to 25 March 2017. If you are planning to attend any of the events related to the games, expect enhanced security measures, be aware of your surroundings and do not l … View Smartraveller Advice

France ›

14 February 2017

This advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of our advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise a high degree of caution in France.   View Smartraveller Advice



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