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The five essential accessories you don't need, must have


Frisbee is for fit fools. We’re keen on some Chanel bocce balls, but short of $500, we’ll settle for Kubb – the fine game of throwing sticks at other sticks.

Get it at: kubb.com.au


These vintage suitcases turned into portable speaker systems are the coolest thing since sliced bread – only noisier.

Get it at: jukecase.com


Nothing says ‘back off, turf encroachers’, like the festive fluttering of your own territory marking bunting.

Get it at: Rose Street Artist Markets

Bike pump espresso maker

It’s a manually operated portable espresso machine. Boggles the mind.

Get it at: mycuppa.com.au/Airspresso

Handheld ice crusher

Because everyone knows a picnic is just ground snuffling unless there are Mojitos. You’ll also want rum, sugar, soda water, lime and fresh mint. And a fedora.

Get it at: Chef’s Hat

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Updated on 7 Apr 2014.

By Gemima Cody   |   Photos by Juke Case
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