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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

Energy Ministers spark up scheme to zap renewable cowboys

Energy Ministers spark up scheme to zap renewable cowboys

Australia's energy ministers have agreed to create a developer system for renewable companies to rid the industry of cowboys.
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Australian wool growers take part in ZQRX ecological monitoring pilot

Australian wool growers take part in ZQRX ecological monitoring pilot

Australian wool growers have taken part in an ecological pilot similar to one already run in New Zealand.
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Beef can now talk 'beyond net zero', Wilmot's Alasdair MacLeod says

Beef can now talk 'beyond net zero', Wilmot's Alasdair MacLeod says

"It is not the job of farmers to bail out the rest of the economy on emissions but farmers are good at taking market opportunities."
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ACCC wants your views on supermarket prices, contracts, behavior

ACCC wants your views on supermarket prices, contracts, behavior

The competition regulator starts investigating into supermarket pricing practices.
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Well balanced breeding and backgrounding property with views | Video

Well balanced breeding and backgrounding property with views | Video

Kurrajong Hills is a productive, sweet grazing property with the capacity to breed or background cattle.
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