The town's football team are called the Dropbears. Dropbears are a fictional predatory creature said to resemble a koala which drop from trees onto human victims. They are generally used as an in-joke on tourists.
When the character Matt is rescuing the cargo of humans, he quotes a line from The Terminator. Hello Earthlings, "Come with me if you want to live." originally said by the character Kyle Reese and repeated in every installment.