Travel guides and tips

With any travel comes risk. Here you'll find some helpful tips to follow before travelling, so you're well prepared before taking off. Along with handy guides of popular destinations to help you get the most out of your getaway.

travel guides and tips presented by Medibank travel insurance

Before you travel

Be prepared before before taking off with these helpful tips to follow before travelling.

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Pre-Trip Vaccinations

Are you up-to-date with your travel vaccinations? Some countries may require vaccinations to keep you safe & healthy. Learn more


travel alerts before you go on holiday

Travel Alerts

We post information on here when events occur that impact new policies or events that impact our existing policyholders who are travelling through the area. Learn more


travel checklists before you go on holiday

Travel Checklists

Stay healthy on your travels and on top with our handy travel checklists. Learn more


Destination Guides

Handy travel guides of popular destinations to help you get the most out of your get-a-way.

Scenic roads in New Zealand

New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand is renowned for its incredible natural beauty, so you’ll have no shortage of amazing places to visit. And whether it be a trip to a Maori village, walking up a breathtaking volcano, or visiting Hobbiton™ it’s great to know you’ll be protected by Medibank Travel Insurance. Learn more

Bali beach

Bali Travel Guide

Bali is something of a magical mystery tour. Even if you’ve been there before, you’re likely to find something new on this latest trip. And while you’re enjoying your amazing adventures, the last thing you want to be worried about is travel insurance. Learn more


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USA Travel Guide 

Whether this is the first trip, or a repeat visit, most people know that they need travel insurance for a visit to the United States. It’s worth it for the outrageously high tourist’s medical costs alone. But we do have good news! Learn more


Medibank is for better health, here and abroad

Medibank Travel Insurance gives you leading hospital, accident and medical evacuation expense cover while you're travelling. And with our Comprehensive plans, you'll have cover for a host of other surprises like lost luggage, cancelled bookings and rental car insurance excess.

Ulun Danu Bratan Temple At Sunrise Bali

Limits, sub-limits, exclusions and conditions apply. This is general advice only. Medibank Private Limited, ABN 47 080 890 259, an Authorised Representative, AR 286089, of Travel Insurance Partners Pty Limited, ABN 73 144 049 230 AFSL 360138 arranges the insurance on behalf of the insurer. The insurer is Zurich Australian Insurance Limited ABN 13 000 296 640, AFSL 232507. Please consider your own needs and the Combined FSG/PDS to decide if this product is right for you. For information on the Target Market and Target Market Determinations, visit