Editor's camping must-haves!
Little Treasures Editor, Bianca, chooses her top picks for camping this summer...
"I usually spend the first day of camping in a fluster, wondering if I've packed everything we need, and generally trying to keep things in order, before I surrender to the chaos. The trick is to enjoy the small conveniences and embrace your time away, but to help, I've listed my top picks below that will make your camping trip a lot more fun" - Bianca
Torpedo7 Ultra 10 Self-inflating Double Sleeping Mat
"I've been coveting one of these for years - a 10cm thick self-inflating mattress that fits the entire family for a great night's sleep."
Gasmate Two-burner LPG Stove
"Simple, compact and a delightful retro yellow to boot, the Gasmate two-burner stove is a joy to cook on and has fold-down windshields to keep out breezes and curious little hands!"
Torpedo7 Air Series
"Inflatable tents must be seen to be believed. They pitch in minutes without any poles or fiddly pieces and the result is a solid weatherproof structure. The pump is also included."
Repel Junior Roll On
"When the sun goes down, the mozzies come out, and your little one will get eaten alive without this low-strength insect repellent that's safe enough to be used on infants over two months of age."
Phil&Teds Escape Back Pack Carrier
"From bush walks to beachcombing, you can't beat a back pack for transporting grizzly toddlers! The addition of a sunhood makes this a winner in the blazing summer sun."
Read more in our high-summer issue!
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