Bow Hunters Checklist Cape York
Bow x 1, spare cable/string [bow press in camp]
Broadheads ,hair shaving sharp,2 blade cut on contact only.
Arrows, min 2 dz,
Quiver; bow mounted preferably.
Small tool kit optional, camp has good kit.
Hydration pack, 3 litre bladder recommended, able to carry fruit, snacks and first aid kit.
Bow case, lockable,recommend plano range.keep your equipment to 20kgs if flying plus 7kgs for carry on.
(suggest electronics in carry on.should be able to pack clothes etc all with bow).
Knife, sharpening equipment.
Binoculars with harness, good quality 8x40 or 10 x 40, recommend leupolds or similar.
Torch, headlamp recommended.
Camo, light weight, cotton preferably, auscam or similar x 2
Camp clothes x 2
Shoes; Dunlop volleys best option.
Socks x 2 optional.
Hat; wide brim,wrap arounds good option x 1
[Camp has washing facilities]
Sheets, pillow, towel . supplied.
First aid kit; contain pressure bandages for snake bite.
Bring Gatorade powder etc if you like for your water.
Panodol/nurofen, bandaids etc bring along as we are not able to supply medications.
Gastrolite/electrolites sachets from chemists, good to replish salts etc.
Snacks, musile bars, chocs etc. camp will supply fruit,oranges etc.
Radio, 5 watt with earpiece and push to talk or mic, recommend gme 6100 [normally work in pairs either sides of creek,essential for good communication,quiet and good safety]
Gps, recommend garmin,good safety ,essential for cape york.
Camera, preferably compact.
Video camera, optional, often where suitable guide can video.
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Check list Scrub Bulls and Boars Far North Qld Australia