Road Photos & Information: New South Wales
Route Number   Gwydir Highway (National Route 38) - Moree to Walgett (Decommissioned)


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National Route 38 is a rural highway in northern New South Wales, which connects the north coast with outback NSW. For the most part it's undivided, except in a handful of spots.

It runs parallel with the Gwydir River, and is named after Lord Gwydir by Alan Cunningham who crossed the river at Gravesend in 1827.


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Distance sign at Walgett, December 2003.

Image © Michael Greenslade

Click here for the continuation of National Route 38 between Moree and Warialda

1 Roads & Traffic Authority, Schedule of Classified Roads and State & Regional Roads, January 2011
2 Department of Main Roads, The Roadmakers, A History of Main Roads in New South Wales, ISBN 0 7240 0439 4

Last updated: 12-Jul-2019 10:12

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