Keep the fire producing lost of smoke, they hate that :) Apart from that I'd also love to know some plants that could have anti-mosquito properties.
The best mozzie trap I've ever come across is made as follows:
You will need -
Note: pre-packed sugar and yeast can be added to bottle in advance for quick assembly when you reach your campsite/picnic spot - just don't add the water until you have cut the bottle in half and assembled your trap.
P.S. This is also an environmentally friendly solution to the mozzie issue, providing you remember to collect and remove your traps before you leave.
Hi there Miki thanks for that will give it a go.
hahaha thanks..(yum nothing better than old dried dung). I have been looking into native plants and found a few good ones that I can just pick and rub on. Once I get the chance to try it all out, I'll then let you's know the results but thanks for getting back to me and cheers. Safe journey's