G'day a greeting, hello,"A good day to you!".
Gabba ueensland Cricket Ground at Woolloongabba.
Galah a loud noisy person, like the squawking bird.
Garbo a garbageman, refuse collector.
Garontee You know.
germ an obnoxious person.
Gerrie geriatric, old person.
God-botherer a religious fanatic - of the door-to-door variety.
Good call Well done!.
Good Nick good condition.
Goodonyermate! Good for you! Well done!.
Gowings Sydney Men's Department Store.
Green And Gold Australian Sport National Team Colors.
grog booze, liquor.
Grog Shop Licensed outlet selling alcohol.
Grommet a young surfer.
grotty dirty, run-down.
grouse fantastic, cool.
Grumblebum a complainer.
Gumsucker a person from the State of Victoria.
gurgler a sink drain hole.
Guernsey to win approval to get a guernsey.
Half your luck! Congratulations!.
Hard yards hard work or training.
heart starter the first alcoholic drink of the day.
heave to vomit.
Holy-dooley An expression of surprise.
hoon a loudmouth, or to drive recklessly.
Hostie an Airline Stewardess/Hostess, flight attendant.
Hotel a pub with or without sleeping accomodations.
humpy a temporary home in the bush.
Icypole a popsicle, a frozen fruit flavored water treat loved by children.
idiot box the television.
Illywhacker a merchant who cons people out of their money.
Irrits to be annoyed or irritated.
Jackaroo a male cattle or sheep station hand.
Jaffa an orange flavored chocloate ball with a hard orange coating -- traditionally rolled down the aise in the movie theatre.
jaffle iron a camping tool used to make toasted sandwiches.
Jillaroo a female cattle or sheep station hand.
jocks men's briefs or underwear.
Joe Blow an ordinary, average person.
Jolly green giantan Australian $100 dollar bill, green in color.
Joey a baby Kangaroo.
Journo a Journalist.
Jumback a young sheep.
kark it die.
Kiwi a New Zealander.
Lamington a small square of spong cake covered with chocolate icing and dessicated coconut.
Larrikin a playful person.
Lay by to have a store hold merchandise unti it is paid for by installment.
Liquid laughter vomit.
Lobster An Australian $20 dollar bill - red in color.
lollie or lolly candy, or a sweet.
longneck A tall bottle of beer, 750 ml or 26 oz.
Lucky country a nickname for Australia.
Lurk an illegal practice, a doge, a scam a con or a racket.
Lush an attractive person.
Maccas a McDonalds Restaurant.
Mate a friend. Used instead of someone's name.
Mates Rates a discount rate given to friends.
metho methylated spirits.
middy a.glass of beer, 285 ml or 10 oz.
milko a milkman - a person who delivers milk.
mollydooker a person who is left-handed.
moon tan a pale skinned person.
Muck-Up Day the last day of High School, usually a day of pranks and mischief.
mystery bag a meat pie.
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