noun (plural cow cockies)Australian /NZ informal
A small dairy farmer.
- Rescreening the original programs offers a poignant and nostalgic insight into who we were, from horse wranglers to cow cockies.
- We should spare a thought for the cow cockies who get up in the morning and work extremely hard to support their families.
- It will be a battle of the Reporoa cow cockies against the cray fisherman from the East Coast.
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