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

Kangaroos and native animals can get FMD but risk of spread tiny

Kangaroos and native animals can get FMD but risk of spread tiny

Kangaroos and other native animals can catch foot and mouth disease, but are extremely unlikely to play any role in an outbreak, according to the scientific literature.
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Farmland options abound with new money and ideas says goFARM boss

Farmland options abound with new money and ideas says goFARM boss

Continuous improvement is a continuous theme for goFARM founder, Liam Lenaghan, who uses investor's funds to re-purpose farmland, rev up productivity, regenerate soils and reinvest in regional communities.
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Opinion: Number games don't convey how far basin plan has come

Opinion: Number games don't convey how far basin plan has come

The Murray Darling Basin Plan has been portrayed as a failure, but has achieved many savings and helped the river health.
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Scientists look to COVID vaccine for foot and mouth answers

Scientists look to COVID vaccine for foot and mouth answers

Rolling out vaccines across Indonesia a slow and tedious job.
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Buyers will have to do their sums to afford their own forest

Buyers will have to do their sums to afford their own forest

This vendor is looking for someone willing to pay $1.5 million to own their own native forest in the heart of the Western District's wool country.
Saturday, August 13, 2022/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (33)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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