Essential Camping Equipment Checklist

Posted on: 15/01/2017
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Next time you are planning a camping trip, use our free essential camping checklist before you head off to ensure that you don’t forget anything.

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Category Items
Campsite Research campsites
Book or money for campsites
Campground contact details
Shelter

Tent, poles, pegs & rope
Swag
Rooftop tent
Gazebo & gazebo walls
Shelter repair kit
Awning or annexe (optional)
Tarp or ground cloth
Tent entrance mat (optional)

Bedding & Sleeping  Sleeping bag
Sheets & blankets (optional)
Pillow
Pillowcase
Stretcher or air mattress & pump or padded camping mat (optional)

Kitchen & Cooking  Food
Drinks
Esky & ice or camp fridge or cooler
Butane or Propane gas stove
Butane or Propane gas
Camp oven
Pots & pans
Matches or lighter
Aluminium foil
Plastic food wrap
Cutting knife
Large wooden spoon
Tongs
Spatula
Cutting board
Cooking oil or spray
Cups
Bowls
Plates
Spoons
Knives
Forks
Folding table
Camp kettle
Coffee & tea
Salt & pepper
Spices (optional)
Milk
Zip lock bags
Can & bottle opener
Mixing bowls
Dustpan & brush
Camp or BBQ grill (optional)
Skewers (optional)
Drying rack (optional)
Cleaning Paper towels
Tea towels
Rubbish bags
Detergent or dishwashing liquid
Broom
Dustpan & brush
Steel wool
Sponge
Wash bucket
Clothes line

Category Items
Lighting

Fluoro lights
Lanterns & fuel
Gas light & gas
Torch
Citronella candles
Head lamp
Tent light
Camping solar panels (optional)

Clothes

T-shirts
Pants
Jumpers
Socks
Underwear
Swimmers
Footwear – Thongs & shoes

Personal Hygiene Toothbrush
Toothpaste
Floss
Soap
Towels
Toilet paper
Deodorant
Portable camp shower (optional)
Portable camp toilet (optional)
Shampoo
Conditioner
Hairbrush
Shaver
Medication (optional)
Feminine products
Living

Sunscreen
Insect or bug repellent
Camera
Pocket knife
Camp chairs
Mats
Large water container or water jerry
Backpack
Firewood
First aid kit
Batteries
Deck of cards
Axe (optional)
Football
Cricket set
Generator, generator fuel, power board, extension lead
Device or phone chargers
Zip ties
Umbrella
Portable speakers

Exploration

Fuel
Fuel jerry cans
Maps
Guides
Fishing gear
Backpack
Water bottle or canteen
Offline GPS navigation unit or app
Whistle
Poncho
4WD recovery gear
Air compressor
Shovel
Lift jack
Tyre repair kit

Jumper start pack
Screwdrivers
Socket set
Spanners