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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

Tremor felt in Victoria

Tremor felt in Victoria

An earthquake has been reported in Victoria and tremors were felt across Melbourne and as far away as Canberra.
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Taste grows for lamb in Japan

Taste grows for lamb in Japan

Australian lamb makes its way onto more supermarket shelves and restaurant menus as popularity grows.
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Gray nomads decide it's time to escape the record heat in the north

Gray nomads decide it's time to escape the record heat in the north

It is time to head home from the Top End for the grey nomads and other escapees from the southern states.
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Grey nomads decide it's time to escape the record heat in the north

Grey nomads decide it's time to escape the record heat in the north

It is time to head home from the Top End for the grey nomads and other escapees from the southern states.
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'Small' 3444ha Sylvania for sale

'Small' 3444ha Sylvania for sale

Sylvania aggregation is up for sale, making it one of four big farmland property transactions by rich lister Sir Michael Hintze this year.
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