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Defence and international

Smartraveller

Travel advisory and consular assistance service. Provides travel advice for countries and events, guidance about travel insurance and staying safe and healthy, and getting help overseas.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Smartraveller

iPhone, iPod touch and iPad – Features include location aware travel advice updates, Smartraveller advice without the need for internet connections and easy repeat travel registration.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Australian Civil-Military Centre

The Australian Civil-Military Centre aims to improve Australia's effectiveness in civil-military collaboration for conflict and disaster management overseas.

Australian Civil-Military Centre

Border Protection Command

Provides security for Australia's offshore maritime areas. Combining the resources and expertise of Customs and Defence, and working with officers from the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service, and other Federal agencies, Border Protection Command delivers a coordinated national approach to offshore maritime security.

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

Defence Environmental Management

As one of Australia's largest land and property owners, the Department of Defence is entrusted with managing large tracts of land, water, cultural, and heritage sites on behalf of the Australia community. Defence is adopting ecologically sustainable development principles, and is striving to make them an everyday part of its business.

Department of Defence

Defence Honours & Awards

The Defence Honours & Awards site contains information about Defence medals and awards. It gives contact details for honours and awards queries and application submissions for military and civilian awards and medals.

Department of Defence

Department of Defence

The Australian Government Department of Defence aims to promote the security of Australia, and to protect its people and its national interests.

Department of Defence

Department of Defence contacts

Department of Defence contacts page with information and contacts details for Defence organisations and topics. Includes Army, Navy and Air Force bases; events; careers; history; medals, honours and awards; locating lost friends in the services and service records.

Department of Defence

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Responsible for the Australian Government's international relations, trade and development assistance programs and embassies, high commissions and consulates throughout the world.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Legalising documents - authentications and apostilles

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) can certify that a signature, stamp or seal on a document is genuine. Either an Authentication stamp or Apostille is then stamped on the document, depending on which country is being dealt with.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Messages to the troops

Defence welcomes all expressions of public support for our people deployed on operations overseas. Sending an email message to the troops at supportthetroops@defence.gov.au or a "Postcard to the Troops" is much appreciated by Defence members.

Department of Defence

Office of Australian War Graves (OAWG)

The Office of Australian War Graves (OAWG): acts as the agent of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) in the Australian region; commemorates Australian war dead for conflicts other than the world wars; commemorates veterans who die post-war of causes related to the conflict; and establishes and maintains official Australian memorials overseas.

Department of Veterans' Affairs

Register before travelling overseas

All Australians travelling overseas should register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade before travel. Your registration information will help find you in an emergency.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Travel advisories – Smartraveller

Subscribe to Smartraveller travel advisories for the destinations you intend to visit and receive alerts, via email, each time the travel advice for one of your destinations is updated.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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