Green’s Dictionary of Slang

doer and gone phr.

[Afk. doer, far away]

(S.Afr.) very far away, out of one’s reach.

[SA] informant in DSAE (1996).
[SA]T. Baron in Frontline Feb. 30: Port Nolloth is to doer and gone and cold and wet and windy and there are sullen fishermen who have named their boats PAYE [DSAE].
[SA]J. & W. Branford Dict. S. Afr. Eng. (3rd edn).
[SA] informant in DSAE (1996).
[SA] informant in DSAE (1996).