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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

Rural entrepreneurs urged to apply for Social Enterprise packages

Rural entrepreneurs urged to apply for Social Enterprise packages

Westpac Agribusiness is offering 10 rural business leaders with an opportunity to attend the 2022 Social Enterprise World (Rural) Forum.
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Rain lifts EYCI to yet another record

Rain lifts EYCI to yet another record

EYCI at 1104c as restockers snap up Queensland cattle
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Grain world watches Aussie weather

Grain world watches Aussie weather

The world is closely monitoring the weather situation in Australia to see if it will have an impact on the availability of milling wheat.
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Interest rates no farmland bogey

Interest rates no farmland bogey

Interest rates are tipped to be on the rise in the next couple of years but experts say they will have less impact on farmland real estate than residential prices.
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Strong lamb supply no threat to prices

Strong lamb supply no threat to prices

Lamb prices continue to remain strong, even as yardings increase.
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