Travel Tips: TRAVEL SAFETY IN OZ
for life threatening emergencies (fire, ambulance, police) phone
for storms and floods (trees or power lines down) phone the SES (State Emergency Services)
It’s also a good idea to put a contact in your mobile phone called ICE (stands for “in case of emergency”) with a phone number to a friend or relative you would want the hospital or ambulance to contact if something happened to you
Remember that movie ” Trains, Planes and Automobiles” well Australia has them all as well as ferries and cycle ways but it’s a BIG COUNTRY and the biggest mistake we see is tourists trying to ride a bicycle around it in 2 weeks
Travel Tip No 1 would have to be check the map!
maps.google.com is a great tool for getting an idea of the distance and driving time between destinations
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