Servicing the Wee Waa Community Since 1998 - 17 Years of Service

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.
Wee Waa Show Society Regrets Rodeo and Campdraft Cancelled

Wee Waa Show Society Regrets Rodeo and Campdraft Cancelled

23 August, 2016

It's with regret that we have had to cancel the Artie Hall Memorial campdraft, the rodeo and the horse sports that was set to run this weekend due to wet weather. We would like to thank all the competitors that nominated for our event and a big thank you to our very generous sponsors and cattle donors.
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CSD Announces $41m Redevelopment of It's 'Shenstone' Cotton Seed Processing Plant

CSD Announces $41m Redevelopment of It's 'Shenstone' Cotton Seed Processing Plant

23 August, 2016

Cotton Seed Distributors announces a $41m redevelopment of it’s ‘Shenstone’ cotton seed processing plant and laboratory based near Wee Waa, NSW, having received approval from the Narrabri Shire Council and the Joint Regional Planning Panel.

Cotton Seed Distributors (CSD) is Australia’s world class cotton planting seed and technology supplier. Founded 49 years ago at Wee Waa as a member based organisation, CSD’s long term partnership with CSIRO delivers cotton cultivars that yield three times the world average and almost double that of Australia’s nearest competitor.

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Christine Cain Sewing Wee Waa CWA Rooms

Every second Fortnight Tuesday 9am to 3.30pm

For more details Call Christine Cain

02 67956 128

Every second Fortnight Tuesday 9am to 3.30pm

Wee Waa CWA Rooms

 

Machine Mechanic comes on regular basis please contact Christine if you would like your sewing machine fixed.

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Pilates Core Training

Pilates Core Training

Every Tuesday 6am and 6pm

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Zumba Fitness on Wednesday with Donna

Zumba Fitness on Wednesday with Donna

Creche at the Phoenx two390 gym & personal training Narrabri

Zumba Fitness
Every Wednesday 9:30am with Donna
$10 for members $12 non members
Creche available $3 per child $1.50 for every child after
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