Definition of Groperland in English:

Groperland

noun

mass nounAustralian
informal
  • The state of Western Australia.

    ‘the company was as good as Groperland can produce’
    • ‘These wild flowers of loveliness, variety, and profusion are to be found nowhere else on earth but in poor arid Groperland.’
    • ‘This law obtained under groperland Government.’
    • ‘This same gentleman got himself created King of Groperland.’
    • ‘Hail, Groperland! Australia West! Of earth's fair places thou art best.’
    • ‘The practice of leaving £900 with only a Yale lock between it and the hungry world is evidently a peculiarity of Groperland.’

Origin

1940s: from Sandgroper.

Pronunciation

Groperland

/ˈɡrəʊpəland/