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Gippsland

noun
  1. a fertile region of SE Australia, in SE Victoria, extending east along the coast from Melbourne to the New South Wales border. Area: 35 200 sq km (13 600 sq miles)
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Historical Examples

  • At daylight you will find yourself more than fifty miles on the Gippsland road.

    Nevermore

    Rolf Boldrewood

  • Other men from the Highlands failed to win the smiles of fortune in Gippsland.

    The Book of the Bush

    George Dunderdale

  • The seven men, breakfastless, turned their backs to Gippsland.

    The Book of the Bush

    George Dunderdale

  • I knew him after he returned to Gippsland and settled there.

    The Book of the Bush

    George Dunderdale

  • What has the Government done for me or anybody else in Gippsland?

    The Book of the Bush

    George Dunderdale