St Georges Terrace cocky


St Georges Terrace cocky
noun (derogatory)

(in WA) someone who owns a country property, often, formerly, for tax loss purposes, but who lives and works in Perth.
Compare Collins Street cocky, Pitt Street farmer, Queen Street bushie. {name of a street in central Perth}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Collins Street cocky — noun (derogatory) (in Victoria) someone who owns a country property, often, formerly, for tax loss purposes, but who lives and works in Melbourne. Compare Pitt Street farmer, Queen Street bushie, St Georges Terrace cocky. Also, Collins Street… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Queen Street bushie — noun (derogatory) (in Queensland) someone who owns a country property, often, formerly, for tax loss purposes, but who lives and works in Brisbane. Compare Collins Street cocky, Pitt Street farmer, St Georges Terrace cocky. Also, Queen Street… …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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… …   Australian English dictionary


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