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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

Berry industry gets $239k for export support

Berry industry gets $239k for export support

The feds have thrown some significant money at the berry industry.
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Berry industry gets $239k for export support

Berry industry gets $239k for export support

The feds have thrown some significant money at the berry industry.
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Wool needs to be at its best to counter meat sheep swing

Wool needs to be at its best to counter meat sheep swing

What should the wool industry do as the proportion of meat sheep in Australia's national flock rises?
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Cropping and grazing potential ready to be realised

Cropping and grazing potential ready to be realised

If he was half a century younger, Tim Colville wouldn't be selling his 1217-hectare cropping and grazing property near Tullamore, he'd be opening up new country.
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Cropping and grazing potential ready to be realised

Cropping and grazing potential ready to be realised

If he was half a century younger, Tim Colville wouldn't be selling his 1217-hectare cropping and grazing property near Tullamore, he'd be opening up new country.
Monday, January 24, 2022/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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