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About Us

Walcha Telecottage is Australia's first Telecentre, opening on 4th July 1992. We are a not-for-profit community based organisation providing vital technological services to Walcha and district.

Some of the many services we provide include:

  • A weekly community newspaper, The Apsley Advocate which is delivered free to all households in Walcha and district, as well as parts of Uralla and Bendemeer.
  • Centrelink Agency
  • Printing - a large range of high quality full colour printing services
  • Secretarial services, including desktop publishing, business documents, faxing, photocopying, binding and laminating
  • Internet and computer hire
  • E-tag hire
  • ATO Assist Agency

Walcha Telecottage does not receive any Government funding, and is very grateful for the vital support it receives from the community for these services.