The Basics

Great value cover at a super competitive price - it’s like flying economy with a little extra leg room.

Pack the essentials with The Basics.

The Basics offers all the travel essentials, with limits on the level of cover, but at a very competitive price. It doesn’t have all the features included in The Works so compare our plans and make sure you’ve got the right level of cover for your holiday. Keep in mind that Rental Vehicle Insurance is not available with The Basics.

Overseas Medical Expenses.

Medical evacuation by road or air.

Trip Cancellation Costs.

Luggage and Personal Effects.

Optional Snow Sports Cover

Personal Liability.

This is a brief summary only for full terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions read our PDS.

Compare our Plans.



  The Works The Basics Domestic Annual
Medical Expenses Overseas^
Unlimited
$5,000,000
Not applicable
Unlimited
Additional Expenses / Medical Evacuation
Unlimited
$500,000
$10,000
Unlimited
Cancellation Costs
Unlimited
$3,000
$10,000
Unlimited
Personal Liability
$2,500,000
$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$2,500,000
Luggage and Personal Effects
$12,000
$3,000
$4,000
$12,000
Rental Vehicle Insurance Excess
$4,000
Not available
$4,000
$4,000
^Up to one year.
Sub-limits apply. This is a brief summary of cover only and does not include the full terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions. Please read our PDS.


Why Aussies travellers choose TID.

We’ve protected more than 1 million Aussies.

In-house 24/7 Emergency Assistance.

We operate out of Sydney, Australia.

Travel smart with our handy app Tripwise.

Give back to the communities you travel to.

We're travel experts, with 10+ years experience.

Up for a real adventure? We cover 100+ activities.

Holidays aren't all about sitting by the beach, we cover a range of activities to keep you moving! Make sure you choose the Snow Sport Option if you’re planning to hit the slopes!

Ready to go?

As soon as you book your tickets you should be booking travel insurance to make sure you’re covered in the lead-up to, and during your trip. Start by getting a quote below.