Reef Lodge Backpackers Townsville

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

When Stay at the Reef Lodge Backpackers Townsville you can learn all about Australian slang!




~Australian slang ~

"Back hander" ="Bribe!!" :0(

"He took a back hander to get the building approval!"

~Australian slang ~

"Awning over the toy shop" ="Beer belly on a man!!" :0(

"He had an awning over the toyshop + room for 2 cars!"







Photo: ~Australian slang ~

"Awning over the toy shop" ="Beer belly on a man!!" :0(

"He had an awning over the toyshop + room for 2 cars!"

~Australian slang ~

"Avos" ="An Avocado!!" :0)

"Did you know the Aztec word for an avocado tree means Testicle Tree!"

~Australian slang ~

"Aussie" = A Australian!!" :0)

"Harry's not an Aussie, he's a Pom!"

~Australian slang ~

"Arse into gear" =
"John get your arse into gear and go to work!" :0)


~Australian slang ~

"Ants pants" = Really good / the best.

"That girl friend of yours is the the Ants pants?" :0(


~Australian slang ~

"amber fluid" = Beer

"I could kill for a drop of the old amber fluid !!" :0)


~Australian slang ~

"All smiles" =
very happy
cheerful
contented
delighted
ecstatic
elated
glad
joyful
joyous
jubilant
lively
merry
overjoyed
peaceful
pleasant
pleased
thrilled
upbeat

e.g. "He was all smiles after he won the new car!!!"

~Australian slang ~

"At the drop of a hat" = to do something with little encouragement.
"No worries I'll be there at the drop of a hat!!" :0)

~Australian slang ~

"Arvo" = Afternoon
"I will see you all this afternoon at the beach!!" :0)

~Australian slang ~

"Arse over Tit" =
"Harry fell Arse over tit and broke his ego!" :0)

~Australian slang ~

"Arsey" = lucky
"You are the most arsey blackjack player here!!" :0)


~Australian slang ~

" Arse about" = back to front
"I read the instuction but still managed to get it arse about!" :0)


~Australian slang ~

"Ankle biters" = small children

"So, how many ankle biters do you have?" :0(

~Australian slang ~

"Anchors " =Brakes

"Harry didn't see the red light and had throw on the anchors!" :0)
~Australian slang ~

"always in the shit!" =
Always in trouble.

"Harry is always in the shit with Dean at the #Reeflodge!!" :0)

~Australian slang ~

"Apples" = it is OK. / It will be alright.

"It'll be apples when the Harry arrives with the slab." :0)

~Australian slang ~

"Any tickof the clock" = any moment / very soon.

"He'll drive around the corner any tick of the clock." :0)
~Australian slang ~

"Akubra" = Iconic Australian hat worn in Auistralia

e.g. "Don't mess with the Akubra!!!!" #crocodileDundee

~Australian slang ~

"All ears!" = listening attentively

e.g. "No worries mate i'm all ears!!!"

~Australian slang ~

"Ariel Ping Pong" = Australian rules football


~Australian slang ~
"All the GO!" =
very popular / a new way to do something.

"Reeflodge is all the go for backpackers accommodation in Townsville!"



~Australian slang ~
"Aggro" = aggressive/ angry

e.g. "Hey John, why are you being so aggro towards Bob!"















~Australian slang ~
"Ace" = good / very good / excellent






~Australian slang ~
"AC/DC!" = Bi-sexual N.B. Also the name of an of an iconic Australian band formed in November 1973by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
~Australian slang ~

"A sparrows fart!" = Dawn / sunrise

eg. "I have to get up at a sparrows fart!"