Clothes & Equipment list

"There's no such thing as bad weather, just inappropriate clothing"

Basic clothing

boots
socks (2 warm weather, 4 cold)
gaiters
shorts
light trousers or wool trousers
t-shirt; woolen or polypropelene/thermolactyl
spare shirt
jumper; wool bush shirt
rain-jacket
towel
handkerchiefs
hat

Cold weather extras
wool skivvy
scarf
beanies + silk balaclava
long-johns
gloves (2 for snow)
wool singlet
extra jumper

Personal equipment
plate
cup
spoon & knife
water bottle
insulated sleeping mat
matches
pack
sleeping bag + waterproof plastic bag to keep it in
large plastic bag for clothes
toothbrush
torch
pen & paper
toilet paper
sunburn cream/block-out
mosquito repellent
sunglasses (especially for snow)
whistle
lip protection (especially for snow)

Group equipment
billy
tent
frying pan/plate
large collapsible water containers
first aid kit (see below for detail)
sleeping bag; repair stuff
compass & maps
rope
newspaper & matches
scourer
candles
drip fridge

For snow
fuel stove
spare ski tip
snow-shovel
snow booties

First Aid kit
bandages x 2
elastoplast
bandaids
anti-hystamines
safety pins
painkillers
tampons
needle and thread
skin closures
tweezers

Stuff for the car (Australian conditions)
Esky and beer or other cool drink
water
spare tyre, jack, tools
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