Come to the Barbecue > I'm Not Bored (on the Nullabor)

Teaching Ideas


  • 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?