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Walgett, New South Wales, Australia

Walgett is a small town located in the New South Wales region of Australia. The town sits on the junction of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers, making it a beautiful location for outdoor activities such as fishing, boating, and water skiing.

Getting to Walgett

Walgett can be accessed by car from the major cities of Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne. The town is also served by daily flights from Sydney and Brisbane to the nearby town of Moree, which is about an hour's drive from Walgett.

Things to do

Walgett has several attractions that visitors can explore, such as:

  • Namoi River
  • Boating and fishing
  • Opal mining
  • Indigenous cultural experiences

Namoi River

The Namoi River runs through Walgett and is a great spot for swimming, fishing and enjoying picnics. The river is also home to many different species of wildlife, including kangaroos, wallabies, and a variety of birdlife.

Boating and Fishing

Walgett is famous for its great fishing spots along the Barwon and Namoi rivers. Whether you're looking to go freshwater fishing or simply want to go out on the water for a boat ride, Walgett is the perfect location for it. There are many boat ramps located throughout the town, making it easy for boaters to access the river.

Opal Mining

The town is also famously known for its opal mining activities. Visitors can take a trip to the opal fields and learn about the town's mining history or enjoy the experience of finding their own precious stones.

Indigenous Cultural Experiences

Walgett has a rich Indigenous culture, and visitors can experience it by visiting some of the cultural sites and touring the town's Indigenous art galleries.

Where to stay

There are several accommodation options in Walgett, ranging from budget motels to luxury hotels.

  • Walgett Motel
  • Imperial Hotel
  • CottonBelle Motel Walgett

Visit Walgett

Overall, Walgett is a beautiful and diverse town that is perfect for anyone looking for an outdoor adventure or a cultural experience. Be sure to add it to your next Australian itinerary!

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