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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

NZ Coroner finds quad bike protection may have saved dairy worker

A New Zealand coroners report looks at Australian safety reccomendations
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Freedom raising $130m to boost dairy nutritional output

Freedom Foods is set to become the world's third biggest producer of specialist dairy nutritional products
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Feed sector also looking at grain imports

The livestock sector is conducting a research project into grain devitalisation with a view to being able to bring grain imports upcountry.
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'Stop stealing our water' - Greens Senator lashes out at Queensland

Greens Senator Sarah Hansen-Young hits out at Queensland on Twitter.
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Eight fined over Qld agricultural protests

None of their convictions were recorded.
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Maritime Museum Outdoor Shipping Container Exhibition

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National Volunteer Week

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North West Plains Sustainability

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Can the NWPSG help you or your community group?
Need funding or assistance? Come along on Thursday the 23 May.

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Walgett and District Garden Club inaugural meeting

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Return and Earn WALGETT now open

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