We are aware of reports of a series of blasts and fires in several tourist resorts in Thailand, including Phuket, Bangkok and Hua Hin.
Local media have reported that at least 3 people have died and as many as 20 have been injured. At this early stage, there is no indication of who may be responsible for these incidents.
We recommend that if you are in the area, you follow the instructions of local authorities and avoid areas that have been affected. You can also find more information on the Smartraveller website through the link - http://smartraveller.gov.au/Countries/asia/south-east/Pages/thailand.aspx
Our emergency assistance team is available 24 hours a day if you are travelling and require assistance.
If you are overseas and require travel or medical assistance, please contact our 24 hour Emergency Assistance team on +61 (2) 8907 5619.
If you have any further enquiries please contact our Customer Service team on 1300 728 822 between 8.00am and 7.00pm Monday to Friday (AEDT).