Travelling overseas can take a bit of planning. The International Travel section will help you organise your trip.
Department for Foriegn Affairs and Trade website providing Information about passports, visas, Centrelink payments etc.
Travel Tips for Seniors from Victoria’s Better Health site has some useful travel health tips.
Get up and Go – a travel magazine especially for Australian seniors. Includes overseas travel.
Youth Hostels Association – not just for the young
Homestay network enabling people to list or rent short-term lodging in residential properties
Search, compare and book hotels and accommodation across the globe
Discover some useful hints and tips to take into consideration before you book your holiday.
Home exchange is an inexpensive accommodation option.
Travel Insurance for over 65s
If you have difficulty getting travel insurance because of your age, try these insurers.
Council on the Ageing in SA tel. 8232 0422.
Worldcare Travel Insurance
fastcover Travel Insurance
Also read Travel Insurance – A Guide for Travellers produced by the Insurance Council of Australia.
Civil Aviation Travel Authority
tips and information for travellers with a disability.
Experienced in planning tailored holidays for people with disabilities and older people.
Offer fully supported travel and have been in operation for over 26 years. They travel all over Australia and internationally with both group tours and individual holidays.
Traveling with a Medical condition?
The Essential Guide to Traveling with a Medical Condition
Airports and Special Needs Travel: A Complete Guide
Travelling with Grandchildren
Travelling with Children
A fact sheet from Victoria’s Better Health site.
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