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What We Cover

When things go wrong on your travels, here's how we help if they do. Please read the policy wording for a full understanding of cover and the limits that apply.

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You need Medical help for sudden illness or injury. Cover overseas medical expenses including hospitals, ambulance, doctors and evacuations for up to a year after the sudden illness first appeared or the serious injury first occurred, and repatriation home if required. A$5,000,000 Unlimited
You need immediate dental relief for sudden and acute pain. Cover treatment for infections and acute pain to healthy, natural teeth caused by an infection or broken tooth. A$500 A$500
You need emergency medical evacuation for Sudden Illness or injury. Cover medical evacuation to the nearest appropriate medical facility, or repatriation home, for up to a year after the first onset of a sudden illness or the serious injury. A$500,000 Unlimited
You have to cancel your trip due to unforeseeable events outside of your control. Covers the costs to cancel all or part of your trip (including other pre-booked expenses) for up to 14 specific Insured Events including a sudden illness or serious injury, natural disasters, strike or lost passports. A$3,500 Unlimited
You're ready to resume your trip overseas We cover the cost to resume your trip before your policy end should you have been repatriated home for medical treatment or had to return home suddenly after your close relative passes away or is hospitalised. A$1,500 A$1,500
Your gear is stolen or damaged whilst travelling. Cover theft or accidental damage of your gear such as iPads, laptops and digital cameras in specific incidents up to individual item limits. We also allow you upgrade your cover to increase these item limits. A$2,000 A$10,000
You need to recuperate in hospital overseas. Cover you for out-of-pocket expenses for things like phone calls, internet or TV access and nicer food! Nil $3,500
You get assaulted and need extra support. Cover counselling by a psychologist overseas if you're mugged, physically assaulted, kidnapped or hijacked. Nil A$250
Your trip is interrupted due to unforeseeable events outside of your control. Cover the cost of reasonable, additional travel expenses to re-arrange or resume your trip after events such as sudden illness or serious injury, natural disasters, strike or lost passports. A$2,500 A$5,000
You have to return home suddenly to support your family. Cover your reasonable expenses to return home suddenly if your close relative is unexpectedly hospitalised or passes away. A$1,500 A$1,500
Your baggage is delayed for over 12 hours. Covers the cost to replace essential items like your toothbrush, underwear and a change of clothes if you have to wait for bags to be returned by a common carrier. A$300 A$450
Your rental car is damaged or stolen whilst overseas. Cover you for the rental vehicle insurance excess or cost of repair. Nil A$3,000
Unfortunately, You die whilst travelling. We cover either your local funeral expenses (burial or cremation overseas) or the transport of your remains home, including reasonable and necessary additional travel and accommodation expenses for one person to bring your remains home. A$15,000 A$15,000
You accidentally injure someone or damage their property and they sue you. Cover your legal fees and third party compensation. A$1,000,000 A$2,500,000

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