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Where Wild Things Roam

Travel Gear Guide for the wild ones

Looking for the best travel gear? Well, the team at Where Wild Things Roam have been busy rounding up all their favourite must-have items for those who like to get outdoors and roam.

We have the latest toys, tech gadgets, packing solutions, gear and more. Here is our pick for the 2021 Travel Gear Guide.

HONU Board Byron 10’6 All-rounder

A true all-rounder iSUP. The shape, materials, and rocker are designed to deliver comfort and confidence from your morning yoga pose through to afternoon surf sessions. Pair it with the Hand-crafted Allrounder Paddle, with its advanced shape, pre-preg carbon, and a sleek matte finish meet to create this stunning piece of craftsmanship. The modern double dihedral blade provides perfect control and power for optimum versatility in a SUP paddle. Best of all, a percentage of all sales are donated to grassroots conservation groups that are dedicated to protecting our environment. These groups work to advocate, conserve, steward, educate and activate to create a healthy, vibrant future for our planet.

RRP $990.00 | For more visit https://honu.com.au/

Counter-Poaching T-Shirt

Pick up a gift that not only creates awareness but helps save wildlife and wild places. Where Wild Things Roam have launched an online shop offering unique products for the wildlife fanatic and eco-warrior. All profits from the sales go directly to Wild Things Roam Organisation, used to assist initiatives around the world that help aid the protection of wildlife and wild places. Shop for items including clothing, accessories, and prints. The current collections include the Ocean Collection, Wildlife Collection, Africa Collection, Nordic Collection and Australian Collection, all inspired by their regions and places.

RRP $45.00 | Visit https://www.wherewildthingsroam.com/shop/

Escapade Backpack.

For the greatest (and smallest) of escapes, this pack is built for the outdoors, but right at home in any concrete jungle. A design as versatile as your lifestyle, Zorali’s newly launched Escapade Pack is the perfect pack to take you from the trail to the office. The Escapade Pack is a spacious 32 litres providing the perfect amount of room to fit all your gear to keep you going all day, without having to skimp on the essentials. The perfect addition to any adventure life throws at you, the Escapade Pack will quickly become the go-to for every outdoor enthusiast and adventure lover. 

RRP $169.95 | For more visit https://www.zorali.com/

DJI Pocket 2

The DJI Pocket 2 is a second-generation all-in-one camera with a built-in three-axis stabilizer. A follow up to the Osmo Pocket, the camera remains roughly the same size as the original but features a larger sensor, a wider lens, an improved autofocus system, more microphones, and the ability to shoot higher-quality photos and videos. The camera remains incredibly easy to use and is a great option for vloggers and content-creators who need to capture stabilized video and don’t want to be weighed down with lots of gear.

RRP $599.00 | For more visit https://www.dji.com/au/pocket-2

Thermos® Trailsman Can Cooler

This is the perfect travelling accessory for keeping the lunch and drinks cool. The Thermos® Trailsman Can Cooler has Isotec™ premium closed cell 25mm foam insulation, and adjustable and removable shoulder strap, front zippered pocket for extra storage, metal bottle opener, strong welded seams that are leak-resistant and a padded carry handle. It has a capacity of  12, 18 or 36 cans.

RRP: $74.99- $119. 99 |Stockist: Anaconda, Peter’s of Kensington

Recycled Venture Pants

Finally, hiking pants that don’t look like hiking pants. From traversing trails to out on the town, venture out in style. And with your mating appeal intact. No ordinary hiking pants, these are a relaxed fit cargo pants with water repellent finish, made from 100% Recycled Nylon with heavyweight, matte Cordura canvas panelling and aquaguard YKK Japan hardware (fancy waterproof zippers). You’ll run out of trail mix before you run out of pockets. Because there are eight.

RRP $149.95 | For more visit https://www.zorali.com/

Photos For Food Photo

By purchasing one digital wildlife image, you will be feeding a family of four in South Africa for an entire week thanks to Photos For Food. In an effort to help alleviate hunger in local South African communities, a group of friends and nature guides, have collaborated to bring you an amazing collection of wildlife photographs. 50% of all purchases will contribute to food parcels put together and distributed by Nourish.

RRP USD$20.00 | https://www.photosforfood2020.com/

EZVIZ security cameras

For those who want to keep an eye on their house while they’re away, the EZVIZ C6N Smart Wi-Fi Pan & Tilt indoor security camera will be their eyes indoors when they’re not there. The EZVIZ C6N Smart Wi-Fi Pan & Tilt indoor security camera has zero blind spots, thanks to the combination of the motorised pan and tilt 360-degree field of view and smart tracking functionality. When movement is detected, the camera tracks motion while alerting the user with the image in real time. Equipped with Smart IR functionality, the C6N Indoor Wi-Fi Pan & Tilt camera uses advanced infrared lighting to capture more details in dim light and can automatically adjust the intensity of the infrared LEDs to prevent overexposure in night vision mode. Real time home monitoring can be achieved from anywhere, anytime using the user-friendly EZVIZ App.

For further home protection there is the EZVIZ C3W Colour Night Vision Wi-Fi outdoor security camera. The camera has three distinct night vision modes that produce vivid-as-day colour night video, thanks to the combination of spotlights, infrared lights, and motion-detection capability. To discourage intruders, the camera boasts Active Defence functionality which sets off a loud, user-adjustable siren, plus flashes from the two spotlights. Customisable voice alerts also serve as immediate deterrents for unwanted visitors. Keep your home protected and see any activity in real time from anywhere, anytime by using the user-friendly EZVIZ App.

EZVIZ C6N Smart Wi-Fi Pan & Tilt – RRP $59.00 | Available at Amazon.com.au

EZVIZ C3W Colour Night Vision Wi-Fi outdoor security camera – RRP $199.00 | Available at Amazon.com.au

For more visit www.ezvizlife.com/au

Uniden Dashview30

A dash-cam is a must-have for your road trip adventure. In the first of the next generation series of smart dash cameras introduced by Uniden, the ultra-compact Dash View 30 features a 2.5K Video Resolution Front Camera providing a 140-degree wide-angle lens. The addition of Sony’s Starvis Image Sensor provides back-illuminated pixel technology used in CMOS image sensors for optimum video quality and with WDR allowing you to capture clearer vision in bright and low light environments. This premium technology ensures the Dash View 30 deliver high video quality in visible-light and near infrared light regions.

RRP $399.95 | For more visit https://uniden.com.au/product/dash-view-30/

EcoXGear Charge Clip

The EcoXCharge Clip is a carabiner powerbank that charges all USB devices, for the ultimate in multi-purpose convenience while on the go. With a rugged design perfect for those who enjoy camping, boating and an active lifestyle, the EcoXCharge Clip includes a built-in battery of 3,350mAh for a long rechargeable life. The integrated large carabiner is easy to attach to a daypack for convenient access when hiking, camping or cycling, or keep handy at sporting events and festivals.

RRP $49.95 | For more visit https://www.ecoxgear.com.au/products/ecoxcharge-clip

Recycled Wool Mary’s House Throw – Natural

Keep warm on those chilly nights on the beach or out in the wilderness with a warm blanket. Better still, it’s recycled, made from a blend of supersoft Tasmanian wool and natural fibres. The natural unused fibre, offcuts and seconds blankets from the factory floor are shredded spun and blended with the softest wool to make the recycled yarn. This yarn is then woven in its natural state. The colour specks in the yarn are a feature of the recycled materials used. Each batch of spun yarn is a unique result of the offcuts available for recycling. Variations in colour and slub yarn are a natural part of this recycled product. Due to the nature of recycled wool yarn the product size can vary slightly by run.

RRP $229.00 | For more visit https://waverleymills.com/collections/recycled

SkullCandy Push Ultra True Wireless Earbuds

Plug into your favour podcast or listen to your tunes with wireless freedom and without ever thinking twice about losing or breaking a piece. Both earbuds contain Tile™ Bluetooth finding technology in case you ever misplace one. With multiple colours available to suit every tech lover and music listener in your life.

RRP $249.95 | Available at SkullCandy

TamarRidge Wines

When it is time to sit around the campfire and look up at the night sky, you better have a beverage in your hand. Get a taste of Tasmania with TamarRidge Wines. The Estate Pinot Noir 2018 is an elegant expression of Tamar Valley Pinot Noir, displaying aromas of ripe dark cherry against a background of spicy and savoury characters. A rich and complex wine with a good concentration of fine, soft, silky tannins.

The Reserve Pinot Noir 2018, made only in the best years, this wine is a showcase of just how good Pinot Noir from the Tamar Valley can be. It has mouth-filling flavours of raspberry and blueberries. The fruit flavours are balanced by a good concentration of fine, soft, silky tannins and enough acidity to give definition to the finish, which is long and persistent with lingering ripe fruit.

The Single Block Pinot Noir 2017, filled with elegantly balanced raspberry and spice aromas, this Single Block Pinot Noir is made from a single Pinot Noir clone nestled from Tamar Ridge’s ‘Block 28’ in their Kayena vineyard on the western banks of the Tamar River. This clone is identified as having unique qualities and complexity nurtured within the unique Tasmania cold climate.

Estate Pinot Noir 2018 RRP $34.00 | Reserve Pinot Noir 2018 RRP $65.00 | Single Block Pinot Noir 2017 RRP $100.00

All available at www.tamarridge.com.au

Canon Camera

Canon has a range of cameras for all types of photographers – beginners to experts, and is an essential item for your travels. The pick of the bunch include; EOS R6: Create memories with unprecedented levels of speed, operational ease, image quality and low light shooting at an affordable price. Selphy Square QX10: Bring out the creative sides by finally putting together that photo album you’ve both been meaning to make all year. iNSPIC -S or iNSPIC-C: Give the gift of old-school nostalgia this Christmas with an instant camera that features plenty of cute filters and effects to add to your photos. PowerShot G7X Mark III: For families that are on the go, this super-slim, pocketable camera is perfect for those spur-of-the-moment photo opportunities. EOS 90D: A timeless DSLR for the adventure-loving families out there; with an incredible battery life and higher ISO capability, the EOS 90D is the perfect companion for a family outing. EOS M6 Mk II: Capture all the action this Christmas with this light-weight versatile kit. It’s incredibly fast shutter and image process speed means you will never have to worry about missing a shot. EOS M50: Whether it’s a weekend road trip or an iso stay-cation, this compact mirrorless powerhouse is perfect for quality video and happy snaps at an affordable price.

Prices vary. For more visit www.canon.com.au/cameras

AirSnap for Airpods

Don’t lose those Airpods while exploring the great outdoors. Slip your AirPods Charging Case into AirSnap to keep your pricey ear buds safe and sound but still easily accessible. Hook the built-in swivel clip to your backpack or bag and you’ll never have to search for where you left your AirPods again! When your battery is low, charge your AirPods via Lightning, or simply place AirSnap on your wireless charger – without having to remove the case.  Features include a protective, stylish case designed to protect AirPods, incorporated clip keeps AirPods attached to your bag or backpack, available in genuine leather and lightweight twill, bottom cut-out for convenient wired charging, or charge wirelessly in-case, fully-compatible with first- and second-generation AirPods cases. Looking for AirSnap for AirPods Pro? They are available here!

RRP $49.99 | Available at Twelve South

BookBook for Kindle Paperwhite

If you are a book lover who travels, you will know the pain of weight and space that books take up. This is where Kindles step in. BookBook for Kindle Paperwhite is a vintage-inspired one-of-a-kind case as impressive as the stories inside. Made with hand-distressed, genuine leather, BookBook enhances the joy of reading by putting a real book spine in your hand. What makes this case even more novel is the folding kickstand that props up your Kindle for hands-free reading. Dual zippers keep the hardback covers safely closed while allowing you to charge your Kindle inside. This gorgeous leather cover also disguises your Kindle, protecting it from theft. Enhance the story of your Kindle Paperwhite with BookBook.

RRP $74.95 | Available at Twelve South

Palm Beach Candle

Are you travelling around and exploring living the van life? Then you will know the importance of a nice smelling space. Bring the scent of summer into your living space with Palm Beach Collection. This Limited Edition Festive Scented Soy Candle has up to up to 80 hours burn time. The 420g Candle has 2 x 100% cotton wicks to ensure a clean even burn, keeping that sense of summer around longer. Enjoy the scents of Pineapple Pulp, Wild Passion Fruit, Papaya, Dragon Fruit, Plumeria, with a base of Coconut, Fruity Musk, Vanilla and Malt.

RRP $42.95 | Available at https://palmbeachcollection.com.au/

Red Paddle Co Luxury Towelling Change Robe

Those awkward car park changing moments are long gone with the Red Paddle Co Luxury Towelling Change Robe. Soft, luxurious and warm with a design to ensure you can confidently go from the water to work; the ultimate accessory for changing before or after getting on the water.

RRP $89.00 | Available at https://redpaddleco.com/

RosehipPLUS Gift Set

Ok, so a little pampering while in the wild is still nice. No need to pack those big bulky toilertries as the RosehipPLUS® Boxed Gift Pack is just the right size to take away. Featuring three RosehipPLUS® favourites – the Hydrating Day Cream, Nourishing Night Cream and Australian Certified Organic Cold Pressed Rosehip Oil. 

RRP $39.95 | https://rosehipplus.com.au/

Kate Webster is a world traveller, ocean lover and conservation warrior who is determined to make every moment count for not only herself, but the world around her. An editor and travel journalist, Kate travels the globe in search of vivid imagery and compelling stories that capture the essence of the people and places she visits. She is a passionate conservation advocate, sustainable traveller and always travels with reason and cause.