Camping Gear Checkilst

Okay, we all have stories (however painful!) of going on a camping trip and forgetting to pack the most important item. For some people that might be as small as a bar of soap, while for others it might be the all important beer holding camping chair.

Okay, we all have stories (however painful!) of going on a camping trip and forgetting to pack the most important item. For some people that might be as small as a bar of soap, while for others it might be the all important beer holding camping chair. Whatever it is, having a complete camping checklist ready and checked before you go is essential. The following is a comprehensive list and tips that will get you going in the right direction:
 
Basic Equipment

  Tent and Frame
  Tent Fly or Tarp
  Tent Pegs
  Tent Ropes
  Hammer
  Axe
  Spade
  Multi Knife & Tool


 

  Stove
  Stove Stand
  Gas Bottle
  Gas Light
  Gas Heater
  Waterproof Matches
  Torch
  Fluoro Torch

  Esky or Fridge
  Water Container
  Jerry Can(Fuel)
  Food Chest
  Camp Cupboard
  First Aid Kit
  Insect Repellant

  Air Mattress
  Camp Bed

  Air Pump
  Sleeping Bags
  Compass & Binnoculars

  Table
  Chairs
  Wash Basin
  Washing Detergent
  Plates, Bowls, Cups
  Cutlery
  Can Opener
  Cork Screw
  Sharp Knife
  Fry Pan
  Billy
  Toaster
  Camp Oven
  Tea Pot
  Tea Towels
  Rubbish Bags
 

 

Other Suggestions

  Portable Toilet
  Toilet Tent
  Mosquito Net

  Solar or Bush Shower
  Shower Tent
  Salt Water Soap

  Sink Stand
  Clothes Cupboard
  Storage Boxes
  Fridge/Freezer
  Hammock
  Ground Sheet
  Jaffel Iron
  BBQ Plate(for Stove)
  Grill Plate(for Fire)
  Compass
  Sharpening Stone

 

Handy Spares

  Stove or Lamp Jets
  Mantles
  Lamp Glass
  Gas 'O' Rings
  Torch Bulbs
  Batteries

  Air Bed Repair Kit
  Air Bed Plugs
  Tent Repair Kit
  Seam Seal Wax
  Spare Coil of Rope
  Emergency Tarp
  Signal Light
  Tent Pegs
  Guy Rope Clips

 

Safe, Successful Camping Tips
  1. Always arrive at your first campsite before 4 pm, so that you can calmly make camp and enjoy the experience.
  2. Always check your gas appliances at every fitting with soapy water before lighting. Only fools use a match to find leaks.
  1. Always assemble and trial your equipment at home so that you are familiar with its correct assembly and operation.
  2. If you are unsure of the operation of any appliance, consult our camping store for expert advice.