Camp Gear List – Ngaruawahia 2022
Recommended – Antihistamine medication/cream if allergic to bee stings or suffer from hay fever – this should have been noted on their medical form too.
Students are not to bring the following –
ELECTRONIC DEVICES SUCH AS CELLPHONES / i-PADs / Tablets / MUSIC Players/Speakers etc = TECHNOLOGY FREE CAMP
Remember: We strongly recommend that old clothes to be worn for the day activities please, Please also ask that items are clearly named – this will reduce lost property!
There is a high likelihood that they will get muddy/dirty/wet etc.
Appropriate clothing for cold, especially morning and evening/night time and wet days is required.
Note: There is NO CANTEEN, students do not need to bring any money with them.
Students are not permitted to take any soft or energy drinks to camp – all food and drink is catered for at the camp.
Gear List: Recommended
|1 Pack or suitcase – all items must be clearly named and packed into a suitcase/bag|
|1 Sleeping Bag or bottom sheet / duvet
1 Blanket/Duvet (If sleeping bag is not warm enough)
|1 Old sheet to cover the mattress|
|3 Towels – 1 for water activities – hydroslide, kayaking, raft building, mudslide etc – 2 for showers|
|Personal Toiletries – face cloth/ hair brush/ comb/ toothpaste/ toothbrush/ shampoo/ soap or shower gel/ deodorant (NO SPRAY PLEASE) / sunscreen / sanitiser / lip balm etc)|
|4 Plastic Bags for wet/dirty gear|
|1 Black Rubbish bag (large)|
|2 Swimwear for kayaking, mudslide, pool, hydroslide|
|6 Changes of underwear and socks|
|2 Footwear suitable for walking|
|1 Gumboots (could be quite muddy) – NOT COMPULSORY
2 – 4 Track pants/longs
2 – 4 Sweatshirts/jumpers
2 – 4 Shorts – suitable for being active in, especially climbing
6 T-shirts/shirts (no short tops)
1 – 2 Jacket/parka/raincoat (waterproof)
|1 Warm jacket for evenings
1 Box of tissues
1 Insect repellent
|1 Torch – (not a phone light) and students are responsible for this|
|1 DAY Pack (school bag/backpack with a packed lunch for Day 1, including a water bottle)|
|Medication – clearly named and labeled with dose instructions – will be kept with the First Aid officer (will be kept by students unless other arrangements have been made with the school)|
|Camera – not your phone camera! (you are responsible for this)|
If you need to contact your child in an emergency while they are at camp please call:
Gareth Fletcher 021 255 4425 or Donna Young 027 801 4522