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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.

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Fonterra cuts NZ price forecast

Fonterra has cut its forecast NZ 2018-19 farmgate milk price and announced a review of key parts of its global operation, including the closure of its Dennington, Vic, factory.
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Orchardist cops $144,000 penalty for underpaying workers

A Swan Hill farming operation deliberately underpaid Malaysian fruit pickers and kept false payroll records
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Native title for most of WA's Kimberley

More than 34,000 square kilometres of Western Australia's Kimberley region will receive native title recognition.
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Nationals set to confirm top brass

There are no big surprises expected when the Nationals name their leadership team today.
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ACCC reviewing Saputo's Lion acquisition

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is reviewing Saputo Dairy Australia's proposed acquisition of the cheese business of Lion Dairy and Drinks.
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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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