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

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How many electric cars were really sold in Australia in 2021? Don't ask the industry

How many electric cars were really sold in Australia in 2021? Don't ask the industry

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Companies sign on to food waste reduction pact

Companies sign on to food waste reduction pact

Halving food waste by 2030 is one of the goals the group is helping to meet.
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Ausveg takes veg stats to the people

Ausveg takes veg stats to the people

Some big numbers are being used in the #KnowYourAUSVEG campaign.
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World's biggest macadamia producer fined $400k over safety breaches

World's biggest macadamia producer fined $400k over safety breaches

Saratoga Holdings has been sentenced in Bundaberg Magistrates Court for multiple safety breaches.
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