Walgett Website and Business Directory

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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.

ABOUT 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.

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

Tasmania remains GM-free

South Australia's high profile decision to remove its moratorium on GM crops has overshadowed Tasmania's move to retain their ban.
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Multikraft hints at further Aussie expansion

A probiotic fertiliser company could build a manufacturing plant down under.
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Making the right wet weather decisions

Not all farmers are dealing with drought this year. In a patch of Victoria croppers are losing paddocks to waterlogging.
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Former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer dies aged 73

Former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer has died in Albury after a fight with cancer.
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ACCC gives Ruralco, Landmark deal the all clear

The $470M sale of Ruralco to Landmark has been cleared by the ACCC.
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12

Oct

2019

Cotton Capital Country Music Muster

Wee Waa

Weekend of Country Music!
Caravans, RV's & Camping
2019 will be the 3rd Cotton Capital Country Music Muster, come along for the weekend & see our part of the world.

Muster Tickets!

One ticket = Muster site access all weekend
$25/adult
$10/child (12-18years)
Under 12 FREE

Tickets available via Trybooking 
https://www.trybooking.com/515888

Caravan & Camping fees:
$15/night powered
$10/night unpowered

Amenities block and water available
Camping bookings via Kay 0428 688 664

 

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23

Oct

2019

Northwest Vertebrate Pest Control Training - WALGETT and Narrabri

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May

2020

Wee Waa Show Society claim date for the 2020 May Show.

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Jul

2020

Lightning Ridge Opal and Gem Festival

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