Discover information for people planning an Australian holiday, including climate, driving with an overseas licence, bringing medicines and other goods into Australia and links to the official tourist sites.
You must declare for inspection all food, plant material and animal products on arrival in Australia to ensure they are free of pests and diseases.
Department of Agriculture
Department of the Environment
A brief introduction to Australian currency for tourists.
National Capital Authority
Current exchange rates as listed by the Reserve Bank of Australia.
Reserve Bank of Australia
Provides the ability to search for an accredited ATAS travel agent by location (suburb or postcode).
Australian Federation of Travel Agents Limited
Medicines brought into and taken out of Australia may be subject to respective import and export controls. Check what rules and requirements apply when you’re travelling with medicines or medical devices.
Therapeutic Goods Administration
A list of foreign embassies and high commissions, consulates, multilateral missions and representative offices in Australia.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Provides answers to frequently asked questions about bringing goods into Australia. Includes a list of some items commonly brought into Australia by travellers with their import conditions.
Department of Agriculture
The Attorney-General's Department provides information related to getting married in Australia.
Keep up-to-date with important information about any health emergencies in Australia, and the actions you can take to protect yourself, your family and the community.
Department of Health
A4 size map of Australia in colour showing capital cities, state borders, elevation etc.
Covers the cost of essential medical treatment for Australian residents when travelling in some countries. Also gives visitors from these countries some health services and subsidised medicines while visiting Australia.
Department of Human Services
Reference maps of Australia include wall maps, folio and report maps and general reference maps. Thematic maps include external territories, tourist maps, maritime zones and more.
There's Nothing Like Australia
Enables you to claim a refund, subject to certain conditions, of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia.
Australian Border Force
Helps domestic and international travellers learn more about the security measures in place at Australian airports and what they need to do to comply.
Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Visa holders who do not have a label in their passport can confirm their current visa details online. Organisations can use VEVO to check the visa status of visa holders applying for work, study, licenses and access to government services.
Department of Immigration and Border Protection