12 must-have travel accessories

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Are you planning an overseas holiday or business trip? Perhaps you are preparing for a European Summer escape? Here are the top 12 items we believe you should never travel without, whether it is a gift or for yourself. They are all the perfect size and weight to fit in your hand luggage!

1.  The Aussie Slang Luggage Tag

Do you know someone that fills their suitcase to bursting? Then this luggage tag for them - crikey, it's choc a bloc is an Aussie way of exclaiming how heavy or full a bag is. Exists also with Aussie slang Doovalacky & Strewth.

2.  The Eye Rest Pillow

Place this soothing eye rest pillow over your eyes while travelling. It is filled with flaxseed and lavender, and is designed to be used at room temperature, which is perfect for long flights. Exists also with Cockatoos.

3.  The Australian Native Flowers Scarf

A scarf can be your best friend on air-conditioned flights and windy days out and about. It's the main item of clothing you will pack that can be used for a variety of different situations. This beautiful scarf print is based on a watercolour artwork of Australian bottlebrush flowers by artist Shelley Barton. Exists in 5 designs.

4.  The Travel Laundry Bag

Keep your dirty laundry separate from your clean clothes with this light weight bag. Perfect for the suitcase, it is made from cotton and has a zipper closure. Exists in 8 different designs.

5.  The Aussie Socks

Like scarves, socks are versatile travel items that you can use in the plane for warmth, or as a gift for the whole family. All our socks are Australian Made (designed and manufactured), with a quality soft combed cotton that is combined with a small amount of elastane for stretch and durability.  Discover the whole collection!

6.  The Aboriginal Artwork Hand Cream

Your hands can get a bit neglected when you are off seeing the world. Frequent washing and exposure to the elements can result in rough, dry hands and tired skin. Thanks to this Australian made hand cream, you're covered! The packaging features Aboriginal artwork from the Warlukurlangu Artists of Yuendumu, Australia. You can match your hand cream with a lip balm from the same collection. 

7.  The Aboriginal Drawstring Bag

It makes a practical Australian souvenir or a colourful eco friendly casual bag. You can use on guided tours and days at the beach. Folds up small and neatly so it can be tucked away when not in use.The artwork placement may vary from bag to bag so each one is a little bit different! Discover our collection form the Warlukurlangu Artists - it comes with information about the artist and artwork. 

8.  The Indigenous Glasses Case

Perfect to protect your sunglasses or small items in your bag or purse, the neoprene glasses case is lightweight and like all our Aboriginal Design products, the royalties go back to the artists and their community. Exists in 9 different designs.

9.  The Indigenous Wine Holder

Not only is the wine holder made in Australia but it is also a great alternative to gift wdofrapping a bottle of wine and it can be used again and again! It can also carry your water bottle when travelling and keep it cool. Comes in 18 different designs.

10.  The Toiletry Bag

The best way to stay fit everything you need in your travel bag and be able to find it later is to use smaller bags to organise your toiletries, cosmetics, stationery and travel documents. The Anything Bags are the ideal solution for all of these as they really can be used for ANYTHING! Discover our Australiana range!

11.  The Macadamia Treats

Indulge yourself during your trip, or put a few in your suitcase as Australian souvenirs to offer to your friends, they will love you even more! The macadamias have been sourced from native trees, grown in the Australian rainforest regions. Comes in different flavours: Abalone, Wasabi, Sea Salt and Honey Roasted

12.  The Tea Travel Tin

Don't travel without your favourite tea! This beautifully packaged little tin with 12g of loose leaf tea makes also a great Australian gift to pair with other Australian food for family and friends overseas. It makes approx. 5 to 6 teacups, and comes in 8 different flavours. Also available in a gift pack

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