HE WAS PARTICULARLY INTERESTED IN THE EXPERIENCES OF CHILDREN LIVING IN THE OUTBACK AND HOW DIFFICULT THEIR LIVES COULD BE From your visit to the museum, make a list of some of the hardships experienced by children who live in the outback both in the past and now: Then Now
JOHN FLYNN BEGAN A MAGAZINE CALLED THE INLANDER TO HELP AUSTRALIANS UNDERSTAND THE ISSUES FACED BY PEOPLE LIVING IN THE OUTBACK
WHAT IS AN INLANDER? On this map, show where they are most likely to live.
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AUSTRALIAN INLAND MISSION Australian Inland Mission1. What is an Inlander? Why was the Australian Inland Mission founded?John Flynn2. Who was John Flynn and what was his relationship to the Royal Flying Doctor Service?Founding the Royal Flying Doctor Service3. Why was the Royal Flying Doctor Service created? Jimmy Darcy4. Who was Jimmy Darcy and how did…
VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE FLYING DOCTOR SERVICE (RFDS) MUSEUM CENTRE IN BROKEN HILL. Work in pairs and take a virtual tour of the Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Museum Centre in Broken Hill. While you’re in the museum, your task is to gather information on the research question, ‘How did John Flynn and the Royal Flying…
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NOW PLAY THE JIGSAW GAME TO CHECK YOUR ANSWERS: Please note you need adobe flash player for this activity to work.
HOW MUCH DO YOU REMEMBER? What does each part of the note signify? Annotate the note to show your understanding.
WATCH THE SHORT DOCUMENTARY JOHN FLYNN AND THE INLANDERS Find out why Flynn’s story features on our currency