Launch of the joint Understand Insurance/ Smartraveller travel insurance campaign in Canberra
ICA CEO Rob Whelan introduces the findings of the latest joint Understand Insurance/Smartraveller travel insurance research
ICA CEO Rob Whelan talks about the costs of not having travel insurance
Australia's Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop talks about Australians seeking consular assistance overseas
Minister Julie Bishop: "If you can't afford travel insurance, then you shouldn't be travelling"
Minister Julie Bishop welcomes Kate Fitzsimons, Director of the Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation
Minister Julie Bishop talks about the results of the survey and why young people are more likely to get in trouble overseas
Minister Julie Bishop: "you don't need to be an adventurer to need travel insurance"
20-year-old Emma Carey talks about being hospitalised in Switzerland and having her mum flown to be with her by her insurer
Emma Carey recommends anyone going overseas to take out travel insurance
25-year-old Jen Neilson talks about not extending her travel insurance and having to be rushed to hospital with methanol poisoning while in Bali
Andrew Neilson talks about parents' responsibilities when their kids are overseas
Andrew Neilson: "travel insurance is absolutely critical"