Boot Camp was a collaboration between Melbourne based art collectives The Birds ARI and In the Meantime. For more info on their projects see: www.thebirdsari.com and www.inthemeantimeprojects.com
Aliças Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
3 oranges, 2 necatarines, 1 cucumber, ¼ watermelon, Bunch of grapes in a honey pot, Earl grey tea bags, Rooibos vanilla tea bags, Jar of milk, Jar of honey, Water bottle, Small block of cheese, Corn crispibread, Green and Blacks milk chocolate, Jumper, Diary, Purse, Keys, Eraser, Empty wooden picture frame, Yellow mug, 2 bags of white glitter, Green pencil, Scissors, Box of silver pins, Pink paper bag, 7 coloured rolls of tape, Computer, 2 liquid chalk pens, Assortment of coloured Stabilo pens, Metal ruler, Tape measure, Paintbrush, Toothbrush, Yellow lighter, Passport photograph of my fiancé, Masking tape, Sunglasses, Camera, 2 notebooks, Yellow string, Polka dot tights, Martin Creed book, Francis Alÿs book, Cy Twombly book, 3 balloons, 3 pompoms, Tea towel, Phone, Cactus in terracotta pot, Large pillow, Bubble wrap.
Lisa's Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
Hula hoops x 4, curry for 6, Nothing if not critical essays by Robert Hughes, photo album of past work to remember who I was and where I have come from, sketch book , Lap top, grapes, pyjamas, photo of the kids I teach at kinder and photo of me when I was at kinder.
Ria's Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
FOOD: Corn thins, Apple x2, Tomato x2, Carrot x2, Kit kat – family pack, Trail Bars x6, Tuna x2, Salt, Chewy.
NOT FOOD: Band aid, USB stick x2, Pencil x4, Paint brush x4, Pen x7, Scissors x2, Paint tube x3, Hand cream x2, Lip balm x2, Copy stamp, Electrical tape, Masking tape, Brown string, White card, Rubber band, Glass vessel x2, Shorts, Chalk (in envelope), Dress maker pins, Whistle, Sticky tape, Nurofen, MP3 player, Stanley knife, Blanket, Post it, Stencil, Hand mirror, Earphones, Purse, Phone, Socks, Phone charger, Water bottle, Sun glasses, Cardigan, Myki, Hair tie, Keys, Peanut eraser, Syringe, Pencil sharpener
Lizzy's Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
Swiss Army Knife, Laughing Cow Cheese, Miso Soup, Cup, Plate, Spoon, Coffee pot, Tuna, Banana, Rice Cakes, Tarp, Water bottle, Camera, Post-it notes, Tape (various), Bonjela, String, Pens, Computer, Charger, Cardigan, Cotton, Socks, Journal, Diary, Old Melways, 2 books (Living as Form and Open Systems)
Claire's Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
Orange Woollen Blanket, Laptop, Laptop Charger, Camera and Camera Bag, Camera Charger, Camera Cord, Phone, Camping Chair, Large Plastic Container, Wallet, Jeans, Woollen Jumper, Black Marker, Eraser, Sharpener, Tag Ties, Books (Survival, Tibetan Relaxation, Nature), Woollen Socks, Box Cutter, Cutting Board, Matches, Coloured Spot Stickers, Hard Drive, 3 Lead Pencils, Metal Ruler, Microphone, Microphone Cord, Fishing Tackle Kit, Pile Recycled Paper, Fishing Line, Box Snap-lock Bags, Camera Tripod, 5m Extension Lead, 6 Plug Power Board, Masking Tape, White Candle, Oil Diffuser, Charkra Essential Oil, Clear Push Pins, 3 Clips, 3 White Cotton Rolls of Rope, Glue Stick, Compass, Post-it-Notes, Black Gaffer Tape, White Gaffer Tape, Double Sided Tape, Lump of Grass with Soil, Matches, Highlighter, Whiteout, Backpack
FOOD: 2 Red Apples, 2 Pears, Popcorn, Corn Chips, 2 Sesame Snaps, Avocado, Tomato, 3 Lettuce Leaves, 6 Quinoa Patties,
Shae's Boot Camp Survival Pack contained:
Buffy comics, Silver insulation, Plastic fruit and vegetables, Notebook, Diary, Camera, External hard drive, Camping towel, Electrolytes, First aid kit, Laptop, Scissors, Stanly knife, Ruler, Glue, Eraser, Pencils, Pins, Bone folder, Paints, Pens, Cable ties, Gaffer tape, Allan keys, Screw driver, Plastic gun, Plastic candles, Tobacco, Lighter, Papers, Sound machine, Disco ball, Explorer socks, Pay envelope, Photos of old friends, Metal cup, Spoon, Knife, Needle and thread, Genie bottle, Plastic animals. FOOD: pita, hummous, tea, tomato, trail mix, tinned fruit.