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Bronze gong for New Norfolk in national tourism stakes

NEW Norfolk has today been named the bronze prize winner in the Australian Tourism Industry Council’s Top Tourism Town Awards, after being named Tasmania’s top tourism town earlier this year. The Federal Member for Lyons, Brian Mitchell MHR, said third-place on the national stage was a fitting recognition for one

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Minor flood warning for River Derwent, Ouse and Clyde

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Initial Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde Issued at 4:26pm on Thursday 28 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 1: MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP ALONG OUSE, CLYDE AND DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK DURING FRIDAY BASED ON FORECAST RAINFALL Minor flooding may develop

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:53pm on Thursday 28 October 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and strong southeasterly winds are expected during

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Flooding no longer expected

Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 12:22 pm on Monday 25 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 4: FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED IN RIVER DERWENT CATCHMENT In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday, rainfall totals of 1-5 mm were recorded across the River Derwent catchment. Since 9

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Minor flooding of Ouse and Clyde possible tonight

Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 7:27pm on Sunday 24 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 3: MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE ALONG THE OUSE RIVER AND CLYDE RIVER SUNDAY EVENING Minor flooding may develop along the Ouse River at Ouse and Clyde River at Hamilton from Sunday evening. In

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – October 6-23

Saturday 23/10/2021 Stroke – A Grade gross: L. Post 71, B. Watt 78, T. Lowe 79; Nett: M. Tangata 79-12-67, J. Miller 77-7-70, D. Stevenson 76-5-71 c/b; B Grade gross: D. Post 82, D. Hack 84, A. Watts 88; Nett: L. Heron 83-15-68, G. Duggan 83-14-69, M. Smith 86-16-70; C

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Initial minor flood warning for the Derwent and Ouse rivers

Initial Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent and Ouse RiverIssued at 8:36pm on Saturday 23 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 1: MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE DERWENT AND OUSE RIVER FROM SUNDAY Minor flooding may develop along the Ouse River at Ashton and Ouse during Sunday, based on

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River Derwent on flood watch

Initial Flood Watch Derwent, Huon, South East, North, North East, North West Issued at 12:25 pm on Friday 22 October 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 1 Minor flooding is likely from Saturday afternoon. Isolated moderate flooding is possible at some locations in the northeast. A trough

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Weekend warning for sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 10:09 am on Saturday 23 October 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that rain and showers, cold temperatures, and southerly winds are expected during Saturday and Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include

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Business

Positions vacant at New Norfolk and Bushy Park pools

ADVERTISEMENT: THE New Norfolk Olympic Swimming Pool and Bushy Park War Memorial Pool are now recruiting for the summer season. Lifeguards are required for both locations, these must be qualified including first aid. Kiosk staff are also required and juniors will be considered. There are also positions for learn-to-swim instructors,

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Man found with multiple injuries in Andrews St, New Norfolk

POLICE are seeking information about a man receiving head injuries at New Norfolk early Tuesday morning this week. Tasmania Police spokesman Anthony Marr said a 44-year-old man had been found unresponsive in Andrews St. “The man had a number of significant head injuries including a substantial laceration to his ear,

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Upper Derwent Valley frost warning

Frost Warningfor the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Issued at 9:45 pm on Tuesday 19 October 2021. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Wednesday morning in parts of the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Please be aware: Temperatures

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