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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

World recognition for Murujuga

World recognition for Murujuga

The Murujuga Cultural Landscape with its 45,000-year-old petroglyphs, has been added to Australia's World Heritage Tentative List by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre.
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AgTrader is now also your place for rural properties

AgTrader is now also your place for rural properties

ACM's rural news network switches to AgTrader property portal as part of a new joint venture with realestateview.com.au.
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Record 1.1 million sheep trucked east

Record 1.1 million sheep trucked east

WA sheep continue to be trucked to the Eastern States in large numbers, with 41,000 sheep and lambs crossing the border in August - for a total of 1.1 million head for 2020 - the highest on record.
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Industry trial underway into breech modification responses

Industry trial underway into breech modification responses

A significant industry study of lamb marking including breech modification is currently underway in Victoria, with the results expected to assist in reviewing nationwide industry standards.
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Global sugar surplus headed our way

Global sugar surplus headed our way

Sugar prices to remain constrained
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Community Exercise Sessions in Apex Park

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Collarenebri to Narrabri Bus Service

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Church Services - Wee Waa, Burren Junction and Pilliga

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