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

Livestock plays catch-up with probiotics

Livestock plays catch-up with probiotics

See what the experts say on probiotic use in livestock intestinal health
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ACCC warned 'big dragon' duopoly pushing up food prices

ACCC warned 'big dragon' duopoly pushing up food prices

The nation's competition watchdog has been warned the market imbalance created by the "big dragon" supermarket duopoly will continue to push food prices up and drive family-owned operations out of business.
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Oilseeds upbeat about jet fuel opportunities

Oilseeds upbeat about jet fuel opportunities

Qantas and Airbus have committed $200 million towards the develop of a local biofuel industry designed to produce aviation fuel.
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Holy alliance between motorbikes and old church set to end

Holy alliance between motorbikes and old church set to end

South Australia's Peterborough is all revved up over a peculiar property sale in the historic country town.
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Rice crop rebound sets SunRice profit soaring 166pc

Rice crop rebound sets SunRice profit soaring 166pc

Despite growing inflationary pressures and freight frustrations SunRice posts a $48.7m profit for 2021-22
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