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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

Chance to buy two neighbours

Chance to buy two neighbours

A pair of neighbours have decided to sell their northern NSW properties at the same time, offering buyers a chance to bring them together for the first time.
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Incoming Labor policies that will affect agriculture and the regions

Incoming Labor policies that will affect agriculture and the regions

Here's what you need to know about the incoming Labor government policies that could impact your life.
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Japanese encephalitis not done with yet, second NSW man dies

Japanese encephalitis not done with yet, second NSW man dies

A second NSW man has died from Japanese encephalitis as authorities warn mosquitoes are still a deadly risk.
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Vegans are not taking over the country, travel research shows

Vegans are not taking over the country, travel research shows

Which is the most vegan-friendly country? It's definitely not Australia.
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Remnants of the gold rush at Barfold Park

Remnants of the gold rush at Barfold Park

The gold rush history is obvious at picturesque Barfold Park near Kyneton.
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