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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

WA dairy farmers told to consider supply options

WA dairy farmers told to consider supply options

Some WA dairy farmers who supply milk to Lion Dairy & Drinks in Bentley have been advised to "consider their options" by September 30.
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Changes to Farm Household Allowance make it more accessible

Changes to Farm Household Allowance make it more accessible

Farm Household Allowance will shortly be more accessible to more primary producers thanks to changes recently passed by the federal government.
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Stepdown would come back to bite processors

Stepdown would come back to bite processors

Fonterra Australia increased its minimum milk price from $6.06 a kilogram of milk solids to $6.40/kgMS on Wednesday and dairy social media forums were flooded with speculation about a future step-down.
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Mount Pleasant goes with the grain | Video

Mount Pleasant goes with the grain | Video

Western Downs brigalow belt property Mount Pleasant is being offered with 1590 hectares of cultivation.
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NSW Farmers backs WoolPoll extension

NSW Farmers backs WoolPoll extension

NSW Farmers is calling for WoolPoll to be extended from three years to four in response to the federal government's review of the wool levy voting system.
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Down to Earth Opals Lightning Ridge REOPENS

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Church Services - Walgett

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Church Services -Walgett

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ROWENA Cracker Night. CANCELLED

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Junction City Hotel Burren Junction

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