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Remembrance Day service tomorrow

THE New Norfolk Cenotaph in Circle St will be the location of the Derwent Valley’s Remembrance Day service at 10.45am on November 11. The venue is the council chambers forecourt, which will be closed to parking from 8pm tonight (Wednesday) until noon tomorrow (Thursday). This is organised by the New

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Business

Family Funfair postponed due to rain

WITH rain forecast at New Norfolk until next Tuesday, the organisers of the New Norfolk Family Funfair have postponed this weekend’s event for one week. Tickets will be automatically transferred to the same time next week, but refunds and date changes can be arranged online. The travelling Family Fun Fair was established

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Community

Valley crews on fire at state championships

THE New Norfolk Fire Brigade’s senior competition team has returned home from the Tasmanian Fire Brigade Championships with six wins and a state title under its belt. Gretna Fire Brigade’s teams also performed well in multiple categories at the same event at Invermay Park in Launceston this weekend. New Norfolk’s

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – October 27 – November 4

Thursday 4/11/2021 Twilight Stableford – Division 1: R. Collins 20, A. Richardson 19 c/b, R. Rainbird 19, B. Heron 18 c/b, M. Tangata 18; Division 2: G. Hayden 18 c/b, M. Woodhams 18, R. Dureau, G. Triffitt 16 c/b, I. King 16 c/b; Division 3: A. Youd 18, R. Walters

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Community

Derwent Valley teams selected for national robotics contest

TWO groups from New Norfolk have qualified to take part at the national level in the First Lego League competition after their trophy-winning efforts in this year’s Hobart regional event earlier today (Saturday). Representatives of the Derwent Valley Youth Future Action Team (D’FAT) and students from St Brigid’s Catholic School

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Community

In the News: Celebrating Matt’s community contributions

THIS week’s 23rd print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News announces the selection of Matt Hill as the fourth recipient of the Derwent Valley Community Achiever Award. The November award is in recognition of Mr Hill’s years of voluntary service to the community. Most people probably know Matt

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Community

Community support for Ouse housefire victim

THE Ouse community is rallying to support a local resident whose Water St house was destroyed in a $350,000 fire last Saturday night, October 30. Brigades from Ouse, Hamilton, Gretna and Ellendale attended the fire, which was deemed accidental. The Ouse Community Country Club is staging a benefit tonight (Thursday)

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Police

Fatal ATV crash near Wayatinah this morning

POLICE are investigating a crash that resulted in the death of young man from Glenfern early this morning (Sunday). Bridgewater Police say an 18-year-old died at the scene near Wayatinah and a 25-year-old from Hamilton was taken to hospital. “At approximately 3.15am on Sunday, 31 October 2021, police and emergency

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Alert

Derwent flood warning lowered to minor level

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde rivers Issued at 3:32 pm on Saturday 30 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 6: MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING IN THE LOWER DERWENT RIVER Minor flooding is occurring along the Derwent River below Meadowbank Dam

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Alert

Saturday: major flood warning for River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Major Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde Issued at 8:33pm on Friday 29 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 4: MAJOR FLOODING AT DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK. MODERATE FLOODING HAMILTON AND MACQUARIE PLAINS. MINOR FLOODING OUSE AND NEW NORFOLK A peak near

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Alert

Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, for the Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:16pm on Friday 29 October 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong southwesterly winds are expected during

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Road weather alert for Derwent Valley

Road Weather Alert for Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:04 am on Friday 29 October 2021. Reduced visibility in heavy rain and water over roads will make road conditions dangerous during Friday in

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