Travel Alerts

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Information about Coronavirus

Information about travelling and coronavirus (COVID-19)

  • It is important to understand that while a destination has a 'Do Not Travel' warning in place for an event (including COVID-19), our travel insurance won't cover a loss that arises from that event if you: travel to; plan to travel to; or remain in that country or region.
  • Please research the area(s) you are travelling to and read the latest government advice to see if your planned travel is affected. New Zealand travellers - see
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Travel Alert

Date published

Dubai Floods 18/04/2024
Taiwan Earthquake and Tsunami warning 04/04/2024
Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 08/01/2024
North Queensland Floods 19/12/2023
Iceland Volcano Eruption 20/11/2023
Cyclone Mal 20/11/2023
Israel & Palestinian Territories 09/10/2023
Moroccan Earthquake 08/09/2023
Hawaii and Maui wildfires 09/08/2023
Cyclone Gabrielle 09/02/2023
Auckland and North Island Floods 02/02/2023
Peru Civil Unrest 22/12/2022
Russia Ukraine Conflict 14/03/2022
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update as at Jan 2021 20/01/2021
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 19/3/2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQs 13/3/2020
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Update to 23/2/20 Alert 31/1/2020
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) 23/01/2020
Taal Volcano 14/01/2020
Jetstar Industrial Action 10/12/2019
Super Typhoon Hagibis 8/10/2019
Thomas Cook 23/09/2019
Ryanair Strike 5/09/2019
Tropical Storm Dorian 29/08/2019
British Airways Strike 26/08/2019
Hong Kong Protests 21/08/2019
Mt Agung, Bali - update 7/08/2019
Winter Storm North America 13/03/2019
Cyclone Oma 20/02/2019
Hurricane Michael 09/10/2018
Typhoon Mangkhut 13/09/2018
7.0 Earthquake Lombok, Indonesia 7/08/2018
Volcanic Activity Ambae, Vanuatu 27/07/2018
Volcanic Activity of Mt Agung - UPDATE to 22/11/2017 Alert 3/07/2018
Eruption of Kilauea, Hawaii 14/05/2018
Eruption of Mt Agung, Bali 22/11/2017
Volcanic Activity of Mt Agung, Bali - UPDATE to 20/9/17 Alert 30/10/2017
Volcanic Activity Mt Agung, Bali 20/09/2017
Hurricane Maria 19/09/2017
Hurricane Irma - UPDATE to 6/9/17 Alert 08/09/2017
Hurricane Irma 06/09/2017
Travel restrictions on electronics to USA and UK 04/04/2017