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

Confusing ratings ditched ahead of upcoming bushfire danger period

Confusing ratings ditched ahead of upcoming bushfire danger period

Fewer false alarms will lead to more accurate ratings: firefighters.
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Fast rebuild, record carcase weights, high prices: It's no surprise

Fast rebuild, record carcase weights, high prices: It's no surprise

Be more sophisticated than gravity when talking cattle prices, says Jason Strong.
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Legal letter demands national Varroa mite response from Minister

Legal letter demands national Varroa mite response from Minister

LAWYERS have demanded the federal government intervene in the NSW Varroa mite biosecurity response, arguing an issue with national ramifications deserves a national response.
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Damning report a chance to change course on water wrongs

Damning report a chance to change course on water wrongs

Now Tanya Plibersek has a chance to give our rivers what they need to survive
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Stability at GPA with directors re-elected

Stability at GPA with directors re-elected

Grain Producers Australia reappointed a host of directors at its recent annual general meeting.
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