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06-07-2019, 10:33 AM
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Re: Home amongst the gum trees!

Originally Posted by Ciderman ->
You lot wouldn't know what "Gumboots" were, 'cause you've never had Kauri gum diggers.
Correct me if l'm wrong CM but gumboots are waterproof
boots that reach to the crotch, the crotch being the lower
region of the abdomen? I have heard that the antipodean
definition is a poet that uses OZY vernacular?

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06-07-2019, 11:17 AM
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Re: Home amongst the gum trees!

Gumboots are wellies to you.



That's the late John Clarke as Fred Dag singing
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06-07-2019, 09:54 PM
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Re: Home amongst the gum trees!

Originally Posted by Bruce ->
Gumboots are wellies to you.



That's the late John Clarke as Fred Dag singing
Thanks for the correction Brucy! I must have been thinking
of goloshes? But it seems we all have a a welly song to
sing? Is that where Wellyton gets its name from?

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