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River Derwent on flood watch

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Note: This Flood Watch is a “heads up” for possible future flooding and is NOT a Flood Warning. Flood Watch for eastern half of Tasmania Issued at 10:42am on Wednesday 9 June 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Minor to moderate flooding is

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New Norfolk golf results – June 2-6

Saturday 5/6/2021 Petrusma Monthly Medal stroke – A Grade gross: L. Post 71, G. Heron 75 c/b, L. Wardlaw 75; Nett: J. Hall 74-6-68, D. Stevenson 74-5-69, C. Youd 76-6-70; B Grade gross: G. Bailey 85, B. Coy 88, G. Duggan 90; Nett: D. Armstrong 82-13-69, G. Triffitt 86-14-72 c/b,

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New Norfolk wins Tasmanian large town tourism crown

NEW Norfolk will represent Tasmania in the judging for Australia’s top tourism towns later this year, after today being named Tasmania’s top tourism town (population more than 5000) along with Stanley (population less than 5000). The two localities share a history of both having been named Tasmania’s tidiest towns in

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Todays New Norfolk football scores from Cygnet

SENIORSCygnet 3.2 6.11 9.13 13.18 (96)New Norfolk 3.2 5.3 6.9 7.10 (52)Goals – Cygnet: B. Gordon 2, J. Dance 2, J. Direen 2, T. Boscott, J. Lane, N. Clifford, J. Zeitzen, R. Jennings, B. Livingston, R. Wiggins; New Norfolk: J. Clifford 2, J. Crossin 2, B. Chaplin, T. Bailey, B.

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CWA ladies making news, and lunch

THE lucky 13th print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News is on the streets tomorrow (Friday), offering readers another 32 pages of purely local news. Among the 40-odd items in the paper are a couple of photos and a report on the Magra CWA’s successful soup and sandwich

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Eagles flew home after four big games

ALL four New Norfolk Eagles teams were at home on the big Boyer Oval last Saturday for a massive four games of local football. It was an early start for the New Norfolk women in fine but cold conditions for their 9am encounter with OHA. The Eagles took some time

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Teaming up to save lives at Tynwald

THE Lions Club of New Norfolk, New Norfolk Junior Football Club and New Norfolk Cricket Club have collaborated to make a defibrillator available for the many groups who use the Tynwald Park sportsfields. A St John Ambulance defibrillator was presented by Lions Club president Kerry Kievit to NNJFC president Ann

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New Norfolk golf results – May 19-29

Saturday 29/5/2021 Stableford multiplier: I. Holthouse and M. Wardlaw 72, J. Hall and W. Harris 69, C. Youd and T. Lowe 64, L. Dittman and B. Crowley 60. NTPS: 3rd C. Youd, 6/15th J. Hall, 8/17th B. Hall, 11th G. Heron; Superpin: J. Hall; Hole in one 15th, J. Hall.

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New Norfolk in the dark

A POWER outage has tonight plunged half of New Norfolk and surrounding areas into darkness. Power company TasNetworks reports that it is aware of the blackout which is affecting nearly 1000 homes and is investigating the cause. Parts of the town side of New Norfolk are without power, as are

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Severe frost warning for Monday morning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, Midlands and East Coast forecast districts. Issued at 3:44 pm on Sunday 30 May 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.. Severe frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees which can cause significant crop damage are forecast for

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Gallery: Fireworks light up a cold winter’s night

GLEN Derwent has tonight put on a stunning fireworks show for New Norfolk and surrounds. While the heritage home’s cracker night festivities were a ticketed event for about 1000 paying guests, the fireworks display was seen from far and wide, with onlookers seeking out vantage points around the town. The

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Gallery: Big crowd at cracker night at Glen Derwent

THE New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News’ Wayne Shoobridge is enjoying cracker night at Glen Derwent tonight, where a sell-out crowd is enjoying food and entertainment in the lead-up to the fireworks display at 7pm. Wayne has sent in the following photos from the scene. More to come.  

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