Walgett Website and Business Directory

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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

Boggabri cotton farmer Andrew Watson concerned by COVID-19 impact on cotton crop

Boggabri cotton farmer Andrew Watson concerned by COVID-19 impact on cotton crop

Northern Daily Leader

THE effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global economy have one Boggabri cotton farmer concerned about the profitability of his crop.

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United Malt braces to weather COVID-19 storm with $165m share deal

Maltster UMG locks in $140m from capital raising and offers shareholders $25m in extra shares to strengthen its books
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Bayer launches hort-specific podcast

Bayer has followed up its broadacre podcast with one for horticulture.
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Mobile black spot priorities being reviewed

The Better Internet for Rural Regional and Remote Australia group is keen to see education and health once again given priority treatment as the future of the Mobile Black Spot telecommunications program is being reviewed.
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WA farmland values surge ahead of the rest

The median price of WA farmland surged by 28.2 per cent on 2018's land values to $2569/ha.
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