[boo sh-kraft, -krahft]

noun Australian.

skill in anything pertaining to bush country, as in finding one's way, hunting, or finding water.

Origin of bushcraft

First recorded in 1870–75; bush1 + craft
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Australian and NZ ability and experience in matters concerned with living in the bush
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