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Welcome to 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.

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.

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

Weird patterns on radar as rain band hits

Weird patterns on radar as rain band hits

Odd images on BOM rain radars got tongues wagging this afternoon, but the end result was positive for croppers looking for rain.
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Swift economic policy has reduced COVID-19 fallout

Swift economic policy has reduced COVID-19 fallout

Decisive action from the world's economic policy makers has helped mitigate the financial fallout of the COVID-19 crisis.
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Dole intent on fighting TR4

Dole intent on fighting TR4

One of the world's largest banana producers calls for collaboration on TR4 fight.
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US beef: Competitor, customer but most of all ally

US beef: Competitor, customer but most of all ally

NCBA's Marty Smith on fake meat and coronavirus at Queensland Rural Press Club
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Essay comp inspires deeper ag thinking

Essay comp inspires deeper ag thinking

It involves writing 1500 words on the question & submitting it under 1 of 4 categories.
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