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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

Pressure mounts on EU to delay new deforestation trade rules

Pressure mounts on EU to delay new deforestation trade rules

"What we all need is clear rules and to understand how they will operate before they come into force."
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Western Australian dairy industry hears about ways to be more resilient

Western Australian dairy industry hears about ways to be more resilient

Generations of dairy farmers shared stories of resilience.
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Labor risking marginal WA seats with live sheep export ban, according to leading pollster

Labor risking marginal WA seats with live sheep export ban, according to leading pollster

Labor has underestimated public sentiment against a ban on live sheep exports by sea and the policy was unlikely to win any new votes, according to leading political strategist.
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Big changes at the top for Macquarie Group's Paraway Pastoral

Big changes at the top for Macquarie Group's Paraway Pastoral

Paraway Pastoral Company's chairman and chief executive officer are both stepping aside.
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Big border farm group for sale after a 'perfect start' to the season

Big border farm group for sale after a 'perfect start' to the season

Big farm aggregation near NSW's Golden Triangle on market.
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