2024 Travel Gear Guide

It is that time of the year when we start to plan our adventures that lay ahead in 2024. With those adventures comes the need for the right gear to make your journey just that little easier.

So strap on your hats and lace up your trusty boots because we’re diving into the wild world of must-have gear for 2024! Whether you’re a seasoned outdoorsy adventurer or just starting your escapades, these essentials will have you covered for all your travel needs.

Rhino-Rack Pioneer 6 Series

The Rhino-Rack Pioneer 6 Series isn’t just your run-of-the-mill roof rack; it’s your gear-hauling champion! With sturdy construction and various sizing options, it’s a game-changer for lugging kayaks, swags, or anything your adventurous heart desires.

RRP: Varies based on size and retailer | Purchase HERE.

Icebreaker Women’s Merino Fastray High Rise Tights

Ladies, these merino tights are more than just comfy leggings—they’re your adventure accomplice! Breathable, moisture-wicking, and odour-resistant, they’ll keep you comfy and stylish whether you’re hiking trails or chilling by the campfire.

RRP: AUD $149.95 | Purchase HERE.

Icebreaker Men’s Merino Anatomica Boxers

Fellas, don’t overlook the importance of quality undies! These merino boxers are your go-to for unbeatable comfort, breathability, and durability during your rugged adventures.

RRP: AUD $59.95 | Purchase HERE.

Good Riddance Adventure Pack Mosquito Repellent

Say “ta-ta” to those pesky mozzies! This adventure pack packs a punch against bugs without harsh chemicals, making it an eco-friendly essential for your outdoor escapades.

RRP: AUD $29.95 | Purchase HERE.

Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 3

This pint-sized speaker is a powerhouse! With crisp sound and waterproof abilities, it’s the perfect sidekick for adding beats to your adventures, from beach hangs to remote camping nights.

RRP: AUD $149.95 | Purchase HERE.

Milo Action Communicator

Stay connected even in the outback with the Milo Action Communicator! It’s not just a walkie-talkie; it’s your lifeline for safety and communication during off-grid explorations. You can read our review on the product here.

RRP: AUD $399.00| Purchase HERE

Bottle of Glen Moray and a Whisky Decanter

Wind down after a day of adventures with a fine drop of Glen Moray whisky, best enjoyed from a classy decanter. Because what’s a campfire without a wee dram?

RRP: Varies based on selection | Purchase HERE

Bouncee Collapsible Cooler

The Bouncee collapsible cooler is a game-changer for travellers seeking a convenient and space-saving cooling solution. Its innovative design allows it to expand to a 30L capacity when in use and collapse down for easy storage when not needed. The insulated walls keep items cool for extended periods, making it perfect for picnics or beach outings.

RRP: $109 AUD | Purchase at Bouncee.

Canon PowerShot V10

The perfect gift for capturing all your holiday moments from the palm of your hand, the Canon PowerShot V10 is an all-in-one camera, stand, and mic that weighs just 211 grams. Shoot up to UHD 30p 4K and Full HD 60p video without the bulk or lens of a bigger kit. And no need to worry about moving content into your device to share with your friends – the V10 comes built-in Wifi connectivity so you can directly upload or livestream as you go. Just flip the screen to start shooting great content.

RRP: AUD $699.00 | Purchase HERE.

Taz and Tez Tech/Cable Organiser Case

A sleek and compact solution to keep your tech essentials in check while on the go. With multiple compartments and elastic loops, this organizer accommodates chargers, cables, earphones, and other accessories effortlessly. The durable material ensures long-lasting protection.

RRP: $39 AUD | Purchase at Taz and Tez.

Red Waterproof Backpack

For adventurers braving unpredictable weather or water-based activities, the Red Waterproof Backpack is a must. Crafted from high-quality waterproof material, it ensures your belongings stay dry in even the most challenging conditions. This backpack combines functionality with style, featuring multiple compartments and an ergonomic design for comfortable carrying.

RRP: $165 AUD | Purchase at Red Equipment.

Shokz OpenFit Headphones

Experience a blend of premium sound quality and safety with Shokz OpenFit Headphones. These bone-conduction headphones leave your ears open to ambient sound, making them ideal for travellers wanting to stay aware of their surroundings while enjoying music or calls. Designed for durability and comfort, they are perfect for active adventures.

RRP: $179 AUD | Purchase at Shokz.

These top-notch essentials will elevate your outdoor experiences and ensure you’re ready for whatever the wilderness throws your way. Grab ’em, pack ’em, and let the adventures begin!

Suunto Vertical GPS Adventure Watch

Navigate like a pro and track your escapades with the Suunto Vertical GPS Adventure Watch. It’s rugged, reliable, and packed with features to keep you on course in the great unknown. . You can read our review on the product here.  

RRP: AUD $699.00 | Purchase HERE.

MacMate Pro – Bundle of MacMate and OneWorld65

Keep your tech powered up in the wilderness with the MacMate Pro bundle. It’s your ultimate charging solution for staying connected amidst nature’s beauty.

RRP: Varies based on selection | Purchase HERE.


Christmas may be over but the gifts are still coming here at Where Wild Things Roam. For the next 2 months, we are running a weekly prize giveaway on some of the Must Have Travel Gear for 2024. All you need to do is complete the form below to go in the draw. For an extra entry, follow us on social media (we will be checking against entries).

WEEK 1 – Win a pair of Shokz OpenFit Headphones

The competition ends 11:59 pm EST on 10 February 2024. Winners will be notified via email by 15 February 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

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