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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

Saputo flags 'streamlining' of Australian operation

Saputo flags 'streamlining' of Australian operation

Saputo has flagged it is looking to streamline its Australian operation in response to lower milk intake.
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After 144 years and lots of harvests, the Lawrences say it's time to sell

After 144 years and lots of harvests, the Lawrences say it's time to sell

There will be a lot of local interest in Hillside in northern Victoria which is on sale for the time in 144 years.
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Insecurity surrounds new selling season for wool

Insecurity surrounds new selling season for wool

New wool selling year opens with an air of insecurity as multiple threats trouble the industry.
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Insecurity surrounds new selling season for wool

Insecurity surrounds new selling season for wool

New wool selling year opens with an air of insecurity as multiple threats trouble the industry.
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Drought resilience tools receive upgrade

Drought resilience tools receive upgrade

Two online tools that play a key role in the government's drought management policy will receive upgrades to incorporate more features.
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