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

'Grand old dame' of Sth Gippsland needs some love

'Grand old dame' of Sth Gippsland needs some love

This historic homestead is being sold by the Inglis family after more than a century of ownership.
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Dealers indicate Nissan will dump V8 in next Patrol - report

Dealers indicate Nissan will dump V8 in next Patrol - report

North American Nissan dealers have been shown the next-gen Armada, as the Patrol is known overseas, and it'll offer twin-turbo V6 power.
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Briley Hollow offers 'affordable' grazing

Briley Hollow offers 'affordable' grazing

Briley Hollow is described as an affordable grazing property in an excellent location.
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'Taking away my livelihood': Business concern at ACT wood fire phase-out

'Taking away my livelihood': Business concern at ACT wood fire phase-out

The government won't completely phase out the heaters until 2045.
Friday, August 25, 2023/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1765)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Barley collaboration set to improve industry links

Barley collaboration set to improve industry links

Asahi and Riordans are teaming up on a barley project designed to add value to the barley industry through a range of initiatives.
Friday, August 25, 2023/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1200)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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