Australians have revealed the nicknames for their suburbs.
Residents went to Reddit on Monday to share rough, funny and excessive monikers for their neighborhoods on Monday.
A Brisbane resident started rolling the ball with some choice names for Australia's third largest city, including & # 39; Brisneyland & # 39 ;, & # 39; Brisbekistan & # 39; and & # 39; Brisvegas & # 39 ;.
Australians have revealed the nicknames for their suburbs on a social media thread, including Byron Bay (photo) nicknamed Boring Bay
Another local shared his name for Runcorn (Bumcorn), a suburb 19 km south of the CBD.
Runcorn received a few single-star ratings (out of five) on review site Homely, where it was described as a & # 39; multi-cult hell hole & # 39; and a & # 39; reasonable average & # 39; place where & # 39; public schools do not perform well & # 39; .
Browns Plains, a suburb of Logan City, became & # 39; Brown Stains & # 39; mentioned. It is said that the suburb has a small presence of hoons all night long.
Loganholme, also in Logan City, is sometimes called & # 39; Boganholme & # 39; and is home to a large wastewater treatment plant, a commercial and industrial area and an open floodplain.
Also in Queensland is Deception Bay, renamed & # 39; Conception Bay & # 39 ;, perhaps an upgrade from its previous nickname, & # 39; Depression Bay & # 39 ;.
Nambour is & # 39; Namboring & # 39; and Toowong is & # 39; Poowong & # 39 ;.
South of Brisbane lies the Gold Coast, known to some as & # 39; a sunny spot for shady people & # 39 ;.
Across the border in NSW is Weed Heads (Tweed Heads), just opposite Coolangatta, which has no known nickname.
Across the border in NSW is Weed Heads (Tweed Heads), just opposite Coolangatta, which has no known nickname
& # 39; Darling-it-Hurts & # 39; – for Darlinghurst in downtown Sydney is also a sordid ambiguous, imposing the reputation of the suburb as a center for alternative sexuality
The Northern Rivers coastal area of NSW has Open Sores (Ocean Shores), Boring Bay (Byron Bay) and Lishole (Lismore).
The word & # 39; hole & # 39; is often merged with a place that is considered less than desirable to live in and is displayed on various suburban nicknames, such as & # 39; Armahole & # 39; for Armadale in Perth, which according to a Redditor is known for acts of violence, meth and teenage pregnancies.
Sydney's suburbs have not been skipped.
& # 39; Where-the-hell Park & # 39; in front of Wetherill Park, 34 km west of the CBD of Sydney.
& # 39; Stab Clair & # 39; for St Clair, 39 km west of the CBD of Sydney, which does not seem to be really violent as reviewers on the website Describe it as & # 39; just like a rural town & # 39; or & # 39; it's full of derros, annoying P-platers, awful stores and food options & # 39 ;.
Nearby Penrith escaped with a simple affectionate abbreviation & # 39; The Riff & # 39 ;.
& # 39; Shaggers Ridge & # 39; – is an alternate nickname for Redditor for the Sydney suburb, Rooty Hill, punning on colloquial jargon & # 39; root & # 39 ;, whatever & # 39; shag & # 39; can mean.
& # 39; Stab Clair & # 39; for St Clair, 39 km west of the CBD of Sydney, which does not seem to be really violent as reviewers on the website Describe it as & # 39; just like a rural town & # 39; or & # 39; it's full of derros, annoying P-platers, awful stores and food options & # 39;
& # 39; Darling-it-Hurts & # 39; – for Darlinghurst in downtown Sydney is also a shabby ambiguity that imposes the reputation of the suburb as a center for alternative sexuality.
In Melbourne, a dark trio of southeastern suburbs may have been affected by the drug culture dubbed by the Redditor as the & # 39; golden triangle & # 39 ;:
Dandebong – for Dandenong, 29 km southeast of the CBD;
Smackenham – for Pakenham, a satellite suburb 53 km southeast of the CBD;
Crackbourne – for Cranbourne 43 km southeast of the CBD.
Also in Victoria is Bendighetto, for Bendigo.
The suburb-insult challenge is just as popular as the card game, where the map of a city is redrawn according to the prejudices of people living in different sectors, the most popular example when the university newspaper Tharunka of students of the NSW de & # 39; There Be Bogans & # 39; map of Sydney.
Suburbs and nicknames
Ocean Shores: Open Sores
Byron Bay: Boring Bay
Wetherill Park: Where-the-hell Park
St Clair: Stab Clair
Penright: The Riff
Rooty Hill: Shaggers Ridge
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