INTRODUCING WALGETT SHIRE

INTRODUCING WALGETT SHIRE

Walgett Shire is situated in the far north west of New South Wales. The Shire consists of several larger towns and villages and a large rural population. The Shire is on the productive soil plains of N.S.W and traditional rural pursuits have been farming and grazing. Walgett Shire covers 22,000 square kilometres and has a population of 7199 people and includes the towns of Walgett, Lightning Ridge, Burren Junction, Collarenebri, Carinda, Cumborah, Grawin Glengarry & Sheepyard Opal Fields, Rowena and Pokataroo.

 

Climate

Walgett:

Elevation 133m

Mean Maximum Temp (monthly range degrees c) – 27 (17-35)

Mean Minimum Temp (monthly range degrees c) – 13 (2-20)

Mean Annual Rainfall (ml) – 477

INTRODUCING WALGETT SHIRE

Walgett Shire is situated in the far north west of New South Wales. The Shire consists of several larger towns and villages and a large rural population. The Shire is on the productive soil plains of N.S.W and traditional rural pursuits have been farming and grazing. Walgett Shire covers 22,000 square kilometres and has a population of 7199 people and includes the towns of Walgett, Lightning Ridge, Burren Junction, Collarenebri, Carinda, Cumborah, Grawin Glengarry & Sheepyard Opal Fields, Rowena and Pokataroo.

Climate

Walgett:

Elevation 133m

Mean Maximum Temp (monthly range degrees c) – 27 (17-35)

Mean Minimum Temp (monthly range degrees c) – 13 (2-20)

Mean Annual Rainfall (ml) – 477