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

Aussie phosphate heads overseas

Aussie phosphate heads overseas

Australian phosphate miner Centrex will send rock phosphate from north-west Queensland to New Zealand for the first time.
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Beef agtech uptake not as easy as click and play

Beef agtech uptake not as easy as click and play

The agtech revolution is slower than hoped for the northern beef industry, new research has shown.
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ACC wins national safety award

ACC wins national safety award

Company-wide support of these measures saw ACC lose no production days due to COVID.
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Genetics Australia celebrates record-breaking year

Genetics Australia celebrates record-breaking year

Semen collection reached a 1.2 million unit record.
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Long wait to breed 'cute' Valais lambs in Australia

Long wait to breed 'cute' Valais lambs in Australia

The lambs are the first naturally conceived Valais sheep to be born in Australia.
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