Travel Info

Essential Travel Information

PASSPORT
Make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months (from the date you arrive back into the country.)

VISAS
Have you checked if you need a visa/s for the country/s you are travelling to?

TRAVEL INSURANCE
Is a must! Do you have yours yet? Remember if you can’t afford travel insurance, you can’t afford to travel!

DOCUMENTS
Make a copy of all your travel documents to take with you. Leave a copy with family or friends as well.

CONTACT DETAILS
Ensure The 50+ Travel Club has your overseas contact details so they can be advised to the airline/s. Register your details with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFAT) at www.dfat.gov.au

MEDICATIONS
Ensure you have all medications you require packed into your hand luggage.

IMMUNISATIONS
Ensure you have all necessary immunisations and evidence of such if required.

BAGGAGE
Ensure you are aware of weight limits for your flight and that you adhere to restrictions for packing liquids, aerosols and gels.

CUSTOMS
Be aware of items possibly restricted in the country/s you are travelling to and also when you return to Australia.

CURRENCY
Ensure you have organised foreign currency and/or access to funds whilst travelling.

Below is a list of links to other web sites that may be helpful to you. If there is any other information that we can put here for you or if you have any other general suggestions please feel free to contact us.

Currency converter

Maps 

World time 

World Weather 

Lonely Planet 

Smartraveller

Visa Information 

Passport Information 

Travel Doctor