With lockdown restrictions slowly lifting, right now is the perfect time to explore our beautiful backyard with a classic road trip.
But with long hours spent in the car, you want to make sure you’ve properly prepared for a truly epic, memory-making journey.
So, gather your inner circle, fire up the playlist and hit the highway with these must have road trip essentials.
LOST Collapsible Drink Bottle
It should be a no brainer, but one-use plastic is out and reusable is in, so why not make it cute as hell? This blue ombre bottle from LOST is a winner with its collapsible silicone shell that will keep your H20 crisp for the drive.
Shearling Neck Pillow
If you’re lucky enough to score the passenger seat, it’s time to bliss out and get comfy. We’re just a little bit obsessed with this shearling neck pillow. Made with 100% local Merino wool and hand-crafted in Australia, this gloriously soft pillow will banish pesky neck cramps.
Mini Power Bank Portable Phone Charger
Look, you absolutely don’t want your phone running out of battery when you’re navigating some winding backstreet in a town you’ve never been to before… and you don’t want to miss any of the ‘gram opportunities, so do yourself a solid and get a good quality portable charger like this one.
JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This palm-sized speaker is the ultimate pocket rocket for roadies. With up to five hours of playtime, this waterproof beauty will keep the party vibe high from the car to the picnic pit stops you’ll have along the way.
In Her Element Picnic Rug
Made from 100% waterproof polyester canvas, this durable picnic rug is perfect for all of your roadie adventures. Inspired by the element of air, we’re loving the rugs candy sky print with washed out soft pastels in pink, purple, blue and yellow. This one is an absolute must-have.
KOLLAB Cooler Bag
Keep your tasty roadie treats (and wine for those who aren’t driving of course) chilled for the ride with this uber-cool insulated cotton cooler bag. It comes in a range of great prints, but we’re loving this colourful one the most.
Couchmate’s Ultimate Picnic Table
If you want to make your road trip extra (you do, trust us) then be sure to put this baby in your car boot. Made from lightweight timber it also has two slots made for wine glasses—does it get any better?
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