Australian Travel Service Insurance Partners

Travel insurance for independent travelers and their families. You’d rather not think about all of the things that might go wrong on your trip, but these things can and do happen.

Australian Travel Service connects you with travel insurance that has been designed by travelers for travelers, to cover your trip essentials. Our partners don’t just keep you and your family protected, with our partners you’ll travel smarter and safer.

Buy cover while traveling

If you’re traveling and want to extend your trip, Australian Travel Service insurance partners let you buy more cover to keep you on the road.

24/7 Emergency Assistance

Our multi-lingual assistance team can help you when you need it most, connecting you with medical treatment and transportation.

Cover for 200+ Adventure Activities

Our insurance partners are travelers who love to explore boundaries when they travel. So they’ve worked for over ten years developing one of the longest lists of covered activities.

Donate to local communities

We connect our customers to projects run by established charities so you can fund projects in destinations with the greatest need.

True Claims Stories

Travel Insurance Benefits: how your needs are taken care of

Trip Protection

Protect your hard earned vacation from unexpected cancellation.

  • Explorer Plan: $10,000
  • Standard Plan: $2,500
Trip Protection
  • Are you or your family sick, injured or dead?
  • Natural disaster or terrorist attack where you’re going?
  • Called to active service?

We’ve got your back.

Emergency Medical Insurance

Take the pain out of medical or dental costs.

  • Explorer Plan: $100,000
  • Standard Plan: $100,000
Emergency Medical Insurance
  • Need drugs quick?
  • Accidentally injured?
  • Suddenly sick?

We’ve got your back.

Evacuation and Repatriation

Emergency medical transportation: we’ll get you to hospital or home quickly.

  • Explorer Plan: $500,000
  • Standard Plan: $300,000
Evacuation and Repatriation
  • Banged up abroad?
  • Need to get to hospital urgently?
  • You or a family member dies?

Help starts here.

Protect your gear

Covers the loss, theft or damage of your bags, tech and gear.

  • Explorer Plan: $3,000
  • Standard Plan: $1,000
Protect your gear
  • Go Pro Gone?
  • Laptop Lost?
  • Sports Gear Stolen?

Help starts here.

  • Emergency Accident & Sickness Medical Expense
  • Emergency Evacuation & Repatriation
  • Trip Cancellation
  • Trip Interruption
  • Trip Delay
  • Baggage & Personal Effects
  • Baggage Delay (outward journey only)
  • Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) – where permissible
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • One Call 24-Hour Assistance Services
  • One Call Non-Medical Emergency Evacuation Services

This is a general summary for US residents only. Restrictions, exclusions and limitations will apply. Benefit limits may vary depending on the plan chosen. Check the plan documents for full details.

We cover 140 activities you love + more

  • Scuba diving
  • Mountain biking
  • Surfing
  • Bungee jumping
  • Skiing

Snow activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • Bobsled / Bobsleigh
  • Dog sledding
  • Glacier walking
  • Ski joring
  • Skidoos
  • Skiing / snowboarding – off piste
  • Skiing / snowboarding
  • Snow mobiling
  • Snow rafting
  • Tubing on snow
  • Winter sports
Included for Explorer Plan
  • Heli-skiing / boarding

Air activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • Aerial safari
  • Gliding
  • Passenger in a scheduled air charter
  • Zip line
Included for Explorer Plan
  • Aviation
  • Ballooning
  • Hang gliding
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Passenger in a private, light aircraft Skydiving
  • Tandem skydiving

Water activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • Black water rafting
  • Canoeing
  • Jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Kite surfing
  • Riverboarding
  • Kite surfing
  • Rowing / sculling
  • Sailing
  • Sea kayaking
  • Stand up paddle surfing
  • Surf boat rowing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tubing
  • Wake skating
  • Wakeboarding
  • Water skiing
  • White water kayaking
  • White water rafting
  • Windsurfing Yachting
Included for Explorer Plan
  • Heli-skiing / boarding
  • Scuba diving to 50 metres
  • Shark cage diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Speed boating
  • Sea canoeing
  • Cave diving
  • Cavern diving
  • Cliff jumping
  • Jet boating

Land activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • Bicycle touring
  • Bushwalking
  • Camel riding / trekking
  • Cycle touring
  • Elephant riding / trekking
  • Fell running / walking
  • Hiking or tramping
  • Hunting (excluding big game)
  • Moped biking
  • Motor biking
  • Mountain biking – incidental to the trip Mountain biking off track / downhill
  • Mountain biking on tracks and trails Orienteering
  • Quad biking
  • Outdoor endurance
  • Outward Bound
  • Rambling
  • Roller blading
  • Running of the bulls
  • Safari tours
  • Sandboarding
  • Stilt walking
  • Trail bike riding
  • Trekking
  • Ultimate frisbee
  • Walking
  • War games
  • Yoga (in class or alone)
  • Yoga (yoga teacher)
  • Zorbing

Sports activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • American football
  • Angling
  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Cricket
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Equestrian activities
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Go karting
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Horse riding
  • Ice hockey
  • Ice skating
  • Martial arts – non contact
  • Martial arts training
  • Netball
  • Paint balling
  • Rifle range shooting
  • Rugby
  • Running / walking
  • Soccer
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Extreme activities

Included for Standard & Explorer Plans
  • Bouldering
  • Bungee jumping
  • Canyon swing
  • Canyoning
  • Dirt boarding
  • Expeditions in Antarctica
  • Expeditions in Greenland
  • Expeditions in the North Pole
  • Kite buggy
  • Kite wing
  • Parasailing Skateboarding – ramp / half pipe Skateboarding (street)
Included for Explorer Plan
  • Abseiling/Reppelling
  • Base jumping
  • Caving
  • Cliff diving
  • Ice climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parachuting
  • Paragliding / parapenting
  • Rap jumping
  • Rappelling
  • Rock climbing
  • Via ferrata

Blue activities are included in the Standard Plan. Orange and blue activities are included in the Explorer Plan.

24/7 emergency assistance

Whether you need medical or dental assistance or advice, emergency evacuation or travel assistance, our team are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year before and during your trip.

Are you in need of emergency assistance right now?

Telephone +1-855-878-9588 (toll free within the US and Canada) or +1-603-328-1329 (toll free outside the US and Canada)

Lisa Fryar,

World Nomads Emergency Assistance

Wherever you are, we’re here 24/7 to help you in any emergency.

This information is for residents of the United States of America. Benefits herein are described on a general basis only. There are certain restrictions, exclusions and limitations that apply to all coverages and services. This advertisement does not constitute or form any part of the Certificate / Policy or any other contract of any kind. This plan is underwritten by: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies, Columbus, OH. Benefits are administered by: Trip Mate, Inc.*, 9225 Ward Parkway, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO, 64114, 1-844-207-1930 (*in CA, dba Trip Mate Insurance Agency) and 24-Hour Assistance Services are provided by One Call Worldwide Travel Services Network, Inc. Please Note: Plan benefits, limits, and provisions may vary by state jurisdiction. To review full plan details online, go to: CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS – Certain limitations and exclusions apply and are detailed in the Certificate / Policy. Please review your Certificate / Policy for complete policy details, which may include coverage variations based upon your state of residency. You can view or print your state specific information at as your plan may include specific wording applicable to your state of residence. If you purchase this plan and you are not satisfied with your plan for any reason, you may return the Plan Certificate / Policy and the Confirmation / Declaration within 10 days of receipt and your plan payment will be refunded, provided you have not filed a claim or departed on your trip.