Meaning of chop picnic in English:

chop picnic


dated, informal Australian
  • An outdoor meal in which meat is cooked over an open fire.

    • ‘we're all going for a chop picnic in the scrub’
    • ‘Going for a chop picnic in the hills was a regular activity.’
    • ‘Chop picnics were very popular amongst young people working at the Royal Hobart Hospital in the 1950s.’
    • ‘They were taken to Mount Dandenong and initiated into the joys of a chop picnic.’
    • ‘They generously lent their home for a chop picnic to assist the funds of the Animal Welfare League.’
    • ‘House guests will share a chop picnic on Christmas Eve.’