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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Swagman \Swag"man\, n. A bushman carrying a swag and traveling on foot; -- called also swagsman, swagger, and swaggie. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Once a jolly swagman sat beside a billabong Under the shade of a coolibah tree. And he sang as he sat and watched his billy boiling, `Who'll come a-waltzing Matilda with me?' --[Waltzing Matilda, an Australian tune.] [PJC]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Swagsman \Swags"man\, n. A swagman. [Australia] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]