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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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Sport

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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Events

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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Sunday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands and East Coast forecast districts Issued at 9:57am on Saturday 29 May 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees are forecast for Sunday morning in parts of the

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Sport

Today’s footy scores from Boyer Oval

SENIORSNew Norfolk 3.2 8.3 10.7 15.9 (99)Brighton 2.1 3.2 3.2 4.2 (26)Goals – New Norfolk: J. Crossin 4, J. Hills 2, C. Wilson 2, B. Triffett 2, T. Ford 2, J. Bearman, W. Burgess, J. Sokolski; Brighton: C. Salter 2, B. Shaw, L. Phillips.Best – New Norfolk: J. Hills, J.

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Severe frost warning for Saturday morning

Frost Warningfor the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 7:21 pm EST on Friday 28 May 2021. Severe frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees which can cause significant crop damage are forecast for Saturday morning

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Sport

Big day of footy coming up at Boyer Oval

AFTER an inconsistent day at Shark Park last weekend, all four New Norfolk football teams return to home territory at Boyer Oval tomorrow (Saturday) for a big day of football. The New Norfolk District Football Club looks forward to a big crowd to support the home teams. It was all

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People

Two new life members at New Norfolk Cricket Club

TWO new life members were admitted to the New Norfolk Cricket Club when the Red Caps held their annual trophy dinner last Saturday night. The function was held at the New Norfolk RSL Club and the club expressed its appreciation to the hosts and to the trophy donors. The new

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People

Caroline lived life to the full

THERE was no better choice than Here Comes the Sun, by the Beatles, for the funeral of Caroline Walker in Western Australia two months ago. Known throughout the Derwent Valley and Central Highlands, Caroline was loyal, determined and full of life. After several local government and community roles from the

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