More information: Travel advice for Saudi Arabia Check the expiry date of your Australian passport before you travel.
Some countries won't let you enter unless your passport is valid for six months from when you plan to leave that country.
There have been reports of inspections of vessels, detentions and arrests in sensitive areas.
The Government of Bahrain sometimes imposes curfews on waterways around Bahrain. More information: Maritime vessels in Bahrain may not meet the safety standards you would expect in Australia.
Attacks could occur at any time and could be directed against government buildings, security personnel, critical infrastructure, public areas and locations known to be frequented by foreigners including tourist sites, hotels, shopping areas, restaurants, cafes, and large scale sporting and cultural events.
Increased security measures are currently in place and may be reinforced at short notice.Every country or territory decides who can enter or exit through its borders.The Australian Government cannot intervene on your behalf if you do not meet your destination’s entry or exit requirements.Your is a valuable document and attractive to criminals who may try to use your identity to commit crimes. If your passport is lost or stolen, you must notify the Australian Government as soon as possible.Check with the Embassy of Bahrain about restrictions on the amount of currency you can bring into or out of Bahrain as currency limits change.More information: Terrorist threat worldwide Since February 2011, there have been periodic protests and clashes throughout Bahrain, including in Manama and in Shia-majority villages.These incidents have also occurred in Budaiya, Hamad town, Saar, Sanabis and the Sitra areas.Bahrain does not have an embassy in Australia, the nearest Embassy of Bahrain is in Bangkok, Thailand.You may be refused entry or face other difficulties on arrival in Bahrain if your passport has evidence of travel to Israel, such as entry or exit stamps.Participants in illegal rallies or gatherings could also face legal action.Bystanders could get caught up in demonstrations and be arrested.