It is always a good idea to wear a hat and carry plenty of drinking water in summer.
In summer we get a lot of sudden storms, so it's always a good idea to carry an umbrella, poncho or raincoat, just in case.
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Mosquito repellent and sunscreen are a must for surviving Brisbane in summer. Always remember to reapply your sunscreen after a couple of hours, or after you've been swimming.
Luggage and bags:
light weight luggage
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: very very comfy foot wear
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: lots&lots of mozzie repellant the buggers bite 24hrs
Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: lots of linen and natural fibres
Miscellaneous: dont for get sun screen in Jan 2004 we had 65c it was sooooooooooo hot