Shopkeeper’s parting shot

The posters in the windows at 55 High St.  THE operator of Yeah Yeah Clothing has closed her High St shop and will operate as a purely online business in future. The locally owned business at 55 High St is believed to have closed yesterday. A series of posters on

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Shiploads aiming to dock in New Norfolk by June

DISCOUNT retailer Shiploads has confirmed that it has a new store under development at New Norfolk. Managing director Ashley Wilson said the business was working with a local developer to remodel the old Woolworths supermarket at 17-21 Charles St to house a full-range Shiploads along with two other tenancies. “Depending

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Government boost for Maydena Bike Park

JUST days ahead of the opening of the Maydena Bike Park next week, the State Government has provided funding for the second stage of the development. Environment and Parks Minister Elise Archer yesterday said 11 projects had been approved for funding under the  government’s Cycle Tourism Strategy. “This includes $800,000

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Three shops proposed for old supermarket site

A DEVELOPMENT application has been lodged with the Derwent Valley Council for the conversion of the old New Norfolk Woolworths supermarket into three smaller shops. Acting on behalf of SFO Property Pty Ltd, architects Michael Cooper and Associates have applied for a partial demolition, extensions and alterations, partial change of

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Two new businesses open for Christmas

Aaron Unsworth-Hall behind the counterat Value Plus Fairview. TWO new businesses have opened at New Norfolk this week, providing local residents and visitors with a new variety store and a new place to eat. The long-closed Fairview supermarket at 41-45 Benjamin Terrace has re-opened as the Value Plus variety store,

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In the Mood in New Norfolk

New Norfolk’s Caltex petrol station on Montagu St yesterday unveiled its newbranding as part of the growing chain of Mood Food outlets. The new retailspace (pictured) is now open, offering a range of hot and cold food and drinks,newspapers, fresh fruit, Lavazza coffee and more, 24 hours a day. Exterior

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Caltex revamp nears its end

Artist’s impression of the revamped petrol station. MORE than a year after it started, the redevelopment of New Norfolk’s Caltex petrol station is nearing its completion. It is expected that the business will close for several hours today while the retail area is transferred back into the enlarged and refurbished

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Helloworld, from New Norfolk

The Helloworld Travel agency in High St. A TRAVEL agency has popped up in a former banking chamber that will soon be seen on television as the fictional Midlands Bank on ABC’s Rosehaven.  The Hobart branch of Helloworld Travel has today opened an agency in the former ANZ Bank at

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Agrarian: What the Good Food Guide said

Good Food Guide 2018 Santa Vittoria Regional Restaurant of the YearThe best beyond metro limits. The winning establishment must provide a restaurant experience comparable to anything in the city but remain uniquely regional.The Agrarian Kitchen Eatery & Store, Tasmania It’s fresh on the Tasmania scene, but The Agrarian Kitchen Eatery &

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Agrarian named the best regional eatery in Australia

THE Agrarian Kitchen Eatery and Store at Willow Court has been named Australia’s Regional Restaurant of the Year in the inaugural national Good Food Guide awards for 2018. Published in various mainland states over the last 38 years, the Good Food Guide has been turned into a single national publication for

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Sold! Who can it be?

AFTER more than two years on the market, the former Woolworths supermarket in New Norfolk has reportedly been sold. Vacant since the business moved to its new premises across the road in April 2015, the old supermarket was originally put up for sale by expressions of interest. Most recently, the

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Agrarian eatery shoots straight to the top

THE Agrarian Kitchen Eatery has been named Tasmania’s second-best restaurant just 10 weeks after opening at its historic premises in New Norfolk. Gourmet Traveller Australia this week ranked the Agrarian Kitchen Eatery and Store at number two on its top-10 Tasmanian restaurants of 2017. The food, wine and lifestyle magazine

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