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Cotton Industry

Cotton is a relatively new agricultural industry but has well embedded roots in Australian history.was established in the Upper Namoi area not long after the first commercial crop was planted at Wee Waa using water from Keepit Dam in 1961.  Boggabri has a Namoi Cotton Gin and is a growing industry within the local area.  Boggabri has a number of established growers and well known within the Cotton Industry.  


Tours of the cotton can be done while attending the Drovers Campfire each year (April) and are understood to give a great insight into the industry in the area.    


More information on the Cotton Industry can be found at the following links

Cotton Australia - Cotton Australia is the united voice for cotton growers across research and development, stewardship, natural resource management and cotton production issues.

Cotton Research and Development Corporation- The Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) delivers outcomes in cotton research, development and extension (RD&E) for the Australian cotton industry.

Cotton Info - is Australia's joint extension Program. is designed to connect growers with researchbringing you – our cotton growers, consultants, and agronomists – the latest news, information, events and research, and helping you achieve best practice.

Australian Cotton - Australia’s innovative farmers and their fertile agricultural land makes it a great place to grow cotton, right on the doorstep of the world’s textile manufacturing market.  The Australian cotton industry focuses on producing superior natural fibres in the most efficient ways possible.  Sustainability has long been a key focus along with a relentless effort to maximise yield, quality and to continuously improve. Learn more about this Australian agricultural success story here.

Wincott - Women's Industry Network Cotton - Wincott was developed to help networking opportunities and learning for women involved in any area of the Australian cotton industry and rural communities.

Mining Industry

Strategically positioned to take full advantage of the resource industry, Boggabri is located close to existing coal operations and the imminent start and expansion of a further two mines. The town is experiencing growth and development with an ever-growing demand on services and housing. A strong business community is developing to support and take advantage of this new industry.

More about the local Mining Industry can be found on the following Links

Whitehaven Coal

Boggabri Coal