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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

Haughton River irrigation farm goes to auction

Haughton River irrigation farm goes to auction

A newly developed 99 hectare irrigation farm on the Haughton River near Giru is headed to auction on November 11.
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Bigger yardings fail to hold EYCI

Bigger yardings fail to hold EYCI

Analysts re-tag the EYCI 'the exy' given just how expensive young cattle now are
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Decision time for Huon's foreign takeover after all clear from government

Decision time for Huon's foreign takeover after all clear from government

Brazilian meat processing giant JBS is a key step closer to owning Tasmanian salmon farming business Huon Aquaculture.
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Allora Downs heads to auction | Video

Allora Downs heads to auction | Video

Productive Darling Downs property Allora Downs will be auctioned by Ray White Rural on November 17.
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Fake meat company hits a financial snag

Fake meat company hits a financial snag

One of the world's biggest fake meat companies has hit a financial snag.
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