Ep122 – Keeping it Clean with Camp Showers

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Yeah, Ben and Lauren scrub up alright.

In this episode, they keep it classy in their squeaky clean discussion of everything camp showers.

From pared-back shower bags and basic bucket setups, to compact 12-volt appliances and gas hot water systems – your favourite outdoor experts run the tap on the range of shower options for a refreshingly rustic cleanse out bush!

A man washing his child in the backyard with a Smarttek hot water system and shower head.

In this episode, Ben and Lauren run the tap on the range of outdoor showers available. Image: Smarttek


00:00 – Intro

01:57 – Camp Showers

04:29 – Traditional Shower Bags

08:33 – Bucket Showers

12:08 – 12-Volt Showers

16:22 – Deluxe 12-Volt Showers and Hot Water Systems

24:28 – Shower Tents

28:59 – Pop-Up Buckets

31:25 – Summary

Mentioned in this Episode:


Camp Showers

Sea to Summit Pocket Shower 10L

12-volt showers

Rechargeable showers and hot water systems

Companion AquaHeat Lithium Gas Shower

Shower tents

Sinks, Tubs & Buckets


‘How to Set Up the Perfect Outdoor Camp Shower’ by Ben Collaton




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