Walgett Website and Business Directory

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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

Uncertainty weighs on global dairy prices

Uncertainty weighs on global dairy prices

Economic uncertainty and recent financial market woes are being blamed for a fall in global dairy prices.
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$100m rebuild a vote for the future of Norco in Lismore

$100m rebuild a vote for the future of Norco in Lismore

The Norco ice cream factory in South Lismore will be rebuilt better than before following significant government grant funding.
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Bow hunting ban plan stuns hunters

Bow hunting ban plan stuns hunters

A suggested ban on bow hunting in South Australia has hunters up in arms.
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Tara Station sold under the hammer

Tara Station sold under the hammer

North west property Tara Station has sold at an Nutrien Harcourts auction for $2.58 million.
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RSPCA does an about face on kangaroo meat sales

RSPCA does an about face on kangaroo meat sales

The RSPCA now says it is responding to animal welfare concerns on the harvesting of kangaroos by removing products from sale.
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