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Walgett website and business directory, Walgett is a town in northern NSW, Australia, it is the junction of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers and the Kamilaroi and Castlereagh Highways. It was inhabited by the Gamilaroi (also spelt Kamilaroi) Nation of Indigenous peoples before white settlement. It was gazetted in 1851 and town sites were surveyed in 1859.

ABOUT WALGETT

Walgett is a town in northern NSW, Australia, it is the junction of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers and the Kamilaroi and Castlereagh Highways. It was inhabited by the Gamilaroi (also spelt Kamilaroi) Nation of Indigenous peoples before white settlement.

Tourism

Walgett is a major highway junction for touring routes to the north Lightning Ridge, to the East Burren Junction and Wee Waa to the South Coonamble to the west Brewarrina.

Agriculture

The Walgett District is a producer of a variety of agricultural commodities including cotton, wheat, beef cattle and sheep and pulse crops.

History

Walgett is rich in history it was gazetted in 1859 and the courthouse built in 1865 it was a port for paddle steamers in 1861 to 1870.  It was proclaimed 20 March 1885 and surveyed.

Directory

A business directory of the town and is included in the Namoi Business Directory, if you own a business the cost to have a landing page and or a listing is minimal.

Rural News

Lobby groups push to stop GM legislation change

Groups against genetic modification continue to lobby Australian politicians to stop controversial amendments to the Gene Technology Act.
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Dairy industry needs political intervention

We need our politicians to intervene and fix the market imbalance and lack of profit in our industry.
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Cotton production to slump to smallest in a decade

The drought has bitten the cotton industry hard, with total production set to drop to its smallest level in a decade.
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New Ridley boss takes razor to jobs in $5m restructure

Ridley Corporation plans more cuts as it prepares to open new Bendigo district feed mill
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The path to sustainable, healthy diets

Easing environment pressures a mix of dietary shifts and better livestock production: TropAg 2019
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Shop in Walgett Shire 1st November to 28th November to Win $3,000

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Narrabri Stock Sale Day

NARRABRI STOCK SALE DAY

For further information, please visit Councils website
www.narrabri.nsw.gov.au/index.cfm?page_id=1125

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Walgett Twilight Mixed Netball Competition begins

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2019

WAMS Walking πŸšΆβ€β™€οΈ Group Starts THURSDAYS Walgett

WAMS Walking 🚢‍♀️ Group 
Starts THURSDAYS
Offers the chance to meet new people in our local community 
With Robert Martinez (Physiotherapist) and Annie Dean (Lifestyle Modification)
When - Every Thursday @ 2pm 
Where - Start from Apex Sport (Next to the pool) 
Phone WAMS Chronic Disease Building on 68 203 705 for more information

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Walgett Fresh Fruit and Vegetables from Gundy Quality Fruit and Vege

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