+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 7 of 7
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    917
    Thanks
    729
    Thanked
    338
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Camping with 5 month old baby - what do I need to remember??

    We're off camping this weekend with our 5 month old DS and I'm sooooooo not a seasoned camper. I haven't been since I was about 15!
    We're up in Cairns.
    Please share your "camping with baby" hints, tips and things not to forget!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    1,260
    Thanks
    19
    Thanked
    368
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by #Mama View Post
    We're off camping this weekend with our 5 month old DS and I'm sooooooo not a seasoned camper. I haven't been since I was about 15!
    We're up in Cairns.
    Please share your "camping with baby" hints, tips and things not to forget!
    Is bubs exclusively breastfed?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    917
    Thanks
    729
    Thanked
    338
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Yup, and I've got my boobs ready to go! Ha ha

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    1,194
    Thanks
    482
    Thanked
    527
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Fly net, we went summer 2014 with my 3 month old (who was a severe refluxer and bottle fed which was interesting haha) there were flies everywhere! Tub to wash baby in for baths, portacot makes a good play pen and u can put the net over it if the flies are buzzing and something for baby to sit in like a bouncer

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    714
    Thanks
    725
    Thanked
    287
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Baby safe mossie repellant

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    803
    Thanks
    247
    Thanked
    781
    Reviews
    4
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    We're going camping this weekend near Cairns my ds is 10 months and I'm taking: camp high chair, his snack food, small mattress to sleep on in the tent, mossie repellent, sunscreen, swimmers, lots of nappies and wipes, 2 x muslin sheets and probably a mossie net too. Also his baby carrier.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    1,399
    Thanks
    628
    Thanked
    1,315
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger
    We first took DD camping when she was 7 months (she is now 17 months and loves camping).

    Are you going bush camping or to somewhere with facilities?

    Lots and lots of baby wipes. More nappies than you think you need. A mat/rug to put on the ground for bub to lay on (I assume he isn't too mobile yet).

    Our first camping trip was to Granite Gorge - thoroughly recommend it.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Camping with a 9 month old..tips?
    By Alluneedislove in forum Babies (7 - 12 months)
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 28-08-2014, 08:38
  2. Camping - what shouldn't I forget to take!
    By peanutmonkey in forum What to take or hire?
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: 16-04-2014, 17:17

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Life FertilityLife Fertility Clinic is a boutique fertility clinic located in Spring Hill, Brisbane. Our dedicated fertility and IVF ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›