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Backpacker Mosquito Protection

A must in every travellers' backpack. Mosquito protection is a vital part of travelling. You must be aware that some mosquitos carry diseases such as malaria and Ross River Virus and you should research the areas you're visiting to see if you're at risk. However if you take sensible precautions you will be able to avoid these most annoying of insects. So be sure to pack plenty of mosquito repellent and spray, a mosquito net and after-bite relief.

Ultranet Single Mosquito Net


To save endless hours of itching in the mornings this is an easy to assemble single mosquito net.

Care Plus Mosquito Net Solo Box


This is a Box design mosquito net for if you prefer a little extra room when sleeping at night.

Jungle Formula Insect Repellent Extra Strength


Tropical use Jungle Formula Insect Repellent Extra Strength which effectively repels mosquitoes, midges and other biting insects for up to 10 hours per application. 50% Deet.

LifeSystems Bite & Sting Relief


No matter what methods you use to prevent bites, you're bound to receive some. This Bite & Sting Relief contains Witch Hazel extract to treat Insect bites, skin irritation, itching, insect and plant stings