Walgett Website and Business Directory

Kates On Web

 

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

Column 8

Author: SuperUser Account/Monday, July 16, 2018/Categories: State and National News

Rate this article:
No rating
Staying frosty in Manly
Print

Number of views (94)/Comments (0)

27

Sep

2019

Community Consultation for Aboriginal Regional Arts & Culture Strategy.

Comments (0)
Number of views (84)
Article rating: No rating

28

Sep

2019

Come By Chance Races

Walgett

Comments (0)
Number of views (813)
Article rating: No rating
Read more

Categories: Events, Walgett, Wee Waa, Narrabri

Tags:

28

Sep

2019

YAMMA NGUNNA BAAKA Welcome to our River 2019 Corroboree WALGETT

Comments (0)
Number of views (60)
Article rating: No rating
Read more

Categories: Events, Walgett

Tags:

29

Sep

2019

Pray For Rain Event across the Region

ATTENTION:Church and Community across our shire , please claim this date on your calendars.

Comments (0)
Number of views (189)
Article rating: No rating

1

Oct

2019

Walgett Little Athletics Tuesday Nights starts 20 August

Comments (0)
Number of views (1100)
Article rating: No rating
Read more

Categories: Events, Walgett

Tags:

RSS
12345678910Last