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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

Pilbara live export cattle season starts

Pilbara live export cattle season starts

The live export season kicked off for Pilbara pastoralists after a late mustering delayed cattle deliveries to exporters.
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Fears for Wyandra herd as Victorian owners locked out

Fears for Wyandra herd as Victorian owners locked out

The welfare of 300 cattle in remote south western Queensland is being compromised by the Queensland government's refusal to grant exemption permits for essential agricultural work, according to their Victorian owners.
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China's dominance just what the wool market needs?

China's dominance just what the wool market needs?

Australia's wool industry could benefit from China's dominance and rise in consumer confidence.
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Grains Australia officially launched

Grains Australia officially launched

Industry good body Grains Australia has finally been officially launched after a three year process to set the new group up.
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Dinmore to close for two weeks

Dinmore to close for two weeks

The Dinmore meatworks will be closed for at least two weeks from August 24.
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Church Services - Walgett

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Colly Cod Carp Muster

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