Meaning of kangaroo fence in English:

kangaroo fence


  • A barrier erected to protect agricultural land from kangaroos.

    ‘the area had been enclosed with a substantial kangaroo fence’
    • ‘Where timber is plentiful, the Kangaroo fence is preferred before all others.’
    • ‘Making a break for the kangaroo fence during daylight leaves us totally vulnerable.’
    • ‘There are two methods of enclosure, the post and rail, and the kangaroo fence.’
    • ‘They were standing at one of the old fences that had been converted into a kangaroo fence.’
    • ‘They experimented with high kangaroo fences in certain spots and culling regimes that were ineffective and inhumane.’