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Facts and planning

Travelling in Australia is relatively safe and easy, but planning ahead will help you make the most of your holiday.


Find practical travel information on Australian visas and entry requirements, customs and quarantine regulations, and accessible travel in Australia. There’s also information to help you plan your trip including travel agents that specialise in Australian holidays, getting to and around Australia, tours that you can do while you’re here and places to stay. We’ve also provided some helpful tips on travelling in remote locations, tips, hazards to watch out for and who to contact if you need emergency assistance while you are here.

Learn all about our cities, states and territories, what the weather is like, time zones, Australia's history, facts about our unique plants and animals and information on Australian visa entry requirements.

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Facts about Australia

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