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Reserves march into grand final

THE New Norfolk Reserves have earned the right to challenge Lindisfarne in this week’s SFL Grand Final following a gutsy three-point win over Huonville Lions at North Hobart Oval last Saturday. After an even first half, the Eagles set up the win in the second half before holding on in

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New Norfolk Neighbourhood Watch – September community update

YEAR IN REVIEW: CONSIDERING the COVID-19 restrictions which have been in place over the past year, New Norfolk Neighbourhood Watch has still been able to achieve all the aims and objectives we set ourselves in 2019 by remaining focused and continuing to investigate local issues. We have continued to share

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Eagle Reserves book grand final berth

NEW Norfolk is into the SFL Reserves grand final after defeating Huonville in the preliminary final at North Hobart Oval this afternoon. New Norfolk 2.2 4.4 7.7 8.9 (57)Huonville 4.0 4.2 4.4 8.6 (54)Goals – New Norfolk: C. Curtain 3, K. Walker, J. Hills, R. Heron, c. ransley, R. Thomason

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In the News: Next Community Achievers named

TODAY’S 19th print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News announces the selection of the New Norfolk Tidy Towns Committee was the second recipient of the Derwent Valley Community Achiever Award. The September award is in recognition of the members and associates of the group who put so much

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Updated flood watch for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments. Flood Watch for Huon and Derwent catchments Issued at 1:50pm on Thursday 9 September 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 2 Isolated minor flooding possible from Thursday afternoon. A

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Health

District Hospital support continues despite pandemic

MEMBERSHIP of the New Norfolk District Hospital Auxiliary has rallied after a number of its members retired due to the coronavirus pandemic. In her report to the group’s annual general meeting, president Christine Blackwell said membership had dropped to 10 but had climbed back to 16. “It was very difficult

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Initial flood watch for the Derwent catchment

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments. Initial Flood Watch for Huon and Derwent catchments Issued at 2:20pm on Wednesday 8 September 2021 By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number 1: Isolated Minor flooding possible from

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts Issued at 9:55am on Wednesday 8 September 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected during Thursday. Areas likely to be affected include parts of the Upper Derwent Valley and

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More windy weather on the way

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Furneaux Islands, South East, North East, East Coast and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:24 am Wednesday, 8 September 2021. Damaging west to northwesterly winds overnight Wednesday into Thursday

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Sport

Eagle Reserves into preliminary final

THE New Norfolk Reserves team has booked a spot in this weekend’s SFL preliminary final against the Huonville Lions at North Hobart Oval after a tough hard-fought 10-point victory against the Dodges Ferry Sharks in the first semi-final at Lindisfarne on Saturday. The Eagles held a narrow lead at every

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Night of wild weather

DESPITE only being on the edge of the area covered by last night’s severe weather warning, extreme winds brought down trees and powerlines in the Derwent Valley and closed a local school. Various roads were partially closed by fallen trees, including Lachlan Rd and Lower Swamp Rd at Lachlan, Millvale

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Severe weather warning for part of the Upper Derwent Valley

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in South East and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 4:27 pm Monday, 6 September 2021. DAMAGING SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS TUESDAY MORNING. Weather Situation: A

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