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Wee Waa is Australia's Cotton Capital and the place Daft Punk selected to launch it's album Random Access Memories in 2013, a dynamic rural community situated in the rich agricultural heartland of the Lower Namoi Valley in North West NSW.  The town of Wee Waa has a population of 2,100, (according to the Census 2006 1,689 and 2011 Census 2,433) and services a far greater rural community as well as the villages of Merah North, Spring Plains, Burren Junction, Pilliga and Gwabegar. The majority of this area is rich fertile country well suited to the agricultural pursuits that sustain the district and provide its people with a quality way of life.

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Wee Waa is a mere 42 kilometres off the Newell Highway, west of Narrabri, and is a gateway to the far west centres of Walgett, Collarenebri, Lightning Ridge Opal Fields and beyond.

Wee Waa is serviced by: Countrylink Rail, interstate coaches, and daily air services offered through Narrabri.
The Wee Waa district has an average summer minimum temperature of 17° and a maximum of around 37°. Recorded average winter minimum and maximum temperatures are 3° and 17° respectively. The district can also expect a rainfall level of approximately 635 millimetres in one calendar year. It is 190 m above sea level.

The Aboriginal meaning of Wee Waa is "Fire for Roasting", and it was the first town on the Namoi River, having had its beginnings in 1837. The birthplace of Australia's modern cotton industry, in April the area transforms into snowy white profusion from horizon to horizon as the cotton harvest gets under way. The town has 2 motels, 4 schools, a preschool, ABC Learning Centre, 2 hotels and 2 Caravan Parks as well as fine eating-places, a swimming pool, picturesque 9-hole golf course, bowling club, tennis courts, a modern sporting complex, a hostel for the aged and a new medical centre.
A state divided: parts of NSW 'recession-hit' as Sydney booms

A state divided: parts of NSW 'recession-hit' as Sydney booms

Sydney Morning Herald Matt Wade

A yawning growth gap has opened between city and country as Sydney's dynamic economic hubs streak ahead of the rest of the state.

Economic growth in Sydney averaged 2.2 per cent between 2012 and 2015, while regional areas of NSW contracted by 0.3 per cent in that period, research by SGS Economics and Planning has revealed.

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Wee Waa & District Historical Society Inc Xmas Lunch

Wee Waa & District Historical Society Inc Xmas Lunch

Wee Waa Imperial Hotel Sunday 11th December

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Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols

Saturday 10 December

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Boggy Kangaroos Xmas Party

Boggy Kangaroos Xmas Party

Railway Hotel Gunnedah 10th December

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Narrabri Dirt Bike Club

Narrabri Dirt Bike Club

10th December presentation and AGM

Lock this in your calendar 
December 10th 2016
Presentation Day...AGM....maybe a practice day too depending on the weather.
All positions will be declared vacant at AGM.
Please consider which position would suit you best....
President or perhaps Vice-president 
Secretary 
Treasurer
Race Secretary - this position requires you to be an accredited race secretary thru MNSW.
Canteen coordinator 
Publicity officer
Track maintenance coordinator
Grants officer
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