NEW Norfolk and its football team have been in the headlines all over Australia this weekend, thanks to yesterday’s match featuring former AFL star Brendan Fevola in the Eagles’ match against Huonville. Some of the media coverage includes:
- Front page and a spread inside yesterday’s Saturday Mercury
- Front page and a spread inside today’s Sunday Tasmanian
- ABC TV news
- ABC Radio news
- Fox sports
- A report by the Mercury’s Adam Smith appears on the websites of The Advertiser, Adelaide; Courier Mail, Brisbane; among others
Among it all, there were more than 500 hits on the New Norfolk News website yesterday, and a remark posted by a Maydena reader was the 1000th comment published on this site since it started in 2008.