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

CBOT wheat bounces sideways

CBOT wheat bounces sideways

There has been little movement in values over the past three weeks.
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Positive push for processing

Positive push for processing

The new TFI abattoir site in Murray Bridge was host to a red meat campaign launch on Monday.
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Three pivots with room for more on Gippsland's Paringa

Three pivots with room for more on Gippsland's Paringa

There's already three pivot irrigation systems with room for more on this central Gippsland farm.
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Biosecurity front of mind for ag's future leaders

Biosecurity front of mind for ag's future leaders

A straw poll of university students finds 56pc see rigorous biosecurity as the biggest threat to Australian agriculture reaching its $100 billion production target by 2030
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Coffee culture's MilkLab in $25m clash with French surf culture

Coffee culture's MilkLab in $25m clash with French surf culture

Beverage business Noumi faces more court drama as a French coffee business seeks $25 million in damages for a supply deal that didn't happen.
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