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6 canoe touring essentials

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As the saying goes, Prior Preparation and Planning Prevents Poor Performance. Here are six essentials to ensure your next canoe touring adventure is a successful and fun one.

Under cover: Bush accommodation

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Swag, rooftop tent, camper-trailer or tent. As with vehicles, bush accommodation options are many – and the final choice will depend on a number of factors unique to you, your family and your destinations.

Outdoor tech: car-camping storage

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Packing your vehicle for a camping adventure isn’t as easy as it sounds. AGO’s car-camping storage guide will show you how to pack your gear safely and securely while still allowing easy access to everything you need.

Skills: scuba diving

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Despite living around water all his life, only now has AGO photographer Mark Watson peered beneath the surface, finally taking the plunge by signing up to complete his PADI Open Water Certificate.

Outdoor tech: maps

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Australian mapping company Hema Maps produces some of the most accurate, informative and beautifully presented maps available. To gather all the data required to achieve this, Hema travels every road and track in Australia.