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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

Tasmanian government takes new direction for salmon industry

Tasmanian government takes new direction for salmon industry

The Tasmanian government will place an immediate 12-month moratorium on offshore salmon farm expansion before it stops granting new leased areas in the state from January 1, 2023.
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Biden calls for global methane cuts

Biden calls for global methane cuts

US President Joe Biden is urging world leaders to join the United States and European Union in a pledge to cut methane emissions.
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Shipping lines reject claims they're adding to supply woes

Shipping lines reject claims they're adding to supply woes

Shipping lines have hit back at claims they are overcharging for sea freight and are hindering the ability of Australian agricultural exports to reach markets.
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New Norcia Farm for sale after 175 years

New Norcia Farm for sale after 175 years

For the first time, the WA farmland has become available for sale, representing a once-in-175 years opportunity.
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'Matter of life or death': Telecommunications issues to be voiced

'Matter of life or death': Telecommunications issues to be voiced

Regional communities encouraged to share their views on phone and internet coverage issues.
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