Fire Extinguisher ( as required by traffic laws )
Tyre pressure gage, tyre inflator, patch kit, spare valves, high lift jack and snatch strap ( with set of D shackles, tree protector and gloves ).
Spade, axe, jerry cans x 2 + funnel and battery jumper cables.
Emergency triangles ( 2 ) and emergency light sticks ( for additional warning sticks at night ).
If you are traversing Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique or further north in Africa a set of sand tracks is added.
First Aid Box
We have found that you have the greatest need for a first aid box when you are a good half day’s drive from the nearest doctor or pharmacy. We packed the following emergency items on a kitty basis (take when you need and replace when you are in a major town ). These are all over the counter medicines and can be bought at any pharmacy, Clicks Pharmacy or Dischem.
PLEASE NOTE: Items should only be used if the instructions are followed. Do not use expired or open items. We check the bags every 6 months and remove expired items. Brands stated here may differ due to availability.
|Surgical gloves||Band Aids x 10||Burnshield x 2||Lip Balm – Labello||Med Lemon – Colds|
|CPR Mouth Piece||Water purifying tablets||Pain Tablets – Disprin||Valoid||Cough Syrup|
|Antiseptic – 100ml||Imodium||Deep Heat – Muscle pains||Rehydration Sachets x 4||Eno|
|Emergency Blanket||Anthisan – insect bites||Eye Drops||Swabs||Safety Pins|
|SAM Splint||Anti Bacterial ointment – Savlon||Emergency Tooth Repair Kit||Bandages||Whistle and Mirror|
|Scissor||Injection + Needles||Insect Repellent||Wet Wipes||Logenzes – soar throat|
Experience Enhancing Equipment
Map book of the area you are traveling through (GPS is only helpful till a point and to open a map book still has the allure of an adventure about to unfold).
Guide Books: Birds, Trees and Mammal identification for southern Africa.
Tourist guide book – to indicated points of interest and show historical facts of the area you find yourself in.
Please let us know if you require any additional equipment. We can assist with the following:
Extra Spare Wheels
Free standing 3 person tent
Extra bedding, blankets, sleeping bags etc
Accommodation Bookings – For all your accommodation needs
Mariska – firstname.lastname@example.org
Driver / guide or camp assistant can be arranged.