1. A brief, informal leave from work, taken by an Aborigine to wander the bush, visit relatives, or return to native life.
I will be away from my blog until Tuesday the 19th. I have gone for a 'walkabout.'
"Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one hand, latte in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming "WOO HOO, what a ride!"