June 25, 2010 GMT
Gear list

This is a list of our luggage- we need ALL of this, we dont leave any out or bring any extra, as there simply will not be any room.
Some of this you will not have, so you will need to buy it from a good outdoor, camping shop. Good stuff is expensive, but will last you a VERY long time and you can use it for lots of other outdoor pursuits.

This is a list of our luggage PER PERSON as requested by others!
Our motto is wash one set, wear the other, anything else is too much!
2 pair undies!
2 pair socks, one thin, one thicker
1 pair hiking sandles
1 pair hiking boots
1 helmet
1 pair riding gloves
1 riding jacket (summer)
1 pair riding pants or long pants and knee protectors
1 thin rain jacket
1 fibrepile warm and windproof jacket (quick drying and compact)
1 long sleeve shirt or long sleeved thermal underwear (quick drying)
1 pair zip off long pants (quick drying)
1 singlet for really hot weather
2 pairs quick drying tshirts
1 pair swimmers
1 pair swimming goggles
1 pair running shorts (quick drying and compact)
1 pair sunglasses
1 small compact sun hat
International drivers licence from RACV (very important)
passport
photocopy of eticket from travel agent
photocopy of passport and all other important documents,
plus leave a copy at home
toiletries, all in bottles less than 100ml for the flight
Injections for the country going to
Bring injections book from Dr, plus leave a photocopy of this at home
mobile phone and charger

All of this should fit into a stuff sack in a day pack, with the bike gear in a larger back pack or soft bag, no suitcase!!

Posted by Patrick Peck at June 25, 2010 08:50 AM GMT
 


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