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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

New MLA directors elected at 2022 annual general meeting

New MLA directors elected at 2022 annual general meeting

Meat & Livestock Australia has announced the election of three directors to the board following its 2022 annual general meeting.
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Is photosynthesis the silver bullet to improve crop yield?

Is photosynthesis the silver bullet to improve crop yield?

Extensive mathematical modelling and analysis of Australia's wheat and sorghum crops has for the first time quantified the potential of modifying photosynthesis to boost yield.
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Is photosynthesis the silver bullet to improve crop yield?

Is photosynthesis the silver bullet to improve crop yield?

Extensive mathematical modelling and analysis of Australia's wheat and sorghum crops has for the first time quantified the potential of modifying photosynthesis to boost yield.
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Family capitalises on Western District rain to convert to cropping

Family capitalises on Western District rain to convert to cropping

The Skermer family's Lime Creek farm near Chatsworth has been bought by a Melbourne family.
Friday, November 25, 2022/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (20)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Family capitalises on Western District rain to convert to cropping

Family capitalises on Western District rain to convert to cropping

The Skermer family's Lime Creek farm near Chatsworth has been bought by a Melbourne family.
Friday, November 25, 2022/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (20)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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