Definition of Corner country in English:

Corner country


the Corner country
  • The area in which the borders of New South Wales, Queensland, and South Australia meet.

    ‘the book gives the history of the Aboriginal peoples of the Corner country’
    • ‘The border for this rural lands board extends up to the corner country of the South Australian and Queensland border.’
    • ‘What a brilliant trip, and through some amazing country that has been a perennial favourite for us, (the corner country).’
    • ‘His visit to the Corner Country was a long way from the heedy days as a foreign correspondent in war torn nations.’
    • ‘We love the Corner Country and this town and have enjoyed many beers over the years in the fantastic family hotel.’
    • ‘Parts of the "corner country" may have temperatures hit 49 degrees this weekend.’
    • ‘It's been Queensland's turn today for the most scorching temperatures, although other towns located near the Corner Country had similarly blistering heat.’
    • ‘This woman works for 32 cents an hour to promote the Corner Country.’
    • ‘Last night's regional winner of the Business Women's Awards has certainly seen great changes in the corner country.’