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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

Probe questions whether feral animals like camels used in pet meat

Probe questions whether feral animals like camels used in pet meat

Experts are still scrambling to discover how dogs in Victoria were poisoned with a rare plant toxin.
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Fleece to Fashion awards postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak

Fleece to Fashion awards postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak

The gala event of the New-England based Fleece to Fashion Awards has been pushed back until November due to current COVID-19 restrictions impacting Australia's eastern states.
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The drivers of carcase value

The drivers of carcase value

It's far more than weight and yield that determines revenue extracted from a carcase
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'Name our book': Mountain cattlemen to publish children's book

'Name our book': Mountain cattlemen to publish children's book

A competition for kids has been launched to help name the book.
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Probe questions whether feral animals like camels used in pet meat

Probe questions whether feral animals like camels used in pet meat

Experts are still scrambling to discover how dogs in Victoria were poisoned with a rare plant toxin.
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