This is a suggested personal gear list for Scouts attending the Jamboree. Your Jamboree Troop Leader may suggest additional items. All items taken should be labeled with your name and troop number. Please note that this is a recommended list and assumes Scouts will be hand washing their clothes during the Jamboree.

Gear provided by the Jamboree                   

  • 1 Jamboree hat
  • 1 Jamboree badge (sewn at top right on Scout Shirt)
  • 1 Jamboree collared shirt
  • 1 Jamboree scarf
  • 1 Identification tag on a lanyard
  • 1 Jamboree drink bottle
  • 1 Jamboree cooler lunch bag

Gear provided by the WA Contingent

  • 1 WA Contingent Shirt
  • 1 WA State Scarf
  • 1 WA Contingent drink bottle
  • Western Australia Contingent Badge
  • Troop badges

Bedding

  • 1 small inflatable mat
  • 1 sleeping bag
  • 1 cotton/silk inner sheet
  • 1 pillow (inflatable suggested)

Clothing

  • Scout Uniform shirt (home Troop scarf not required; Scouts will be provided with Jamboree scarf)
  • Scout Uniform pants
  • 1 pair of comfortable walking shoes
  • 1 pair of shoes for water/mud activities
  • 1 pair of canvass shoes to wear to and from the showers
  • 1 pair of thongs for the showers only
  • 1 pair of swimmers
  • Rash vest (optional)
  • 3 collared t-shirts (in addition to provided shirts)
  • 1 set of clothes for the mud
  • 3 pairs of shorts (no short shorts)
  • 1 pair of lightweight long pants (not denim jeans)
  • 1-2 pairs of pyjamas
  • 5-6 changes of underwear
  • 5-6 pairs of socks
  • 1-2 jumpers/wind-cheaters
  • 1 waterproof raincoat
  • 1 spare bucket style hat

Other

  • Day pack
  • Water bottle
  • Pens and small Notebook
  • Badges to swap (optional)
  • 1 Mess Kit containing knife, fork, spoon, plate, bowl, cup
  • 1 packet of 10 chux wipes or similar (instead of tea towels)
  • 1 small torch and spare batteries
  • Plastic bags for dirty clothes
  • 6-8 clothing pegs
  • 2 towels (one for water activities/beach)
  • Sunglasses
  • Book(s), magazines
  • A deck of cards
  • An inexpensive or disposable camera with spare batteries – optional

Personal items

  • Soap (in container)
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Comb/brush
  • Small moisturising cream
  • Face washer
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Sunscreen (troop will also supply)
  • Roll on insect repellant
  • Roll on deodorant
    NO spray products as these may damage tents, and affect some people.
  • Sanitary products
  • Small first aid kit

Medication

  • Personal medication – please make sure that your Troop Welfare Leader is aware of this, including any storage requirements, and that your details in the online application system are fully up to date.

Wear on Plane

  • Scout Uniform shirt
  • Western Australia State Scarf
  • Navy blue shorts or pants
  • Enclosed shoes