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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.

ABOUT 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.

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.

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Celebrating women in agriculture

Coonamble celebrated Ag Day with a photographic exhibition celebrating life on the land
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Cattle on feed numbers drop despite increases in Qld and NSW

There's been a drop from the record high numbers of cattle on feed in Australia.
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Agribusiness buzz in brief

A quick look at who's doing what and what's being talked about around the agribusiness traps
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Camel train raises awareness of a different lifestyle

Rabbit Hop Films have released a teaser trailer of 'The Money or The Camel'
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MG settled class action heads back to court

One of the class actions against Murray Goulburn over the fallout from its decision to unexpectedly cut milk prices and downgrade profit guidance in 2016 is scheduled to head back to the courts in December.
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Shop in Walgett Shire 1st November to 28th November to Win $3,000

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The Crossing Theatre Narrabri presents ANH DO The Happiest Refugee

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Collarenebri to Narrabri On Demand Bus Service

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Walgett Fashion Textile Printing Workshop

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Walgett Little Athletics Western Plains Carnival

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