Travelling within Australia

​The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources​ is responsible for protecting Australia’s environment and agricultural industries from the introduction of pests and diseases from other countries.

However, Interstate quarantine is a serious issue. Pests, diseases and weeds can spread from one part of Australia to another through the movement of:

  • plants or plant products Quarantine Domestic logo and phone number
  • animals or animal products
  • soil
  • agricultural machinery and other equipment
  • recreational equipment.

The Quarantine Domestic website, published jointly by Australian state authorities, gives you all the quarantine information you need for travelling within Australia.