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.

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Narrabri Stock Sale Day

NARRABRI STOCK SALE DAY

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2019

Boggabr Spring Fair and Food Festicval

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The Spring Fair and Food Festival is an annual event held in the CBD of Boggabri.  Fun for all the family with a water slide, fashion parade, train rides, putt putt golf and craft. There will also be flower, photo and colouring-in competitions, and a kids corner. 
NSW Fire and Rescue and the SES do a demonstration and a fashion parade featuring Hassab’s Fashions spring stock is held during the morning.  The Art Shed holds an exhibition in its premises and there is always plenty of stalls with goodies, including jewellery, baby clothes, Scentsy, reclaimed metal art work, cakes, patchwork, relish and chutneys, Men’s Shed items, homemade items, craft, plants and ornaments.  
Food stalls offer hot dogs, popcorn, snow cones, donuts, fairy floss, stuffed spuds and Nelson’s honey, and a gourmet barbecue.

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Boggabri Lions Club Drought Relief wheel supporting local BOGGABRI Retail businesses

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