The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade does not issue travel advice for Nauru at this time.
Read Travel Smart for useful travel information to help prepare for their trip, and advice on what to do if problems occur while overseas.
Consider your physical and mental health before travelling overseas. Get vaccinated before you travel. At least eight weeks before you depart, make an appointment with your doctor or travel clinic for a basic health check-up, and to discuss your travel plans and any implications for your health, particularly if you have an existing medical condition.
All oceanic regions of the world can experience tsunamis, but in the Indian and Pacific Oceans there is a more frequent occurrence of large, destructive tsunamis because of the many large earthquakes along major tectonic plate boundaries and ocean trenches.
More information: Tsunami Warning Center
If a natural disaster occurs, follow the advice of local authorities.
Mosquito borne illnesses including serious outbreaks of dengue fever occur. Protect yourself against mosquito bites and take precautions at all times of the day, including by using insect repellent, wearing long, loose-fitting, light-coloured clothing and ensuring that accommodation is mosquito proof.
Where to get help
Depending on what you need, your best option may be to first contact your family, friends, airline, travel agent, tour operator, employer or travel insurer. Your travel insurer should have a 24 hour emergency number.
Read the Consular Services Charter for what the Australian Government can and can't do to help you overseas. For consular assistance, contact the Australian Government at the Australian High Commission in Nauru.
Australian High Commission, Nauru
MQ45 & MQ43 NPC OE
Republic of Nauru
Phone: +674 557 3380
Fax: +674 557 3382
See the High Commission website for information about opening hours and temporary closures that may affect service provision.
If you're unable to contact the High Commission in a consular emergency, contact the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre on +61 2 6261 3305 from overseas, or 1300 555 135 within Australia.
Other useful information
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Foreign Affairs Canada, the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and the US State Department also issue travel advice for their citizens.