- Use map to find Nullabor and Broome and towns or service centres along the way
- Work out meaning of "Nullabor"
- Discuss why stars appear close and bright of Nullabor
- List and illustrate animals mentioned
- Look up meaning of "backpackers"
- If you were a backpacker, would you pack in your pack?
- Find out why Cable Beach got its name. (Communication cable runs from Cable Beach to Indonesia.)
- Have class a trip around Australia averaging 500/600 klms per day. Where would you stay for the night?