Basic Printable Camping Checklist For Enjoying A Great Outdoors Aussie Adventure

Use this basic printable camping checklist as a guide for your next camping or road trips holiday.

Camping is an excellent and exciting way to travel Australia especially if you are travelling on a limited budget.

You can camp in Holiday Parks with all the facilities or you can experience amazing places like the Outback and watch a stunning sunset.

Then lay back and watch the millions of stars sparkle and wake up to a beautiful sunrise.

You can visit and see scenic places like Uluru, Fraser Island, the Gibb River Road, the Red Centre and many more destinations.

There are thousands of tourist attractions in Australia and things to do in Australia that will make every camping holiday special.

Write your own list from these checklist suggestions or print a copy of this printable camping checklist.

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Shelter and Bedding

  • Tent or tents, ground sheet, pegs & hammer
  • Canvas or poly tarpaulin for rain cover or shade
  • Sleeping bags, mattress, pillows and air pump if required

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Camping on the Murray River is a great way to enjoy the outdoors. Cooking on the campfire, swimming in the river, catching a few fish and being mesmerised by the campfire at night can be enjoyed by everyone.

Basic Camping Equipment

  • Gas or battery lights, torch or Lantern
  • Matches or lighter
  • Barbecue or gas stove and stand for stove
  • Camp chairs, stools and food preparation table
  • Multiuse pocket tool or other necessary tools
  • Axe or hatchet and shovel or spade

Food Prepation and Cooking

  • Cooler, esky or fridge
  • Large water jug or container
  • Pots, pans & camp oven
  • Cooking plate or grill
  • Cutting board and cooking utensils
  • Resealable bags, plastic rubbish bags and paper towel
  • Mugs, cups, plates, bowls and cutlery - plastic, metal or disposable
  • Dish cloth /sponge / detergent
  • Food – Fresh, tinned or packaged
  • Drinks – Milk, juice, water, beer & wine

Personal Items

  • Toiletries and cosmetics
  • Medications & supplements
  • Bath towels
  • Toilet paper
  • Sunscreen cream and insect repellent
  • Sunglasses

Camp Clothing

  • Water and wind proof jacket or coat
  • Jumper or lightweight jacket
  • Jeans or tracksuit pants
  • Tshirts
  • Wide hat or cap
  • Shoes to suit your holiday
  • Thongs, sandals or ugg boots

Miscellaneous Items

  • First aid kit and repairs kit
  • Notepad and pen
  • Camera / backpack / clock
  • Maps / Travel Books / Receipts and tourism info

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Camping Things For Kids

  • Travel games and cards
  • Books and soft toys
  • Bat and ball games
  • Colouring books and pencils

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Sunrise at Chambers Pillar, the campground is only a short walk from this amazing sight. Sunset is another stunning sight as the Outback sky shows its true colours.

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When you are using this camping equipment checklist you can add or delete items to suit your camping trip. If you need another copy you are welcome to come back and print it again.

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