Walgett Website and Business Directory

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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

Farm insurance: What can you afford to go without?

Farm insurance: What can you afford to go without?

Farmers are making tough decisions about what assets they can realistically afford to insure.
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'Giant' of a politician: Former SA Premier Steele Hall remembered

'Giant' of a politician: Former SA Premier Steele Hall remembered

Politicians are paying tribute to a "giant" of South Australian politics.
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Simple AutoPath feature promotes planning perfection

Simple AutoPath feature promotes planning perfection

Controlled Traffic Farming is set to get easier with a new innovation.
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ACC opens its doors to smaller processors to share tips

ACC opens its doors to smaller processors to share tips

"Visiting the plant, the first impression you get is all the technology."
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Fortnight of good fortune for NSW lamb market

Fortnight of good fortune for NSW lamb market

NSW trade lambs lifted another 12c/kg this week.
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