20 February 2018
Due to widespread damage caused by Cyclone Gita reconsider your need to travel to Tonga. The Tongan government has declared a state of emergency and a curfew is in place for the centre of Nuku?alofa. Essential services such as water, power and telecommunications are being restored. There is a current dengue outbreak in Tonga; take measures to avoid mosquito bites and ensure your accommodation is mosquito proof. If you have concerns for family and friends in Tonga, try to contact directly.