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Old 05-03-2008, 07:33 AM
 
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Yabbie's are also known as, "Koonac" or "Gilgie"
I did not know that.
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:35 AM
 
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Yeah, I haven't eaten any for years, Even alot of the Yabbie farms have gone out of business.
red claws by the thousands up here moonshadow...yum yum..with garlic even

Last edited by aussie_watcher; 05-03-2008 at 07:35 AM.. Reason: missed a word...doh
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:37 AM
 
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"Koonac" or "Gilgie"

is that like sand groper names for them?
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:44 AM
 
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"Koonac" or "Gilgie"

is that like sand groper names for them?


Oh yeah, I forgot.. Yeah,They are the WA names.
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:47 AM
 
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cozzie= swim wear
budgie smugglers= er...speedos..you know what they are right?
yabbie= not your lobsters exactly but craw fish?
boardies= dude...board shorts..you aint a beach bum then huh lol
No, not a beach bum. Not big enough surf around my parts.

Thanks to you and shadow for the meanings.
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:50 AM
 
Location: australia
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Hmmm what else can we bamboozle these people with? Chucking a melba? ooh i know
"you're such a dagg'
'swift kick up the clacker'
'smack across the chops'
'beyond the black stump'
jeez my collaquisisms escape me right now...
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:57 AM
 
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red claws by the thousands up here moonshadow...yum yum..with garlic even
Yeah, isn't that coz you guys have got all the water? hehe!

They're not throwing that pipeline idea around for nothing you know!

Sounds good though! mmm yabbies with garlic butter!
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Old 05-03-2008, 08:03 AM
 
Location: australia
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All the water is right, however none in the last 3 weeks..wota miracle! lol

so kangaroofarmer where u involved in the wheat for cash scandal?
joking joking...

Have to say..loving this site so much..am glad i stumbled across it..and all because I was googling a holiday to Nevada. brilliant!
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Old 05-03-2008, 08:05 AM
 
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Hmmm what else can we bamboozle these people with? Chucking a melba? ooh i know
"you're such a dagg'
'swift kick up the clacker'
'smack across the chops'
'beyond the black stump'
jeez my collaquisisms escape me right now...
I know most of what they mean, I think but whats a black stump, do I dare ask?

Holiday to Nevada? Wooo! Vegas!
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Old 05-03-2008, 08:16 AM
 
Location: australia
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I know most of what they mean, I think but whats a black stump, do I dare ask?

Holiday to Nevada? Wooo! Vegas!

Lol actually its nothing ..just a burned out tree in the outback..lol similar to a long way away.

Yea Vegas baby! Oh and Reno too...I met a guy who had family in Silver Springs and the pictures he sent me of the desert were gorgeous. I just have a facination with all things American. you guys rock seriously.
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