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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

Camperdown factory to close with switch to new products

Camperdown factory to close with switch to new products

Three people will be made redundant as part of the closure.
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JBS' new beef brand: 'More than a marble score'

JBS' new beef brand: 'More than a marble score'

"The Portoro brand tells a story about excellent taste and animal welfare."
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Big harvest and record profit looming for GrainCorp

Big harvest and record profit looming for GrainCorp

Big east coast agribusiness, GrainCorp, is running its grain handling and processing operations at near capacity and reaping strong market rewards.
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Auction will decide how much this Eyre Peninsula farm is worth

Auction will decide how much this Eyre Peninsula farm is worth

A public auction at Cowell's footy ground will decide how much Chilly's farm is worth.
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Beef's evolution in North Asia

Beef's evolution in North Asia

Australia's three largest beef markets today were embryonic 35 years ago.
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