Pitt Street farmer


Pitt Street farmer
noun (derogatory)

(in NSW) someone who owns a country property, often, formerly, for tax loss purposes, but who lives and works in Sydney.
Compare Collins Street cocky, Queen Street bushie, St Georges Terrace cocky. {name of a street in central Sydney}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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