Backpackers Travel Insurance

 

The Backpackers (International) plan is available for the discerning backpacker or traveller who needs reasonable levels of cover, including cover for their personal belongings should they get stolen or lost*. The product is offered at competitive terms for persons aged 60 years or under travelling abroad, especially those going away on a working holiday*.

As with all our plans, cover is provided for a wide variety of amateur sports and leisure activities, such as bungee jumping or white water rafting*. There is cover provided for Scuba Diving as long as you hold an open water diving licence issued in Australia or you will be diving under licensed instruction.

 

Policy Benefit Per Adult

Cancellation fees and lost deposits*

$5,000

Overseas Emergency Medical Assistance^*

UNLIMITED

Overseas Emergency Medical and hospital expenses^

UNLIMITED

Dental expenses^

$750

Additional accommodation & travel expenses*

-

Includes family emergency*

-

Includes emergency companion cover*

-

Hospital cash allowance^*

N/A

Accidental death*

-

Permanent disability*

-

Travel documents, Credit cards & Travellers cheques

-

Theft of cash^^

-

Luggage and personal effects*

$3,000

Luggage and personal effects delay expenses

N/A

Travel delay expenses*

-

Alternative transport expenses

-

Personal liability^^

$2MIL

This is a brief summary of cover only and does not include full terms, conditions and exclusions. Sub-limits may also apply. Please read the policy wording in the PDS.

^ There is no cover under these policy sections while travelling in Australia.
Sections 1, 4,4A and 4B-if you claim for the same or similar cancelled services/facilities or alternative arrangements under Sections 1, 4,4A and 4B, we will only pay the higher of the two amount, not both.
# Cover under these policy sections is available under certain plans by paying an additional premium. Rental Vehicle Excess benefits inclusive in price for Australia Only and frequent.
Traveller and Frequent Traveller Domestic policies.
Benefit limits as per adult traveller. For accompanying dependents, the policy benefits are shared with the adult traveller.
^^- means limits are per policy regardless of the number of persons the claim relate to.

*Sub-limits apply-see "what your policy covers".

For full details please read the Product Disclosure Statement